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CFPO Business Partner

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Work type: Full Time Permanent
Location: VIC, ACT, QLD
Categories: Finance

  • Propel your career skyward with strategic financial leadership
  • Full Time Permanent position
  • Flexible work arrangements, Canberra, Melbourne or Brisbane Location


Elevate strategic financial and commercial thinking, guiding senior leaders to new heights while cultivating the finance function through the provision of financial and commercial change initiatives.  

The Organisation

Airservices Australia is a government-owned organisation responsible for the safe and efficient management of 11% of the world’s airspace and provision of aviation rescue fire fighting services at Australia’s busiest airports.

Our people are our greatest asset with a dynamic and diverse team operating from locations across the country - from bustling cities to regional and remote locations, including an island. This team keep are helping to secure the future of Australia’s skies and keep it amongst the safest in the world.

We connect people with their world safely – linking family and friends, generating economic activity, creating jobs, and facilitating trade and tourism.

Airservices is committed to fostering a culture that is diverse, inclusive, and respectful.  We encourage motivated individuals who love what they do, value a service first mindset and embrace a challenge to explore a career with Airservices. In return you will be a valued team member, be offered flexibility and experience a meaningful career in an exciting, ever-evolving aviation industry.

The Role & The Team

As the CFPO Business Partner, you will play a pivotal role in providing strategic commercial advice to senior leaders across the organisation. Your responsibilities will include delivering critical decision support for performance improvement, identifying improvement opportunities, and collaborating with other business partners for consolidated planning and reporting. You will contribute to the development and implementation of organisation wide initiatives, fostering a culture of continuous improvement and innovation.

Your day will involve offering strategic financial and commercial insights to facilitate long-term commercial thinking for executive members and senior leaders. You will actively contribute to the development of the CFPO improvement agenda, providing key decision support focused on performance improvement. Collaborating with cross-functional teams, you'll leverage insights into financial planning and analysis to inform strategy development and set domain targets.

Please see the link below to view the full Position Description:

Download File CFO - Business Partner PD.pdf

The Person

We are seeking a strategic thinker and collaborative problem-solver. The ideal candidate will possess strong interpersonal skills, exceptional financial acumen, and a passion for driving positive change in a dynamic aviation environment. As a key member of the CFPO team, you will play a vital role in maturing the commercial and financial acumen of the business through coaching and capability development.

The Successful Applicant Will Have:

  • Proven experience providing strategic financial or commercial advice in a complex, geographically diverse organization.
  • Demonstrated ability to make commercially astute decisions with incomplete information in dynamic situations.
  • Experience in driving and implementing change initiatives aligned with business strategy.
  • Highly developed interpersonal and communication skills, with a track record of effectively managing senior stakeholders.
  • A tertiary qualification in Finance or another business-related field.
  • Knowledge of systems and tools relevant to financial planning and analysis.


Airservices Australia is a diverse and inclusive employer that recognises the benefits of having a workforce that reflects the communities in which we work. We encourage applications from diverse groups including Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people.


Security Clearance

To be eligible to apply, you must be an Australian Citizen or a Permanent resident as an Airservices Background check is required for this role. Please refer to the security check requirements successful applicants will be required to undertake as part of the recruitment process.

Should you require any further information please contact Jane Moloney, TA Advisor at

How to Apply

To apply for this position please lodge an application online before Applications close 11.55 pm (AEST) Friday 23rd February 2024.


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