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Position Title: Trainer – Finance
Location: Otago
FTE (Hours): 1.0 FTE 40 hours
Date Posted: 14/05/2020
Application Closing Date: 28/05/2020 11PM
Job #: 060916
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Trainer – Finance


Bring your Finance and Training skills to the Southern District Health Board and help us improve our systems!

  • Key role in this exciting project
  • Positive, forward thinking team environment
  • Implement the latest financial systems


About us

This is an exciting time in the world of Finance at the Southern District Health Board (SDHB) as we introduce an upgraded Oracle financial system. The Health Finance Procurement Information Management System (FPIM) changes much of what we do now. The project team are enthusiastic about creating an improved, efficient financial platform.


About the opportunity

As a key part of our FPIM team, you will be responsible for training our stakeholders throughout the Southern region. This role will see you engaging with managers and teams at all levels of the organisation to deliver relevant, practical training to ensure the 1000+ staff members impacted by this change are able to take it in their stride and feel confident using our new system. This is a national solution with training tools developed nationally and customised by the FPIM Trainer for the Southern region.

You will be working alongside a supportive, 17 person strong, project team consisting of a range of Subject Matter Experts and other project specialities.

This is a fixed term position for 12 months, within the Finance team based at Wakari Hospital, Dunedin.


About you

This is a key role within an exciting project that we have been looking forward to delivering. We’re looking for someone who is keen to drive our project forward! To succeed in this role you will  have:

  • Solid knowledge of accounting
  • Excellent understanding of financial systems and end to end processes
  • Hands-on experience of delivering engaging training to a range of audiences
  • Excellent communication skills and a positive attitude
  • The ability to adjust your approach and style to suit  your audience

It’s not every day that a role like this comes along and we are looking for someone with the enthusiasm and drive to help us make this change as seamless as possible.


Why Dunedin?

Now is a great time to relocate to Southern if you were considering a move! The Southern district offers the benefits of excellent amenities, first class primary through to tertiary education, affordable housing and outstanding recreational opportunities.  Whether it is surfing, kayaking or sailing; skiing, hunting or fishing; theatre, live-music or art – there’s literally something for everyone.  Check out for what the region and we can offer you and your whanau.


Closing Date: Thursday 28th May 2020

For further information please contact Recruitment Advisor, Corporate Directorate

Pre-Employment Occupational Health Assessment

In the interests of protecting our people and our patients, all appointments will be subject to an Occupational Health Assessment to confirm suitability and fitness to work in the role you are being considered for.

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