Do you have strong financial accounting experience?Do you want to be part of a dynamic Christian not-for-profit? About Scripture Union QueenslandScripture Union Queensland (SU QLD) is a Christian not-for-profit organisation with a heart for children, young people and their families. In addition to being Australia’s largest provider of school chaplains, we run camps, community outreach events and At-Risk Youth programs, and offer nationally recognised training programs in youth work at both Certificate IV and Diploma levels. All SU QLD staff and volunteers are empowered and equipped to champion a child safe culture in bringing hope to a young generation. About the positionReporting to the Finance Manager, the Financial Accountant works closely with the Accountant in delivering accurate and timely financial, accounting, and administrative support to all SU QLD Operations, in particular preparing the monthly reports for the Board’s Financial Committee. This role is pivotal in managing all funding and grants received by SU QLD, in conjunction with the Field Support team. The role is also responsible for coordinating the annual audit as well as assisting other team members in their day to day tasks.This is a full-time role for a fixed-term of 12 months.The successful candidate will have:Tertiary qualifications in Business Management / FinanceMinimum of five years’ experience in the finance / accountancy fieldCA or CPA qualification, or working towards either is desirableIntermediate skills in the use of MS Excel (Vlookup, Advanced conditional formatting, Pivot tables and reporting)Technology One or similar ERP Finance system experience will be highly regardedDemonstrated capacity to meet deadlines amongst competing demandsStrengths in prioritising around urgent and important tasksAn aptitude for designing and adhering to procedures and internal controls.Applications In order to be considered for this role, please complete your application including the following:Cover Letter– Clearly outlining how you meet the role requirements as listed above for our ‘successful candidate’, including your cultural fit within SU QLD. No more than two pages in total.Current CVClick here to be directed to our website for a copy of the Role StatementPlease click on the link below to apply. The closing date for this position is Friday, 26 March 2021.  For all other general enquiries please contact People Services on (07) 3112 6566.  (Recruitment agencies need not enquire or apply. Only direct candidate applications will be considered.)Click here for Role Statement 70000 AUD Brisbane 4000

Financial Accountant

Do you have strong financial accounting experience?

Do you want to be part of a dynamic Christian not-for-profit?

 

About Scripture Union Queensland

Scripture Union Queensland (SU QLD) is a Christian not-for-profit organisation with a heart for children, young people and their families. In addition to being Australia’s largest provider of school chaplains, we run camps, community outreach events and At-Risk Youth programs, and offer nationally recognised training programs in youth work at both Certificate IV and Diploma levels. All SU QLD staff and volunteers are empowered and equipped to champion a child safe culture in bringing hope to a young generation. 

About the position

Reporting to the Finance Manager, the Financial Accountant works closely with the Accountant in delivering accurate and timely financial, accounting, and administrative support to all SU QLD Operations, in particular preparing the monthly reports for the Board’s Financial Committee. This role is pivotal in managing all funding and grants received by SU QLD, in conjunction with the Field Support team. The role is also responsible for coordinating the annual audit as well as assisting other team members in their day to day tasks.

This is a full-time role for a fixed-term of 12 months.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Business Management / Finance
  • Minimum of five years’ experience in the finance / accountancy field
  • CA or CPA qualification, or working towards either is desirable
  • Intermediate skills in the use of MS Excel (Vlookup, Advanced conditional formatting, Pivot tables and reporting)
  • Technology One or similar ERP Finance system experience will be highly regarded
  • Demonstrated capacity to meet deadlines amongst competing demands
  • Strengths in prioritising around urgent and important tasks
  • An aptitude for designing and adhering to procedures and internal controls.

Applications
In order to be considered for this role, please complete your application including the following:

  • Cover Letter– Clearly outlining how you meet the role requirements as listed above for our ‘successful candidate’, including your cultural fit within SU QLD. No more than two pages in total.
  • Current CV

Click here to be directed to our website for a copy of the Role Statement

Please click on the link below to apply. The closing date for this position is Friday, 26 March 2021.  For all other general enquiries please contact People Services on (07) 3112 6566.

 

 

(Recruitment agencies need not enquire or apply. Only direct candidate applications will be considered.)

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