Team Leader - Financial Operations

Liberty Financial

Location: Melbourne

Job Type: Not Specified


About the role

Do you have a passion for numbers and people? Looking for a new opportunity in a collaborative and supportive environment?

Our Finance team are looking for an experienced Team Leader to lead a cohesive Financial Operations team that provides a timely delivery of daily financial transactions, accounting requirements, whilst ensuring all relevant accounts and systems are reconciled and any anomalies investigated and resolved quickly.

As a free-thinking Team Leader - Financial Operations, you can:

  • Provide effective leadership to enable the team to identify and implement process improvements,
  • Proactively engage with business units, whilst efficiently and effectively implement their product changes,
  • Ensure the provision of timely and accurate financial information,
  • Guarantee a smooth, reliable and accurate transaction processing function,
  • Identify and champion risk management practices, and
  • Build and maintain a high performing team who work efficiently and communicate necessary, and
  • Embrace, promote and champion Liberty's culture.


  • Previously worked as a Financial Operations Team Leader
  • Degree qualification in Finance, Commerce, Accounting and/or an equivalent level of skills or knowledge gained through experience
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to influence best practices
  • Passionate about process improvements and problem-solving
  • Excellent time management skills to ensure deadlines are met
  • Passionate about developing, supporting and leading a high performing team.

Who are we?

Established 25 years ago, Liberty are pioneers in specialty finance, offering flexible monetary solutions previously not available from other financial institutions. Fast-forward to today and Liberty Group has evolved into a progressive and people centric company. We pride ourselves on providing an exciting, stable and rewarding work environment.

Why join the Liberty Group?

At Liberty, we celebrate people bringing their most genuine and authentic selves to work and we’re incredibly proud of the diverse and inclusive culture we’ve built. We’re living this commitment through our gender equality, disability, LGBTQIA+, mental health and religious and cultural initiatives. As we work towards helping people get financial, we acknowledge and value the contribution of indigenous Australians, Torres Strait Islanders and other cultural minority communities.

We strive for diversity and inclusion within our workforce and deliver a number of initiatives for our community. We are proud to be a certified B Corporation and endorsed by Work180.

We are thrilled to be the ABA Employer of Choice 2022, Employer of the Year 2021 at the Women in Finance Awards and MFAA Diversity and Inclusion Award 2022 - we will never be finished making Liberty the best place to work. We believe it’s the little extras that can make a big difference in helping our team meet their needs. There’s more to working at Liberty than just great financial rewards – we provide access to a large number of great benefits such as:

  • Wellness perks including, free counselling, yoga and meditation classes, flu vaccinations, health checks, massages, private health and gym subsidies,
  • We are social with monthly themed lunches and events, EOY and EOFY parties,
  • Flexible work arrangements post 6 months,
  • On-site company provided school holiday program,
  • Community groups such as our internal Pride Network (LGBTQIA+), Neurodiversity, Women in Leadership, Green Stars (environmental enthusiasts!) and more,
  • An opportunity to give back to the community with our Lend-A-Hand initiatives, and
  • Career progression opportunities with access to online development courses.

Liberty is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from all people, regardless of race, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or disability.

All successful candidates will be contacted for a phone screen.

You’ve got this!