Principal Consultant - School Finance Systems
This is a thirty-nine () month fixed term, full-time position commencing ASAP
The Financial Services branch is seeking an enthusiastic Principal Consultant - School Finance Systems to join their team.
As the successful applicant you will provide leadership and strategic direction for the ongoing development, implementation and quality assurance of financial software, financial management systems and processes used in schools. You will implement and review Departmental policies, guidelines, standards and strategic planning to support financial management systems used by schools, ensuring schools financial management systems are enhanced to incorporate contemporary trends and legislative requirements.
The Financial Services branch is responsible for the provision of support to schools on all transactional and technical financial matters as well as finance policy support. The branch also has responsibility for coordinating the schools' financial systems and for development and provision of training as required.
This selection process will initially be used to fill the above vacancy. Applicants assessed as suitable during this selection process may be considered for other similar vacancies that occur throughout our branch for up to months following this initial appointment. This includes circumstances where this position becomes subsequently vacant should the successful applicant decline or vacate the advertised position.
To be suitable for this role, you will need to demonstrate the following work related requirements:
Further information about this position can be found in the attached job description form (JDF).
Applications will be assessed against the selection criteria of the position. The business needs of the branch may also be considered. It is therefore recommended that you consider all information contained in the advertisement and any other related information before applying for the vacancy.
The Department is an equal opportunity employer and encourages people with disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and persons from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply.
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