Positions Available

Director of Finance
Wahroonga, NSW
Full time
Applications Close: 1 March 2020

ADRA Australia is seeking a qualified and experienced financial and business management professional to join our senior management team. Reporting directly to the CEO, the Director of Finance provides financial and commercial leadership which includes the development of strategy and the management of operations for ADRA Australia’s finance and IT functions. The role also involves supporting our national and international program partners to comply with finance and accounting requirements. The successful applicant will be someone who thrives in the financial and general management arena and demonstrates skills in Accounting, Strategy and Planning, Team Leadership and Culture, and Risk and Compliance.

ADRA Australia is the official humanitarian agency of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. Motivated by our faith we enable people and communities in Australia, the South Pacific, Asia and Africa to improve their health and livelihoods and assist people to prepare for and recover from disasters around the world.

Candidates should address the selection criteria in their application letter providing examples of past experiences and qualifications. Forward your letter and resume by 1 March 2020 along with the names of three work related referees to: alisonyoung@adra.org.au.

FOR A COPY OF THE CANDIDATE INFORMATION DOCUMENT PLEASE CONTACTAlison Young, ADRA Australia, phone 02 9473 9503 or email alisonyoung@adra.org.au

Other Information:

At the time of application, the successful applicant will already have the legal right to live and work in Australia.

ADRA Australia is a child-safe organisation and screens applicants for suitability to work with children, the successful applicant will be required to obtain a police check. Police checks must be conducted for each country in which the individual has lived for 12 months or longer over the last five years, and for the individual’s country of citizenship (including dual citizenship holders). Individuals need to provide their consent to a criminal record check and should be informed of the purpose for which the resulting police clearance certificate should be used. ADRA Australia recognises that in limited instances it may prove impossible to obtain a reliable criminal record check. A statutory declaration outlining efforts made to obtain a foreign police check, and disclosing any charges and spent convictions related to child exploitation, may be accepted in lieu. ADRA Australia is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. A copy of relevant policies are available on request. The appointing body reserves the right to fill this position at its discretion.

Applicants will be requested to disclose whether or not they have had a substantiated Sexual Exploitation Abuse or Harassment claim of any nature made against them in Australia or overseas. This is included in the Job Application Form and Consultant Agreement.

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ADRA Australia is a child safe organisation and screens applicants for suitability to work with children, successful applicants will be required to obtain a police check. Police checks must be conducted for each country in which the individual has lived for 12 months or longer over the last five years, and for the individual’s country of citizenship (including dual citizenship holders). Individuals need to provide their consent to a criminal record check and should be informed of the purpose for which the resulting police clearance certificate should be used. ADRA Australia recognises that in limited instances it may prove impossible to obtain a reliable criminal record check. A statutory declaration outlining efforts made to obtain a foreign police check, and disclosing any charges and spent convictions related to child exploitation, may be accepted in lieu.

ADRA Australia is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. A copy of relevant policies are available on request. The appointing body reserves the right to fill positions at its discretion. Successful applicants will already have the legal right to live and work in Australia.