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Finance Worker


Employer: Shelta
Work Type/s: Part Time
Classification/s: Finance & Accounting, Women's Organisations & Services
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Brisbane & Gold Coast

Job posted on: 14 March, 2019.
Applications close: 27 March, 2019. (Expired)

  • Service: Women’s House Shelta
  • Employer: The Women’s Community Aid Association (Qld) Ltd
  • Status: Permanent Part Time
  • Work Hours: 38 hours per fortnight
  • Pay Award and Classification: SCHCADS Award Level 5.2

Women’s House Shelta (Shelta) is a feminist, community-based organisation which supports women and children affected by domestic and family violence.

The Finance Worker will work with the Shelta Collective to maintain accurate financial records and administer timely and accurate payroll and accounting systems, deliver and maintain budget preparation and financial reports as well as meet the organisation’s statutory and regulatory reporting requirements. Along with these administrative duties, database and records management are also responsibilities of this position to achieve an effective, accountable, high quality service that reflects the philosophy, aims and objectives of the WCAA. 

This position will also work collectively with the Brisbane Rape and Incest Survivors Support Centre (BRISSC) Finance Worker to provide the collectives with a cohesive overview of the overall financial position of the WCAA.

Workers are expected to support the Shelta Collective in implementing decisions relevant to areas of financial accountability in all aspects of work; engage in self-reflective practice; demonstrate initiative and work autonomously where required; and ensure accountability to the Shelta Collective and the WCAA. A sound understanding of, and relevant skills and experience in, the governance and planning of community based organisations are necessary requirements to fulfil the responsibilities of this role. 

This position will be based at Woolloongabba. It is expected that the hours of this position are worked to assist in covering the operational hours of 9am – 5pm, Monday to Friday. There are provisions for time off in lieu (TOIL). This position is available on a part-time permanent position, at 38 hours per fortnight.

Shelta is a women’s only service and it is a genuine occupational requirement that workers be women (as permitted under Sections 25 and 104 of the Queensland Anti-Discrimination Act 1991).

Information about Shelta, the Position Description and the Selection Criteria for this position are detailed below.

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