Business/Finance Manager

About Elonera Montessori School

Founded in 1973, Elonera Montessori School is an independent co-educational school offering high quality Montessori education for children and young people from 12 months to 18 years. Our beautiful School is situated near the picturesque coastline of Wollongong, approximately one hour south of Sydney.

Your new company 

We are seeking to add an experienced Business/Finance Manager to the school administration team as soon as possible. 

Your new role 

Reporting directly to the Principal you will hold full responsibility of financial reporting function of the business whilst managing a small administration team which consists of a finance assistant, bookkeeper, enrolment officer, receptionist, and maintenance staff. This is an all-encompassing role, and you will look after debits and credits, statutory reporting, related compliance, P&L, Balance Sheet, Budget preparation, financial reporting and forecasting, some HR, oversee IT services as well as grounds maintenance. In addition to financial management, this role requires a skilled manager who can make broad improvements in data base systems and policy and has experience in managing larger projects. 

What you will need to succeed 

As a qualified accounting professional, you will understand the challenges of a changing, growing and developing organisation such as a school. You will be a dynamic individual who excels in fast paced environments, thrives on improving efficiency and is a swift and effective communicator. Ideally you will have experiencing managing the finance function within organisations in the $5-10M annual turnover range with one finance assistant to help with transactional work, this role requires a skilled accountant who is also very hands on.

What you will get in return 

Working with the Principal and Board, you will be given control to make changes and improve efficiency utilising your market knowledge and industry experience. This role is based in a fantastic coastal location in the Illawarra and an excellent salary is on offer negotiable based on experience.

How to apply:

The position is permanent full-time with a commencement as soon as possible.

Please provide your resume, a cover letter and contact details of two current referees and email to the Principal.

sadigun@ems.nsw.edu.au 

Website: www.eloneramontessori.com.au

Listed:
15 February 2021

Elonera Montessori School

21 Mount Ousley Road
Mount Ousley NSW 2519
Australia