Assistant Finance Officer

Division: Finance & Administration
Location: Albion Park Rail
Work Type: Permanent - Full Time
Applications Close: 05/10/202011:45 PM

Hourly Rate: $26.13 - $35.31

A fantastic opportunity exists for an Assistant Finance Officer to join the 2018 National Aged Care Provider of the Year at Warrigal Administration, Albion Park Rail.

About Warrigal:

Warrigal is an award winning, community owned, not-for-profit organisation which supports older people to create inspiring communities. Warrigal delivers innovative and quality care and support through superior services, practices and management. We currently employ over 1300 staff and have 400 Volunteers across the Illawarra and the Southern Highlands and recently celebrated 52 years in operation.

Why Warrigal:

Our vision is that older people will have great lives. We are passionate about what we do and we believe that people matter the most – our customers and their families, our staff and our volunteers.

We offer:

  • Competitive pay and NFP salary packaging including up to $15,900 in pre-tax earnings plus $2,550 to contribute towards entertainment benefits each FBT year
  • Commitment to on-going professional and career development opportunities
  • Flexible working arrangements and rosters
  • Career break schemes and purchased leave
  • Get Healthy at Work program including discounted gym memberships
  • An intentional workplace culture, working with inspiring people who have passion and heart

About the role:

This role provides operational support to the business working across diverse tasks in the Finance team.

Key functions of this role include maintaining and updating financial records for residents and customers and assisting with the efficient operation of the accounts payable and purchasing teams.

This role involves accurate and timely processing of large volumes of transactions according to strict schedules and is a key contact for internal and external stakeholders.

This really is a unique opportunity to make your mark and improve the lives of older people. If you’re seeking fulfilment and are passionate about changing the way aged care is delivered, we’d love to hear from you!

What you’ll need (essential criteria):

  • Demonstrated experience in a finance related role
  • Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office applications with strong Excel skills
  • Demonstrated proficiency in the use of ERP/accounting systems
  • Well developed communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to meet strict deadlines and work under minimal supervision
  • Ability to work as an effective team member
  • Ability to establish excellent working relationships with a broad cross section of internal and external customers

We only recruit the best! So to work for us and help us to achieve our vision of ‘Older people will have great lives’. You must be committed to role modelling our values of Integrity, Respect, Compassion and Innovation; and our behaviours of My decisions, Warrigals financial future, My actions encourage people to choose Warrigal, and Our work, my responsibility.

Aboriginal people are strongly encouraged to apply for this position.

Interested? Apply now!

Applicants must follow the below steps when applying;

  • Click ‘Apply'
  • Review the Position Description
  • Answer the Signature Behaviours questions
  • Submit a covering letter addressing the Essential Criteria (maximum 2 pages), resume, qualification transcripts and other supporting documentation

For more information please email

The recruitment for this position includes a variety of stages such as online screening, interviews, reference checking, pre-employment medicals and a National Criminal History Check.