NGO Recruitment supports the Voice to Parliament and a YES vote on 14th October

Management Accountant

Organisation Name NGO Recruitment
Location Melbourne
Date Posted 2023-07-18
Job Type Contract or Temp
Job Number 1102020
  • Join a progressive organisation supporting diverse communities
  • Track and manage complex funds streams
  • 6-month contract with a view to permanent


The Organisation
Our client is one of the oldest member governed HIV/AIDS organisations with a vision for healthy futures for sex, sexuality, and gender diverse communities, where all individuals can live with dignity and wellbeing. With a commitment to reduce stigma and discrimination, this organisation has developed and delivered effective health and wellbeing programs for the community over the past forty years including health clinics, peer workshops, community outreach, and family violence services.

The Benefits
  • Join a dedicated organisation experiencing a strong growth phase
  • Full time position with hybrid working flexibility
  • 6-month initial contract with a view to permanent

The Role
Reporting to the Manager of People and Culture, you will be responsible for delivering key financial functions in alignment to the organisations strategic goals and objectives. Your responsibilities will include: 
  • Distribution and expenditure of fund streams
  • Governing and managing income different income streams
  • Managing the finance team, accounts payable, and accounts receivable functions
  • Completing routine organisational finance activities such as budgeting, forecasting, and reporting
  • Ensuring payroll processes are accurately completed in a timely manner
  • Completing regular financial analysis and reporting, to identify trends and optimise process
  • Developing financial budgets, policies, procedures, and internal controls

Skills Required
You will have a number of years’ experience in a similar role within the not-for-profit sector and hold:
  • Demonstrated understanding of Australian accounting principles, regulations, and requirements
  • CPA qualifications
  • Understanding of both NFP sector
  • Good understanding of different income streams from health networks
  • Strong proficiency in financial budgeting, analysis, forecasting, and reporting
  • Proven success in developing effective collaborative partnerships with stakeholders of all levels
  • Highly developed computer literacy skills, with advanced Excel and MYOB experience
  • Adaptable to change, with an ability to manage competing priorities in a dynamic environment
  • Advanced MYOB and Excel

If you are a CPA qualified accountant with advanced Excel and MYOB skills, please apply by sending your CV with a cover letter responding to the skills required section above. Alternatively, please call (02) 82430570 or email

NGO Recruitment values equitable recruitment practices and is committed to representing candidates reflective of the diverse organisations and communities we work with. We welcome and encourage applications from all backgrounds, ages, and identities, and are happy to adjust our recruitment process to support accessibility needs. If you are interested in this position and have most of the skills or experience we are looking for, please go ahead and apply.

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