Executive Manager Finance (Deputy CFO)
- Senior executive appointment
- Build financial and people organisational capability
- Be part of a critical mission to protect lives and property
The Executive Manager Finance (Deputy CFO) is responsible for the collaborative leadership and management of the finance team to ensure the sound, effective, financial management of CFA’s operating budget and the provision of financial services to support CFA’s corporate strategy. The role reports to the Executive Director Finance, Chief Financial Officer.
Success requires maximising the value delivered by the Finance Directorate through collaborative and productive relationships with internal clients and stakeholders. This requires exceptional interpersonal skills, in particular the ability to negotiate and influence effectively.
You will be a collaborative, people-focused leader who brings a sharp focus to financial sustainability and continuous improvement. As an accomplished senior financial executive, you have both breadth and depth in finance functions, and are confident in developing long term strategy and engagement for Executive and Board level. A reputation for the highest levels of integrity must be your hallmark.
Important criteria are expertise in accounting standards and other policies relevant to public sector financial management, governance, and reporting. Professionally qualified accountant status with full and current membership of the CAANZ, CPA, or equivalent is expected.
From informal beginnings, CFA has grown to be one of the largest volunteer-based emergency service organisations in the world.
CFA members are key to the success of the organisation because they are deeply connected with their local area and have a unique understanding of their community risk.
The CFA, as a volunteer-based organisation, works together with communities to keep Victorians safe from fire and other emergencies.
For more information about the CFA visit: www.cfa.vic.gov.au
To apply – please go to fisherleadership.com and click on ‘APPLY ONLINE’ using reference CFAemd1120, addressing your cover letter and resume to David Baber, of Fisher Leadership, or call +61 1300 347 437 for further information.
For a copy of the Position Description, click here.
Applications close: Thursday 3rd December