City of Armadale
Finance Business Partner

Posted: 11 May
Closes: 08 Jun


Finance Business Partner

We are set up for flexibility - compressed work week or remote working

Salary Range is $100,900 - $120,300 per annum, plus 11% super (2 year contract)

July 2024 Salary Range is $105,000 - $125,161

New Industrial Agreement 2024, salary increases scheduled for July,2025, and 2026

About Us

Join a dynamic team at the City of Armadale dedicated to serving our community. Our Finance Team provides essential support to our various departments, ensuring they can achieve their objectives effectively. We assess needs, allocate resources, and implement innovative financial solutions to drive our city's growth and prosperity. Join us in making a difference in Armadale's future.

What You Will Be Working On

In your role as a Finance Business Partner, you will be uniquely positioned to shape the financial strategy of our city. Here’s what you can look forward to:

  • Strategic Influence: Collaborate directly with department leaders to steer financial planning and operations. Your insights will directly influence our strategic decisions, helping us optimize our resources and enhance our city services.
  • Innovative Projects: Engage in key projects that aim to transform our financial practices. From developing comprehensive fiscal policies to introducing cutting-edge financial technologies, your work will be at the forefront of financial innovation in public service.
  • Advisory Excellence: Elevate our financial acumen as you serve as a crucial advisor across departments. You will demystify complex financial data and foster an environment where every team member becomes a savvy financial strategist in their own right.
  • Impactful Leadership: Beyond numbers, your role will involve mentoring and building the financial knowledge of our teams, making a lasting impact on how they operate and deliver results.

By joining us, you will not just be doing a job. You will be actively participating in moulding the financial future of Armadale, ensuring that we continue to thrive and serve our community effectively.

About You

We are seeking candidates who:

  • Hold a Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Accounting, or Commerce and maintain a CPA accreditation.
  • Demonstrate a minimum of five years of practical experience in Management Accounting or financial analysis roles.
  • Possess extensive knowledge of accounting practices, financial reporting, budget management, and legislative requirements.
  • Have experience in building financial literacy and delivering training to diverse audiences.
  • Demonstrate strong conceptual thinking and problem-solving skills to drive strategic and operational outcomes.
  • Possess excellent communication skills and the ability to influence and align others towards organisational objectives.

What it is Like Working Here

You will be joining a team where the values of safety, honesty, accountability, respect, and professionalism are the way we work every day.

You will become a part of a supportive working culture where your ideas are valued, your growth is nurtured, and your work is impactful and makes a difference to our growing community.

Other benefits include:

  • We are set up for flexibility – we can compress your working week into a shorter period (9 day fortnight or 19 day month) and support remote working where we can
  • We are set up to improve your Wellbeing - Free membership to Armadale Fitness and Aquatic Centre, offering access to gym, pool, sauna, group classes as well as a annual calendar of Wellbeing events.
  • If you put in extra super, we will match it (up to a maximum of 15%) which will help secure your financial future
  • Flexible leave policies and additional days off
  • Employee Assistance Program for personal and professional support
  • 17.5% Annual Leave Loading for when you take annual leave

 How to Apply:

Ready to make a meaningful impact? Apply now via our Careers page at Armadale Careers. Attach your CV and a cover letter explaining why you're the perfect fit. Need help with your application? Call us at 9394 5198 or email

Apply soon! We're reviewing applications as they come in, and the position may close earlier than expected.

The City of Armadale is committed to creating a diverse workforce. Applicants from diverse backgrounds, such as Indigenous people, people with disabilities, or from different cultural backgrounds are encouraged to apply.