Finance Manager


Location: Stapylton

Job Type: Full time


Ventia Pty Ltd

Opportunity for a strong Finance Manager to join Ventia - one of the largest essential services providers in Australia and New Zealand, offering growth, inclusion, and access to wider company benefits.

About the role

The Finance Manager will support and partner with the Project Director by providing high level information to drive operational management, though, reporting and analysis, completion of month end functions, forecasting, cost reporting and process improvement for the project portfolio.

The Finance Manager will report to the Senior Finance Manager, and themselves have day to day management of a small finance team and work collaboratively with team Commercial team and other stakeholders.

The role location is hybrid, based at the Staplyton office, with the flexibility to balance office presence with working from home.

Key responsibilities

  • Timely completion of month end process including cost & revenue allocation
  • Responsible for all financial processes and transactional data, ensuring accurate and timely completion
  • Prepare budgeting and forecasting requirements, inclusive of P&L, Balance Sheet and Cash flow
  • Prepare management financial reports with insight into operational drivers
  • Maintain detailed knowledge of financial aspects of contracts & sub-contracts within the portfolio, including application of various commercial arrangements and models
  • Submit customer invoices in line with contract terms with a focus on efficient billing practices
  • Drive business & process improvement
  • Proactively manage key internal and external stakeholder relationships
  • Mentor and guide the finance team


  • Access to learning, career development, and collaboration opportunities through Ventia’s Finance Academy.
  • Access Ventia’s Employee Benefits Program, offering discounts at major retailers, travel, health and wellbeing resources, and more.
  • Belong to a connected, innovative and passionate team of finance professionals throughout Australia and New Zealand.

About you

  • Hold a degree in accounting, commence or related discipline with a CA or CPA
  • Have intermediate to Advanced Microsoft Excel experience
  • Prior experience working with SAP or similar ERP
  • Experienced in cost reporting and process improvement
  • The Ability to manage, maintain, manipulate and analyse complex and large data sets
  • Demonstrated experience in managing a team and demonstrated interpersonal communication skills and the ability to work as a member of a team
  • The flexibly and adaptively to work in a complex environment with multiple stakeholders
  • Experience in the transport or construction industry highly regarded

About Ventia

Ventia is a leading infrastructure services company, operating across Australia and New Zealand. Our clients are the owners and operators of assets that are critical to our local communities. We pride ourselves on working smart, safely and sustainably, harnessing the latest technologies and brightest minds. With a diverse and proud heritage, we have a track record of delivering essential services to the communities in which we operate.


We acknowledge the importance of our people’s diverse experiences, talents and cultures. Embracing diversity and creating inclusion is a key component of our talent strategy. The creation of a diverse, inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply for this vacancy.

How to apply

Please click on the “apply” link to apply.
For further information regarding this position please contact . The recruiter can also scope with you opportunities to engage with our disability inclusion manager or Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander employment team for additional resources

Position Reference Number: 152875

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