Project Manager – Finance Systems Specialist

Relationships Australia Queensland (RAQ) is the largest provider of relationship and family support services in the state. This is your chance to join a progressive NFP with a great company culture and take ownership of a key role managing the Financial project implementation.About the roleWe are currently seeking applications for a full-time, 6-month fixed term role (37.5 hours per week) of a Project Manager – Finance Systems Specialist located at our Support Services in Eight Mile Plains for an ASAP start. This role will lead a critical project that transforms RAQ's finance system over three phases. Primary responsibilities of the role are overseeing and leading solution selection, testing, implementation, associated process redesign, change management for RAQ’s finance teams and their key stakeholders, to develop and transform sector leading financial practice at RAQ. While the engagement is for an initial 6 months, there is strong likelihood of extension pending performance and funding availability. Other duties include:Management of assigned projects end to end and lead and co-ordinate multiple stakeholder groups that contribute to the project across geographically dispersed locations.Provide leadership in the finance team in investigating, adapting, and implementing process changes to introduce real business benefits from system changesChampion the introduction of financial best practice processes across all three project phasesIn collaboration with the Business Transformation (BT) Program Team, assist in the collation and creation of finance, performance, benefits and resourcing reports to the BT Steering Committee, BT Operational Committee, and the Board.About YouYour experience and deep understanding of financial system project implementation and change methodologies will be critical to your success. In particular, you will be able to demonstrate:10 years+ experience in financial management, including recent financial system project implementation. Recent experience working in an agile environment, coupled with strong success in embedding change. Ability to engage, collaborate with and coordinate cross-functional project SMEs and stakeholders using online collaboration tools. You’ll also be CA or CPA qualified, and ideally hold a relevant certification in Project Management or be a member of the Australian Institute of Project Management.BenefitsWork-life balance and flexible working hoursA supportive team environment and opportunity for professional developmentSalary packaging options up to $15,900 which will significantly increase the value of take-home payFind out more about life at RAQ, including our values and testimonials, by watching the videoHow to ApplyClick Apply to send us your resume and a cover letter outlining your response to the areas of experience. We're looking to move quickly so will be screening applications as they're received. Get your application in today to be considered for this exciting opportunity!HR - PD - Project Manager - Finance Systems Specialist 115000 AUD Brisbane 4000

Project Manager – Finance Systems Specialist

Relationships Australia Queensland (RAQ) is the largest provider of relationship and family support services in the state. This is your chance to join a progressive NFP with a great company culture and take ownership of a key role managing the Financial project implementation.

About the role

We are currently seeking applications for a full-time, 6-month fixed term role (37.5 hours per week) of a Project Manager – Finance Systems Specialist located at our Support Services in Eight Mile Plains for an ASAP start

This role will lead a critical project that transforms RAQ's finance system over three phases. Primary responsibilities of the role are overseeing and leading solution selection, testing, implementation, associated process redesign, change management for RAQ’s finance teams and their key stakeholders, to develop and transform sector leading financial practice at RAQ. While the engagement is for an initial 6 months, there is strong likelihood of extension pending performance and funding availability. Other duties include:

  • Management of assigned projects end to end and lead and co-ordinate multiple stakeholder groups that contribute to the project across geographically dispersed locations.
  • Provide leadership in the finance team in investigating, adapting, and implementing process changes to introduce real business benefits from system changes
  • Champion the introduction of financial best practice processes across all three project phases
  • In collaboration with the Business Transformation (BT) Program Team, assist in the collation and creation of finance, performance, benefits and resourcing reports to the BT Steering Committee, BT Operational Committee, and the Board.

About You

Your experience and deep understanding of financial system project implementation and change methodologies will be critical to your success. In particular, you will be able to demonstrate:

  • 10 years+ experience in financial management, including recent financial system project implementation. 
  • Recent experience working in an agile environment, coupled with strong success in embedding change. 
  • Ability to engage, collaborate with and coordinate cross-functional project SMEs and stakeholders using online collaboration tools. 

You’ll also be CA or CPA qualified, and ideally hold a relevant certification in Project Management or be a member of the Australian Institute of Project Management.

Benefits

  • Work-life balance and flexible working hours
  • A supportive team environment and opportunity for professional development
  • Salary packaging options up to $15,900 which will significantly increase the value of take-home pay
  • Find out more about life at RAQ, including our values and testimonials, by watching the video

How to Apply

Click Apply to send us your resume and a cover letter outlining your response to the areas of experience. We're looking to move quickly so will be screening applications as they're received. Get your application in today to be considered for this exciting opportunity!