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Reference Number 21167
Position Title Finance Partner
Employment Type Permanent Full Time
Hours Per Week 38.00
  • Permanent Full Time Position
  • Coorparoo, Brisbane Location
  • Flexible Working Arrangements & Generous Salary Packaging Benefits

Vision Australia is a leading national provider of blindness and low vision services in Australia.

Vision Australia exists to support people who are blind or have low vision to live the life they choose. Vision Australia provides services to more than 25,500 people clients from 35 Vision Australia centres in Victoria, New South Wales, the Australian Capital Territory, Queensland, South Australia and Western Australia; and through outreach programs in the Northern Territory and Tasmania.

An exciting opportunity awaits an experienced and suitably qualified Finance Partner to join our team in Coorparoo, Brisbane.


As a Finance Partner at Vision Australia you will:

  • Clearly understand the key drivers that support business performance in each area of responsibility;
  • Work closely with the Financial Controller and data team to ensure that the integrity of the reported financial information is sound;
  • Critically assess the viability of initiatives and projects supported or proposed by the business units;
  • Identify and recommend enhancements and opportunities to create value in the portfolio of businesses supported;
  • Ensure that the business units have an operational plan to support delivery of budgeted outcomes and hold the businesses accountable to that plan;
  • Review current reporting processes and initiate changes to reflect best practice and minimise risk


To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Tertiary qualification in Business/Accounting with CPA or ICAA membership;
  • Strong commercial acumen and business decision making;
  • Excellent leadership, communication and stakeholder management;
  • Experience in developing business cases relating to costing projects;
  • Significant stakeholder management skills and an ability to use non-technical language.

Working as part of Vision Australia you will enjoy a values based organisation with benefits including:

  • Friendly values based working environments
  • Generous salary packaging options
  • Exciting career paths
  • Exceptional professional development opportunities
  • Flexible working arrangements

We’re always on the lookout for energetic, motivated people who share our values to be Person Centred, Accountable, Collaborative, Commercially Focused and Agile.

Do you want to become a part of a team that supports a future where our clients have the opportunity like never before to live the life they choose? Please select the 'Apply' button below to be taken to our online application process.

Applications should consist of a full resume and a cover letter. Candidates should address the essential job competencies as outlined the position description and should also consider and be able to demonstrate Vision Australia’s organisational values which are central to the organisation’s culture. Applications should be uploaded as a word file. Please note pdf documents are not accepted for accessibility reasons.

As part of Vision Australia’s commitment to being an inclusive employer and embedding a culture where staff, volunteers and clients can be themselves and feel safe, and to protecting the best interests and safety of children and vulnerable people, successful applicants will be subject to a number of pre-employment checks including criminal history and working with children.

For more information about working at Vision Australia go to 

We encourage applications from candidates who are blind or have low vision.

Contact Person Melissa Stewart
Contact Number 0429042359
Closing Date 19/01/2020
Position Description
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