Business Manager

Executive/Management Roles 10 May 2019

  • Business Manager
  • Indian Ocean Territories Administration
  • Territory Executive Level 1 - Christmas Island
  • Full Time Vacancy (Fixed Term Non-Ongoing vacancy for one year with the option to extend for two further one year periods at the Department’s discretion)
  • $83,779 - $111,062 per annum (a remote support package may be offered)

The Indian Ocean Territories Administration (IOTA) is currently seeking motivated, professional and suitably qualified persons to join our team as a Business Manager based on Christmas Island.

The Business Manager is primarily responsible for delivering high quality administrative, financial and management support to the Service Stream Manager and Service Stream more generally. In addition, the Business Manager is responsible for undertaking key project, procurement and contract management activities.

Our ideal applicant will have knowledge of Commonwealth Government financial accountability requirements and high level financial management experience, including budget preparations and management. The successful candidate will also have a proven ability to manage a high performance team, be able to manage a number of competing tasks and work under pressure to meet deadlines. A demonstrated high level of interpersonal and written communication skills and an ability to identify and implement practical and innovative continuous improvement opportunities are also essential. The successful candidate must have an ability to work within a remote environment and with a multicultural worker. A relevant tertiary qualification is desirable.

To be considered, applicants must be eligible to obtain a security clearance at baseline vetting level (must be an Australian citizen), obtain a satisfactory National Police clearance and hold a ‘C’ class drivers licence transferable to the Indian Ocean Territories. The successful candidate will also be subject to a health assessment.

For further information about this unique and exciting opportunity or for an application pack outlining how you can apply, please contact the IOT Human Resources Team at and quote position number 109331.

Applications close 4.00pm (Christmas Island local time) (CXT) (UTC+7), Friday, 31 May 2019