Business Finance Partnering Manager (Brisbane, QLD, AU)

  • Broadspectrum
  • May 18, 2018

Job Description

Broadspectrum is an operations, maintenance and construction services organisation, operating globally in the resources, energy, industrial, infrastructure, rail, property and defence sectors. This is a diverse and growing business offering the training, opportunities and support you need to begin and build a successful career.  

About the role

Reporting into the Senior Finance Manager you will be responsible for providing financial advice, support and analysis for a number of our key contracts within the QLD Oil and Gas portfolio. As a business partner you will actively engage with senior stakeholders and play a key role in the ongoing and future success of the business.


Key responsibilities will include

  • Take ownership of the full scope of contract finance function
  • Assess the financial impact of contract variations & tenders, changes in contract delivery strategy and investment / CAPEX
  • Model contract value drivers, financial risk & opportunity in order to provide timely advice to optimise financial performance. 
  • Act as the primary finance contact for all stakeholders, including client interfaces as required
  • Manage, with the support of the contract finance managers, the preparation of budgeting and forecasting requirements
  • Support the Senior Finance Manager and bid team with financial modelling requirements for new opportunities, investment business cases and contract margin improvement initiatives, and also provide financial, commercial and risk input into the relevant process
  • Support the Senior Finance Manager in the identification, development and execution of process improvement projects, contract remediation plans and margin improvement projects
  • Identify key contract drivers and assist in development of financial and operational KPIs at contract as well as the consolidated business unit level
  • Active involvement in contract transitions within the contract portfolio to ensure new contracts are ready for operations


Skills & Experience

The successful candidate will be able to build strong relationships and networks across the business with the ability to work collaboratively across a complex environment. You will be resilient, adaptable and someone who is comfortable making decisions and taking the initiative.


Other key attributes that were looking for include

  • Degree in Accounting , Commerce or a related discipline
  • Member of a professional Accounting body
  • Excellent communicator at all levels and strong management and organisational skills
  • Occasional travel into regional QLD and interstate as required



This is an excellent opportunity to work with a talented and high performing team in QLD whereby you will be exposed to some of our most prestigious and high performing contracts across our organisation. This is highly regarded role in our organisation as it will play a key role in the ongoing and long-term success.

We acknowledge the importance of our people’s diverse experiences, talents and cultures that they bring to work with them each day. Embracing Diversity and Creating Inclusion is a key component of our Talent Management Strategy. The creation of a Diverse and Inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success, creating a high-performance business.   Position Reference Number: 97417