Finance Business Partner


Location: Lenah Valley

Job Type: Full time


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We deliver power to Tasmanians. Our vision is to be trusted by our customers to deliver today and create a better tomorrow.

We own, operate and maintain the electricity transmission and distribution network in Tasmania. We deliver a safe, cost-effective and reliable electricity supply to more than 295,000 residential, commercial and industrial customers. We facilitate the transfer of electricity between Victoria and Tasmania via Basslink, the sub-sea electricity interconnector. We also provide telecommunications and technology services.

About the role

As a Finance Business Partner you are responsible for providing strategic business partnering support to the business to enable informed business decision making that will drive delivery of our strategic objectives.

The role will provide an opportunity to work in a dynamic and changing environment and acts as the key point of contact for finance related activity, including financial analysis, forecasting and budgeting, key business insights & commentary of business performance. This role has the key focus of delivering on customer service for the Governance and CEO business unit whist supporting the Network, Non Network and Operation area.

Are you a up and coming finance professional looking to embark on the next exciting chapter of your professional career? Are you technically sound with strong problem solving and solution skills, highly financially numerate and literate, and have excellent interpersonal and relationships building skills?

If you answered yes to the above questions we would love to hear from you.

About Us

At TasNetworks, we own, operate and maintain the electricity transmission and distribution network in Tasmania. We deliver a safe, efficient and reliable electricity supply to more than 285,000 residential, commercial and industrial customers. We are Powering a bright future, it's in our DNA;

  • We are our customers too
  • Safety is at the heart of all we do
  • We unify and respond to challenges
  • Trusted to deliver
  • We embrace diversity and forward thinking

About you

To be successful you will establish and foster trusting stakeholder relationships, through working collaboratively and guiding the business to ensure robust financial oversight and drive business improvement outcomes.

You will demonstrate strong problem solving and solution skills, analytical and critical thinking gained within a professional environment while having proven excellent time management abilities to manage several priorities and interdependencies.

A confident communicator with highly developed attention to detail with ability to accurately analyse and interpret financial data and link them to corporate strategic goals. The ability to successfully influence non-finance partners and strategic initiatives to drive the business forward is a must.

Tertiary qualification in Business, Commerce or Accounting, CPA/CA (or equivalent) qualified or working towards and have knowledge and experience in financial and management accounting is a must.

This is an outstanding opportunity for an up and coming dynamic and high calibre candidate to become a part of a successful and collaborative partnering team and a company that truly embraces diversity and flexibility!

What's on offer

This is a full time opportunity based at Maria St, Lenah Valley with the expectation to work 1 to 2 days a week from Cambridge.

At TasNetworks we want to power a bright future for our people, our community and our customers. We offer a supportive work environment where safety is at the heart of everything we do. We offer our team excellent benefits including flexible work arrangements, paid volunteer days, discounted health insurance, free onsite parking, onsite gyms (or gym rebate if unavailable) and professional development opportunities. We are proud to be work180 accredited, check us out here.

Can you see yourself living here?

Based in Tasmania’s capital, historic Hobart/nipaluna will be a phenomenal base in order for you to succeed in this role. You will be situated on the gorgeous river Derwent with appealing world heritage wilderness areas just a stone’s throw away. Enjoy a relaxed lifestyle with easy access to iconic settings such as Mona, Port Arthur and the historic Hobart Water Front.

You’ve got this!