Manager, Financial Management

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Job Reference:
SA Public Sector Employees Only
Business Unit:
Adelaide, CBD
Salary Range:
$117,554 - $121,992
up to 12 months
Closing Date:
14 Dec 2022

Role Highlights

  • Working in a dynamic team in the Department of the Premier and Cabinet.
  • Develop your financial and operational knowledge and skills.
  • Drive change through participation in key financial or business projects.

Role Details

The Manager Financial Management is responsible for the leadership and direction of the Financial Management function of the department, which includes the maintenance of an effective and efficient internal control environment for the department through the administration of financial systems and processes. The Manager Financial Management oversees the operation of Basware NG, ANZ Expense Manager and government purchase cards, QBT Travel Management System and the department's Relationship Authorisation Manager portal. This role undertakes critical end of financial year activities and prepares information included in the annual financial statements, which includes the review of the annual financial statements prepared by Shared Services SA (SSSA) for the department and its customers. The Manager Financial Management manages the SSSA service level agreements including performance, liaises with internal and external audit and undertakes key activities during machinery of government transitions. This role leads a team of three and provides expert advice to the Director, Finance and Procurement and the department.

Special Conditions

  • The Incumbent will be required to participate in the department's Performance Management Program.
  • The Incumbent may be assigned to another position at this remuneration level or equivalent.
  • Some work outside of normal hours will be required.
  • Some interstate travel involving overnight absences will be required.
  • This role requires a National Criminal History check.

Essential Qualifications

  • A degree qualification in commerce, accounting, finance or economics majoring in accounting.

For more information please see the role description:

About the Department

The Department of the Premier and Cabinet (DPC) drives the Premier's priorities in South Australia. Our staff enjoy working with colleagues who value integrity, knowledge and intellectual capability. They are committed to providing personal advice and services, and more importantly, don't see what they do as "just a job". They exemplify the public sector purpose: Making a difference so South Australia thrives.

About the Business

The Finance and Procurement team falls within the Communities and Corporate division of the Department of the Premier and Cabinet. The Director, Finance and Procurement oversees the Finance Team who are responsible for internal budget management and management reporting, reporting to the Executive Leadership Team and the Department of Treasury and Finance, annual financial statements, management of the department's operational and financial systems and financial compliance activities. The Procurement team provides procurement services to the department and its customers, including procurement governance and framework, provision of professional procurement consultancy services and advice, and the establishment and management of high value/highly complex contracts.

Contact Us

Enquiries to Joanne Milton - Management, Financial Management
(08) 8429 7337
The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.