Job Details
  • ReferenceBH-140706
  • LocationCanberra
  • SalaryCompetitive
  • Job TypeFull Time
  • Posted3 months ago
  • ConsultantJess Kaur
As one of the Australia’s largest providers of human resources solutions, Chandler Macleod has a proven track record of unleashing potential in people and companies. For over 40 years Chandler Macleod’s recruitment business has connected leading-edge projects and employers with outstanding business professionals.

Our Federal Government client is seeking to engage a APS5 Finance Business Partner on a Non-ongoing (12 months with extensions) or S26 Transfer contract.

Position Overview

Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Advise Project Sponsors, Directors and Teams on acquisition budgets (incl AEs and BEs), including affordability, real cost increases / decreases, cross levelling, contingency, forex, etc.
  • Facilitate project input into the budget cycle including project approvals, budgets, forecasts and phasings in IBRS
  • Advise on project financial governance and compliance, capitalisation plans, delegations, and accountabilities
  • Provide independent analysis and advice on program / project financial performance, cost indexation, risks, pressures, and opportunities
  • Monitor and advise on project financial structures and accounting treatments, including complex transactions and international agreements, capital and operating classifications, cost recognition and cost allocations
  • Provide financial accounting oversight and support to projects including, for example, AUC reconciliations, Asset Valuation Models (AVMs), asset rollouts and accruals / prepayments.
  • Coordinate and provide financial inputs for project and program reporting to Senior Defence Committees and input into departmental and Ministerial briefings and submissions
  • Coordinate and quality assure project reconciliations and responses for statutory reporting and audit requirements

Mandatory Requirements:
  • Applicants be Australian Citizens.

If you feel you are a suitable candidate submit your application by hitting “Apply for this job”. Alternatively, you can call Neville Smith on 02 6268 9916 or email for further discussion.