Since 1985 Maxima has trained and placed into sustained employment thousands of people across Australia. From its modest genesis as a Group Training Scheme, Maxima has evolved into a leading national, morally driven and professionally managed employment and training services provider. Maxima’s success has resulted in the significant expansion of services to 60 locations across SA, QLD, WA, TAS, NSW, NT and VIC. Today Maxima offers an impressive array of programs and services encompassing; Disability Employment Service, Return to Work, Apprenticeships and Traineeship management, Labour Hire, Indigenous Employment and services under the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).
Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, this important Adelaide based role becomes the key internal financial leader, advisor and controller for the business. Primary responsibilities include:
- proactively contributing to the strategic direction of the business;
- providing leadership in planning, directing, developing and administering the financial activities of the business;
- maintaining and enhancing important relationships with key internal and external stakeholders;
- ensuring the provision of detailed analysis and information to inform key business decisions;
- ensuring the ongoing development of the finance team;
- overseeing compliance, reporting and corporate regulatory requirements.
Applications are encouraged from ideally CA/CPA qualified candidates who may either be an experienced Chief Financial Officer or a Financial Controller ready to take the next step. Employment/recruitment sector and/or human services experience will be an advantage but is not essential.
Personal attributes sought include strong commercial and political acumen complemented by superior communication and negotiation skills. Additionally, exceptional stakeholder management and the ability to balance strategic and operational priorities are essential. Warmth, empathy, resilience, integrity and credibility will also be necessary to succeed in this role.
This role offers a rare opportunity to be part of a flourishing national organisation with a positive and constructive culture. A competitive salary package is on offer including vehicle allowance and salary sacrificing benefits. Make an enquiry to explore this critical role within a truly community focused entity.
For a job and person specification, please click on the PDF icon above or below, and for further information on our client, please visit maxima.com.au
Applications should be addressed to Andrew Reed. Please click on the Apply Today button to submit your application.
For a confidential discussion, please call (08) 8100 8827.Please note: Your application will be automatically acknowledged by return email.