Assistant Director, Financial Governance At face2face Recruitment

face2face reference: 596613
Location: Canberra, ACT
Hours: full-time
Entry requirements: Baseline (minimum)
Remuneration: $113,631 to $119,891 annually, plus super

About the role:

This role will operate within the Department’s Finance, Governance and Budget Division and work closely with the Department’s legal and finance sections to support the broader Department in delivering a wide range of activities including Procurement, Financial Delegations, Accountable Authority Instructions (AAIs), Financial Literacy and Compliance Reporting.


  • Provide Financial Governance expertise and advice to business areas to ensure compliance with legislative requirements.
  • Liaise professionally with internal and external stakeholders such as Divisions, Auditors, and other Commonwealth agencies.
  • Monitor and respond to helpdesk enquiries.
  • Review, investigate and report non‐compliance with Finance Law in line with the legislative requirements

Required experience/skills:

  • Strong working knowledge of Financial Governance or Management Frameworks.
  • Ability to proactively engage with stakeholders to provide accurate and timely advice on Financial Policy and compliance enquiries.
  • Excellent communications skills and the ability to develop and maintain good working relationships.
  • Ability to analyse continuous improvement and process issues and effectively communicate advice to others in a way which is persuasive and appropriate to the audience.
  • A working knowledge of SAP.

If this sounds like the role for you, and you’d like to learn more, click apply now. f2f Recruitment team will be happy to assist you.

Dylan Macleod

[email protected]

02 6199 5750”>

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April 2024