Funds Officer

  • Ongoing full-time role available, based in Orange or Parramatta
  • Generous remuneration package. Salary from $72,418 to $79,297 pa (plus superannuation and annual leave loading)

An exciting opportunity has become available within the Finance Shared Services team to secure an interesting role administering banking and cash flow activities across the cluster.

The role

This is a great opportunity to secure a fast-paced role within a supportive and friendly team. The key focus of this role is monitoring banking information/accounts, processing disbursements, bank transfers and remittance advices and preparing cashflow forecasts. The role is also responsible for administering all bank accounts and merchant facilities for the Department.

About you

We are looking for a process-oriented person with excellent attention to detail and strong administration skills. Have a high standard of client services, as well as someone who can maintain high level of confidentiality in dealing with sensitive issues and information.

To be successful in this role, it is essential you have:

  • Comprehensive experience in administering banking and related activities within a large multi-faceted organisation
  • Exceptional communication skills and the ability to form effective working relationships with a variety of stakeholders
  • A proactive attitude with regards to looking for process improvements
  • Strong time management skills to meet multiple deadlines

About us
The Department of Planning, Industry and Environment (DPIE) vision is to create thriving environments, communities and economies for the people of New South Wales. We focus on some of the biggest issues facing our state. We deliver sustainable water resource and environment management, secure our energy supply, oversee our planning system, maximise community benefit from government land and property, and create the conditions for a prosperous state. We strive to be a high-performing, world-class public service organisation that celebrates and reflects the full diversity of the community we serve and seeks to embed Aboriginal cultural awareness and knowledge throughout the department.

Why work for the Department of Planning, Industry & Environment?

Our people
Join DPIE and you’ll be part of a cluster of more than 8,000 passionate people spread across a diverse range of disciplines and functions. If you’re motivated and passionate about making a difference to the people of NSW, we invite you to become part of our story.

For further information about the role and your application please contact Lyna Ynte, Team Leader Accounts Receivable and Funds Management on or (02) 9585 6076

How to apply
Apply by submitting a current resume and brief cover letter (maximum one page) which outlines your skills and experience relevant to the role.

Applications Close Sunday 25 October at 11.55pm

A recruitment pool may be created for ongoing and temporary roles of the same role or role type that may become available for filling over the next eighteen months.

Our commitment to flexible working
The Department of Planning, Industry & Environment is committed to ensuring the sector reflects the NSW community it serves. We support an inclusive workplace where staff have access to opportunities and resources at all levels, enabling our team members to drive innovation, productivity and delivery of high-quality services. We are open to discussing flexible working arrangements and encourage our people to explore new ways of working - including part-time, job-share or working from different locations. Everyone can ask about it.

Our commitment to Diversity
The Planning, Industry and Environment Cluster strives to be an inclusive workplace for all people. We recognise that we operate in a diverse community and welcome and encourage applications from all ages and genders, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, culturally and linguistically diverse groups, the LGBTIQ+ community, veterans, refugees and people with disabilities.