Finance Systems Manager

Gold Coast Permanent AU$150,000 - AU$157,000 per year Work from Home or Hybrid
  • Predominantly working from home, with occasional travel to the office
  • Join a for-purpose organisation in a role driving change & improvements

About Our Client

The Diocese of Lismore Catholic Schools is a for-purpose organisation that significantly impacts thousands of lives across the local community. They provide a range of education and services to support approximately 2,500 employees and over 18,000 students. The team genuinely cares about education, innovation, and empowering future generations to inspire others and impact their communities.

This is an exciting time to join the organisation's central team with the strategic imperative to enhance the experience of those across the organisation and wider group.

Job Description

The Manager, Finance Applications will play a critical role in the success of the organisation, and will be central to aligning financial processes with technological solutions.

The underlying purpose of the position is to optimise the efficiency of financial operations through the effective implementation, management and continuous improvement of financial systems, most pertinently Technology One.

The Manager, Finance Applications is accountable for leading the Finance applications team to drive efficiency and effectiveness in workflows, reporting and decision making.

The role will both lead the implementation of new systems and modules alongside streamlining existing processes and managing successful upgrades. There will also be a requirement to manage relationships with external consultants and vendors and ensure timely and effective delivery from these suppliers on all projects.

The Successful Applicant

You will be an expert in the use and support of financial management systems and will have worked extensively with TechnologyOne.

You will have a tertiary qualification in either an accounting or information technology discipline and have a strong understanding of both financial controls and system processes.

You will also be able to demonstrate proven leadership skills, able to both manage staff and relationships with vendors and have a methodical approach to delivering projects and tackling problems.

You will bring a positive approach to this position, eager to find solutions and deliver customer focused services.

What's on Offer

- A unique opportunity to bridge the gap between finance and IT & ensure the successful service of both functions

- Flexibility in work location, with the ability to work from home most of the time, you'll need to be able to commute once every few weeks to the office on the Gold Coast.

- Work for an organisation with a real purpose that impacts the community.

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Accounting & Finance
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