Nowra Christian School are currently inviting applications from committed Christians of evangelical persuasion who are active in their local church, to join our team in as an:

Finance Officer

Applications close:

About the job

  • This role may suit a graduate accountant, bookkeeper, or a person with a minimum of 2 years full-time equivalent experience in a similar fast-paced environment 

  • Assist the Business Manager in all aspects of managing the school’s day-to-day finance operations

  • Monday-Friday (8am - 4pm), will be required to work some of the school holidays. Part-time arrangement could be considered for the right candidate.

The successful applicant will:

  • have a strong Christian faith and be an active member of a local church

  • have significant experience in accounts payable/receivable, general ledger, banking and payroll

  • have significant knowledge of/experience in data entry, record keeping

  • have the ability to manage tasks/projects, scheduling, reporting and delivery within agreed timeframes

  • possess strong verbal and written communication skills as well as an excellent attention to detail

  • work effectively both independently and as a member of a team 

  • demonstrate the ability to multi-task, be highly organised and work well in a fast-paced environment

  • be customer-focused with a ‘can-do’ attitude

  • have strong computer skills and be proficient using Microsoft Office and Google Suite

Desirable qualifications and experience:

  • Relevant accounting qualifications (Diploma level or above) or extensive accounting experience

  • Experience with accounting software like Xero or MYOB

Mandatory requirements:

  • Reference from current church minister

  • Completion of the school’s application form

  • Current NSW Working With Children Check approval number

  • Current first aid certificate

How to apply:

After downloading the relevant application pack. Please submit your application via our online application form. Any enquiries should be directed to Gail Bate on 02 4422 1199. 

Only applicants who complete the official online school application form will be considered.

About us

Nowra Christian School is a growing Christian K-12 learning community of approximately 500 students, situated on the beautiful NSW South Coast. For over 42 years, we have continued to offer an excellent Christian schooling experience for those who live in the Shoalhaven region.

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194 Old Southern Rd, South Nowra NSW, Australia