Finance Business Partner

Location: Somerton Posted Date: January 15, 2020
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Employer Job Id: 567230 Careermine Job Id: 1829093
Finance Business Partner
Job ID: 567230
Job type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: Somerton
Categories: Finance & Administration

Who we are
Downer is the leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand. Through trusted relationships and world leading insight we work closely with our customers to design, build and sustain assets, infrastructure and facilities.
Position summary
  • Based in Somerton
  • ASX listed organisation
  • Full-time permanent position

Downer is an ASX listed and leading Infrastructure and Service business with a sizable footprint across Australia and New Zealand delivering projects large and small across a diverse range of industries. This opportunity is specifically working with the Downer Roads Services division in the role of Finance Business Partner, a critical function for the ongoing development of one of the most established of the Downer business segments.

As the Finance Business Partner, you will work specifically with our VIC, SA & TAS Pavements business unit to monitor and analyse the business conditions and performance. You will be tasked with providing expert financial commentary on business as usual, as well as using financial data to identify and capitalise on potential opportunities for the growth of the business. Reporting into and working with the leadership team you will work collaboratively with the finance and operational functions executing finance improvements to BAU on top of ongoing transformation projects from planning to completion.

You will have:
  • Tertiary qualifications in Finance, Accounting, or related field.
  • CPA or CA qualification
  • Proven track record in a commercial finance function, ideally with a strong background in analytics and business transformation.
  • Previous experience in infrastructure, construction and maintenance industry highly desirable.
  • Hands-on business accounting experience, budgeting, forecasting, month-end and P&L management & reporting.
  • Applied knowledge of Change and Project Management methodologies, with a history of delivering quantified successful outcomes.
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal with the ability to converse with all layers of the business.
  • High attention to detail, with a successful working knowledge of policy, regulations, contractual requirements and risk.

On offer is the opportunity to make your stamp on Downer, being a key player in the continuous evolution of market-leading ASX listed business, indirectly providing input to the strategic direction of the business unit.

To register your interest hit "apply now" or for more information on this opportunity please contact - Samantha Temple, Talent & Sourcing Business Partner E:

Please note, screening and interviews may take place prior to the closing date - applications may also close before this date.

Downer does not accept any unsolicited resume referrals from Recruitment Agencies. Please do not submit any resumes or associated profiles to the Downer careers portal or to any Downer employees. Downer will not pay any placement fees relating to unsolicited resume referrals.