Finance Manager

Job Reference No:

Bondi Beach

Reference No: Bondi Beach

Waverley Action for Youth Services (WAYS)

Applications Closing: Friday, February 28, 2020 - 00:00
  • 4 days a week Part time , with flexible hours
  • Salary is dependant on experience. Ranges from $80,000 – $85,000

Reporting to the CEO, the principal purpose of the Finance Manager is to manage the finance functions of WAYS Youth & Family to enhance the financial performance, sustainability and compliance of WAYS through best practice financial management. The Finance Manager is accountable for financial administration, reporting and acquitting finances to funding bodies and managing the organisations payroll system. The finance manager is the focal point for advice and technical expertise in financial management, for the Board, CEO and Managers and plays a key role in contributing to the development and implementation of the financial strategy of the organisation.  With the CEO, this role also manages the budgeting processes to monitor, control, approve and evaluate costs, revenues and cash flows, as well as conducting evaluations and risk assessment to forecast WAYS long‐term financial position.

We are seeking applicants with:

  • Suitable/relevant tertiary qualifications in Accounting. 
  • At least 5  years or more experience in accounting and financial management
  • Desirable but not essential : CA or CPA qualified
  • Knowledge of Acts, Regulations and professional practices relating to financial accounting and management in  not for profit organisations
  • Appropriate experience in working with financial management systems 
  • Experience and knowledge of a range of management accounting techniques as applied in a multifaceted, regulated environment
  • Experience in using Xero and or other relevant financial accounting software
  • The ability to contribute to the financial expertise for the development and/or assessment of a business case for a new service 
  • Understanding of Accreditation Standards and Regulations, as they affect financial management in the not for profit service sector.
  • Experience in not‐for‐profit sector and regulatory requirements
Category: Finance & Accounting
Field: Family, Children and Youth
Employment basis: Part-time
Job Location: Eastern Suburbs
About us

WAYS Youth & Family is an established, well respected not for profit organisation that provides support and assistance to young people and their families in Eastern Sydney.  WAYS services include education, training, counselling, case management, after school care , health clinics, drop in/recreational and school holiday programs.

Contact details
Contact Name: Sarah
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: 0293652500
How to apply

Please call us on 93652500 or email to request an application package.

Date posted: 27 January 2020

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