Finance Manager, Management Accounting, Office of Finance

Sydney, Australia
Attractive Senior remuneration package available
11 Apr 2019
End of advertisement period
01 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Hawkesbury Campus

Senior, full-time, ongoing position

Working at Western Sydney University means you’ll be part of an organisation that’s ranked in the top 2% of universities worldwide and is a research leader – with 80% of the University’s research being at or above world standard.

We understand the key to your success is unlocking your true potential – just as we do with our students. Our 3,000 staff members work together to enable a dynamic, inclusive and innovative culture that is distinctly research-driven and student-centred.

The University is deeply embedded in the community and the region we serve, which is Australia’s fastest growing economy and one of the most culturally diverse areas in Australia. Our 10 campuses include a hybrid network of technology-infused vertical CBD campuses and more traditional campuses across Western Sydney.

We take pride in challenging the traditional notion of what a university ‘should’ be and are dedicated to ensuring our 45,000 students enjoy the best and most dynamic learning experience possible. From our forward-focused reworking of our teaching methodologies to connecting our learning hubs with industry, we are equipping our students with real-world learning experiences and future employment.

With more than 180,000 highly-respected alumni – including 20,000 working across 128 countries – we are ranked the highest university in NSW for graduate employer satisfaction. Join us as we shape the future of Western Sydney.

The Office of Finance, within the Division of Finance and Resources is seeking to appoint a suitably qualified, highly motivated Finance Manager, Management Accounting, with previous experience in a similar role within a large complex organisation. Reporting to the Associate Director, Management Accounting, the role is pivotal for the delivery of operational and strategic management accounting services to the University and will lead a team of Management Accountants to deliver financial management services to individual Schools, institutes and Divisions aligning to the University’s Strategic Plan. 

A key focus of this senior role will be to provide strong leadership, ensuring the accuracy of the financial services provided and that healthy and effective client relationships with the Schools, Institutes and Divisions are maintained.

The successful applicant is expected to work as part of a client focussed team, and be able to prioritise and balance conflicting demands to achieve positive results.

For further information, please refer to the Position Description.

If this sounds like the opportunity you are looking for, please apply ensuring that you clearly address each selection criteria.

Remuneration Package: Attractive Senior remuneration package available

Position Enquiries: Mario MIlanovic, Associate Director, Management Accounting at

Closing Date: 11:30pm on Wednesday 1st May 2019

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