Finance & Payroll Officer

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Heathdale Christian College

Heathdale Christian College (VIC) is a thriving learning community that strives to enable staff and students to fulfil their unique God-given potential. We seek to grow each student’s love for learning over their journey with us. Nurturing their sense of awe and wonder as they grow academically, personally, spiritually and through their co-curricular endeavours.

Our staff work together to create an environment geared for learning that impacts the lives of each student. This culture of excellence is built through a deep desire to show initiative, to build capacity, to learn and grow so we make things better. Ultimately fulfilling God’s call for our careers. This mindset is not self-serving. It arises from the knowledge that each member of staff serves a higher calling on their lives. ‘To God be the glory’ is not a throwaway statement for us, but rather evidence of a heart that serves God through daily work.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Finance & Payroll Officer to join the Heathdale Team.

Position Summary:

The Finance & Payroll Officer’s primary purpose is to ensure the financial operations and payroll processes of the College are managed effectively. This includes but is not limited to financial reporting, accounts payable, accounts receivable, GL entries/management, and management of the payroll processing system. All tasks should be performed in an effective and efficient way as required by the needs of the College.

Benefits of working with us:

·       Our staff are encouraged to continue to develop and grow in their skills at the College

·       Work in a Christian and caring work environment

·       Strong support in your career

To be successful in a position, we are seeking a Finance & Payroll Officer who has:

·       Previous payroll experience of maintaining 200+ staff is preferred

·       Payroll in a school environment is desirable

·       Advanced computer skills including Microsoft Word and Excel

·       Previous experience with a HRIS Aurion system is advantageous

·       An understanding of Modern awards

·       Meticulous attention to detail and deadline focused

·       Ability to investigate issues and find solutions with a proactive approach to problem solving

·       Finance qualifications – Degree/certificate in Finance or Business Studies

·       Excellent written and verbal communication skillset

·       Strong organisational skills

·       Valid WWCC ‘E’ & Police Check

·       Covid19 Vaccination

Position closes 8th December 2021 at 16h00

How to Apply:

Please go to the employment page to submit an application via the employment portal

For further details please contact the People and Development on or look at our ‘Employment’ section of our webpage

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