ANZSCO Code: 132211

Plans, organises, directs, controls and coordinates the financial and accounting activities within an organisation.

Skill Level


  • Financial Administrator


ANZSCO Code: 1322

FINANCE MANAGERS plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the financial and accounting activities within organisations.

Tasks Include
  • determining, implementing, monitoring, reviewing and evaluating budgetary and accounting strategies, policies and plans in consultation with other Managers
  • providing financial information and interpreting the implications for business performance and funding needs
  • coordinating the development, implementation and monitoring of accounting systems
  • directing the preparation of financial reports that summarise and forecast the organisation's financial position such as income statements, balance sheets and analyses of future earnings and income
  • assessing capital finance proposals and the financial status of operational projects
  • advising on investment strategies, sources of funds and the distribution of earnings
  • delivering long range profit forecasts, budgeting and financial reporting
  • ensuring compliance with financial legislation and standards