Senior Finance Business Partner

Australian National University (ANU)
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
USD 47.89 - 51.21 per hour
03 Mar 2021
12 Mar 2021
Classification: ANU Officer 8
Salary package: $99,612 - $106,517 per annum plus 17% Superannuation
Terms: 1x Full time, Continuing 1x Fulltime, Fixed term (18 months)

The Australian National University, one of the world's leading research universities, has an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated, customer serviced focused finance professional to work within the University's Finance and Business Services Division (F&BS). F&BS supports the University's strategic and operational goals through the provision of professional corporate financial management and administration, reporting and effective business services.

Position Overview

The Senior Finance Business Partner is responsible for providing financial analysis, insight and support to executive and key university stakeholders to enable them and the University to achieve key business and strategic objectives and outcomes. They are a senior member of the Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) team within the Finance and Business Services Division.

The position will lead the coordination and preparation of their business units annual budget, quarterly forecasts, business case development and costings, and the monthly financial reporting and support.

A successful candidate in this role will be responsive to relevant University stakeholders and collaborate with colleagues across the University to lead, develop and implement financial processes, strategies and initiatives.

Your relevant tertiary qualifications (CA, CPA) and experience applying contemporary financial management practices and analytical and problem solving skills will be complimented by excellent communication skills and stakeholder engagement.

For enquires regarding this role please, please contact Neil Dawson, Finance Manager - Central Portfolios P: (02) 6125 8757 E:

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Application information

In order to apply for this role please make sure that you upload the following documents:
  • A statement addressing the selection criteria.
  • A current curriculum vitae (CV) which includes the names and contact details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous supervisor). If your CV does not include referees you can complete these online when prompted in the application form.
  • Other documents, if required.

Applications which do not address the selection criteria may not be considered for the position.

Please note: The successful applicant must have rights to live and work in this country and is subject to a criminal police check

Position Description & Selection Criteria

Advertised: 23 Feb 2021 09:00:00 AM AUS Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: 09 Mar 2021 11:55:00 PM AUS Eastern Daylight Time