Finance Business Partner

Job title : Finance Business Partner
Location : Melbourne
Job type : Permanent or Full Time
Salary : Attractive Salary Package + 17% Superannuation
Contact name : Brendan Close
Contact email :
Job reference : 1269434
Organisational Profile

Sharp & Carter is partnering with a higher education organisation who have an excellent reputation in Australia. The role has become available due to an internal promotion.

The Role
  • Participate in portfolio management meetings, presenting on financial business performance, providing forward looking insight, addressing issues or areas of concern or risk and providing input into strategic planning and operational decision making.
  • Investigate opportunities as well as high risk and material financial issues and propose solutions to drive a satisfactory outcome.
  • Provide information and advice on financial feasibility of new business directions and strategic developments, taking in account organisational requirements and key performance indicators.
  • Provide costings, pricing and cost benefit analysis on a range of projects, including commercial activities and tenders.
  • Partner with the leaders of assigned portfolio to develop the annual budget and quarterly forecast, understanding the portfolio strategy and recommending opportunities for improvement or change that deliver on financial targets.
  • Support the CFO in delivering the long term financial strategy within assigned portfolio.
  • Complete position description available upon request.
Candidate Profile
  • CPA / CA qualified
  • Significant experience in financial management and related activities, preferably in a large and complex organization
  • Strong knowledge and experience of budgeting, forecasting and financial reporting, delivering consistently accurate and clear information
Salary & Benefits
  • Attractive salary package + 17% superannuation
  • Work from home 2 - 3 days per week
  • Excellent parental leave (primary carer)
  • Annual leave loading
  • Discounted formal education
How to Apply

Please click on the appropriate link to apply online. Alternatively, to arrange a confidential discussion, contact Brendan Close at