#668 Chief Financial Officer, SES Band 2, Defence Housing Australia

#668 Chief Financial Officer, SES Band 2, Defence Housing Australia

Position Overview

As the Chief Financial Officer (SES Band 2), you will be responsible for the strategic financial management of DHA and the delivery of improved and sustainable business outcomes through strong fiscal governance and astute capital management. Reporting to the Managing Director, responsibilities will include internal and external financial reporting; management of regulatory and advisory taxation requirements; oversight of debt and investment portfolios; budgetary and financial advisory services; strategic portfolio and business planning; and valuations and research services functions. You will also work closely with the DHA Board, the Board Audit Committee and the Board Property Investment Committee.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

To be a strong contender for this important role you will have a track record of providing high level advice on financial and business performance in a large, complex and operationally diverse organisation. You will have extensive experience in managing large debt and asset portfolios; development and construction projects; capital structuring issues, including Joint Venture and other partnering arrangements; and building robust business models including managing interest rate risk and knowledge of alternative financing options available from the capital markets. You will also have a proven ability to drive change through an organisation via strong fiscal management and strategy. Your integrity, judgement and leadership credentials will be paramount. Your personal style and ability to engender trust and respect will be complemented by intellectual rigor, communication skills, impressive interpersonal and relationship building skills and strong team management skills.