Asset Coordinator - Accounting, Compliance and Business Improvement

$87,715 - $100,388 yearly
  • ACT Government
  • Canberra ACT, Australia
  • Feb 24, 2021
Full time Accounting and Finance

Job Description

Full-time Permanent
Closes: 09 March 2021

Classification: Administrative Services Officer Class 6
Salary: $87,715 - $100,388 plus superannuation
Position No: 50631 - 01UFO
Directorate: Canberra Health Services
Advertised (Gazettal date): 23 February 2021
Contact Officer: Ian Turnbull on ian.turnbull@act.gov.au or (02) 51249705

Our Vision: Creating exceptional health care together.

Our Role: To be a health service that is trusted by our community.

Our Values: Reliable, Progressive, Respectful and Kind

Canberra Health Services (CHS) is focussed on the delivery of high quality, effective, person centred care. It provides acute, sub-acute, primary and community‐based health services, to the Australian Capital Territory (ACT)—a catchment of approximately 400,000 people. It also services the surrounding Southern New South Wales region which includes the Bega Valley, Bombala, Cooma-Monaro, Eurobodalla, Goulburn, Mulwaree, Palerang, Queanbeyan, Snowy River, Upper Lachlan Shire and the Yass Valley.

CHS administers a range publicly funded health facilities, programs and services including but not limited to:

  • The Canberra Hospital: a modern 600-bed tertiary hospital providing trauma services and most major medical and surgical sub-specialty services.
  • University of Canberra Hospital Specialist Centre for Rehabilitation, Recovery and Research: a dedicated and purpose-built rehabilitation facility, with 140 inpatient beds, 75-day places and additional outpatient services.
  • Four Walk-in Centres: which provide free treatment for minor illness and injury.
  • Six community health centres: providing a range of general and specialist health services to people of all ages.
  • A range of community-based health services including Early Childhood Services, Youth and Women’s Health, Dental Health, Mental Health, Alcohol and Drug Services.

Overview of the work area and position

Canberra Health Services Finance and Business Intelligence (FBI) Division is led by the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) who reports to the Chief Executive Officer. The Division is responsible for developing and maintaining budgets, financial management, and providing strong operational finance and performance reporting analysis across the health service.

We provide financial advice and reporting to the hospital, including activity performance reports and business insights. Our dedicated Financial Business Partners provide direct support to clinical and operations partners, ensuring timely and accurate information is available to enhance critical decision support.

Under limited direction of the Assistant Director Capital Finance you will coordinate the asset management function for Canberra Health Services.

Eligibility/Other Requirements:

Behavioural Capabilities

Knowledge and experience of financial, administrative and/or procurement processes, with attention to detail on work undertaken,

  1. Knowledge and experience of Asset Management and Asset Management Systems,
  2. Capacity to challenge information or requests, as appropriate.

Position Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Hold a current driver’s licence
  • Tertiary qualifications in accounting or related discipline and CA/CPA qualification or progress towards is desirable
  • Experience with TM1 and the Oracle financial management information system would be an advantage
  • Have an understanding of how the National Standards and Quality Health Service (NSQHS) indicators align with this role.
  • Fulfil the responsibilities of this role as detailed in the CHS Exceptional Care Framework, Clinical Governance Framework, Partnering With Consumers Framework and all other related frameworks.

Prior to commencement successful candidates will be required to:

  • Undergo a pre-employment National Police Check.

Job Closing Date

Mar 09, 2021