Chief Financial Officer

Monday 15 May 2017
Position Description
Applications close 31 May

Bass Coast Health is the major public healthcare provider within the Bass Coast Shire in South Gippsland. The service has provided quality care for residents of the Bass Coast Shire for over 100 years. It is an integrated health service providing emergency services as well as acute (medical and surgical), sub-acute and residential inpatient beds along with an extensive array of community and primary care services.


Services are provided from a number of sites including Wonthaggi, San Remo, Inverloch and Cowes.


The Chief Financial Officer is accountable for the delivery of contemporary financial governance across the service and as a key executive member, will provide oversight and leadership to the Financial Services Division. The CFO will ensure the Chief Executive Officer and the Board of Directors have accurate financial and performance information to aid timely and effective decision making.


To be a contender for this position you will hold a graduate or post-graduate degree in accounting, with a preference for a CPA or CA qualification. Experience in the public health sector is required, along with a demonstrated record of achievement in a similar role.


Applications should include your professional resume, a covering letter that addresses the Key Selection Criteria plus 2 professional referees to: Merryl Todd, Human Resources Consultant email:


Applicants should also hold a Police Check that is current and within 12 months of the issue date.


Applications close 12.00 noon on Wednesday 31 May 2017