GAZ - EL2 - ACT/VIC - Group Finance Partner
: Tuesday 18 May 2021 at 11:59pm (midnight) - AEST . Late applications will not be accepted.
Who can apply:
Please note this opportunity isavailable to current Australian Public Service employees and all eligible members of the community.
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The Department of Home Affairs is responsible for centrally coordinated strategy and policy leadership in relation to domesticnational security arrangements, law enforcement, emergency management, counter-terrorism, social cohesion, the protection of our sovereignty, the integrity of our border and the resilience of our national infrastructure.
The Australian Border Force, an operationally independent body within the Department of Home Affairs, is Australia's frontline border law enforcement agency and Australia's customs service.The Australian Border Force's mission is to protect Australia's border and facilitate the legitimatemovement of people and goods across it.
Overview of the Branch and Section:
The branch is responsible for internal budget allocations (departmental/administered and capital), internal management reporting and analysis, providing strategic financial advice to stakeholders through the Group Finance Partner network, and delivering a strategic costing framework for the Portfolio.
About the role:
Group Finance Partners (GFPs) act as the strategic link between Finance Division and the Department. GFPs are responsible for leading small to medium sized teams providing financial support to discrete business areas in a business partnering arrangement.
This service includes providing strategic financial advice to business, assisting with establishing budgets and forecasts, and undertaking financial reporting to the Client Network. GFP teams also play a role in assisting projects with their financial management responsibilities. The nature of the GFP role is that it primarily reports through to the CFO and is expected to provide analysis and insight into business areas to inform whole of Department budget and reporting strategies.
Home Affairs is a dynamic and fast paced environment and finance partners are required to be flexible, agile and outcome focused.
Our ideal candidate:
Our ideal candidate will:
The following knowledge and experience is highly desirable:
As part of your application, you will be required to prepare a response document (minimum 11pt font in MSWord or PDF format), which you will upload in the next section.
Please ensure you read the instructions carefully, noting failure to address identified requirements may lead to your application being deemed ineligible.
Please provide a one page pitch (in total) describing:
We encourage you to review the role requirements and the relevant APS Work Level Standards when crafting your response.
How to apply:
Prior to preparing your response it is recommended you review the Work Level Standards relevant to the classification you are applying to. It may also be useful to refer to the Integrated Leadership System information relevant to the classification. You are required to submit your application in Home Affairs' online recruitment system (ourPeople).
As part of your application you will need to provide:
Eligibility and Specific Conditions of Employment
To be eligible to work with the Department of Home Affairs you must:
If you are experiencing problems submitting your application online, please email the nature of the issues you are experiencing to Recruitment (firstname.lastname@example.org) including screen captures if necessary. A response will be sent during business hours.
Remuneration: The Departmentoffers an attractive remuneration package, including salary, superannuation benefits and flexible working conditions appropriate to the level of the position.
Information about employment in the Department of Home Affairs, and advice on how to apply for vacancies can be obtained from the department's website at http://www.homeaffairs.gov.au/about/careers-recruitment
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