Chief Financial Officer

Organisation Name NGO Recruitment
Location Melbourne
Date Posted 2019-05-16
Job Type Contract or Temp
Job Number 102057
  • Six-month contract - Immediate Start!
  • Inner Suburbs of Melbourne - free car parking and bike storage
  • Exciting newly created contract role


The Organisation

Our client is an independent not-for-profit organisation supporting and empowering individuals experiencing particular disadvantage. 

The Role

In this newly created position, you will join a high performing organisation for an initial six-month contract. In collaboration with the CEO and General Manager, you will lead a small finance team and undertake the following responsibilities;
  • Provide leadership in the development for continuous evaluation of short and long-term strategic financial objectives
  • Implement and streamline an effective reporting process
  • Identify financial risks and opportunities for the organisation and consult management accordingly
  • Provide technical oversight for all financial matters
  • Maintain strong relationships with senior executives. 
To be successful in this role you will have:
  • Proven leadership experience operating at a CFO level
  • In depth knowledge of management and financial accounting 
  • A qualification in accounting or related discipline
  • Membership of either the Institute of Chartered Accountants or CPA Australia
  • Demonstrated experience operating as a CFO in a not-for-profit 
  • environment would be highly regarded
  • An empathetic attitude towards individuals experiencing disadvantage
  • Availability to start work immediately. 
If you are an experienced CFO, immediately available to start work as early as tomorrow, please click apply to submit your application. Alternatively please call Natalie Brooker on 03 8319 4050 to discuss. further. 

Please be advised you can upload two attachments, including your resume and covering letter when submitting your application.