- Exciting projects and transformation in progress
- Collaborative environment
- Achieve a better work/life balance
Working collaboratively with the Director Customer and Corporate Services, you will commit to shaping a strategic vision of financial sustainability to ensure the City’s short and longer term visions and strategies are supported. Taking responsibility for financial planning, reporting and measurement you will oversee the finance function and business partnering approach to ensure the organisation is well connected and can deliver high quality services for the community.
As the trusted person for financial information, you will be a key strategist for the Council, CEO and Executive Leadership Team and will build excellent relationships with internal and external stakeholders over time.
Together with your team, you will bring a strong focus on continuous improvement and enhance the overall operations of the finance function. You will support capability growth of your team by creating a positive and empowered workforce that embraces a progressive and warm approach to providing high quality finance support across the organisation.
You are a CPA/CA qualified professional with broad experience working in complex environments. An awareness of the legislative and planning frameworks that public sector organisations operate within would be an advantage. You are calm under pressure and take a collaborative approach to the way you work. You enjoy building relationships and leveraging the knowledge of others. You have led the transformation of a finance function in the past and have a track record of developing high performance teams and cultures.
City of Greater Geelong values equal opportunity, fairness and enjoys a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applications are encouraged from people with a disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent, and people of all other cultural backgrounds. To apply for the role please email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org, quoting reference number JO-1906-96171 in the subject line of your email.