Finance Manager

  • Full-time permanent position
  • Dynamic, growth orientated organisation
  • Wollongong CBD location- close to beach with off street parking


The Multicultural Communities Council of Illawarra (MCCI) has been supporting multicultural communities in the Illawarra and Shoalhaven for over 40 years. Its diverse and talented team has been driving organisational growth and we now have an opportunity for a highly experienced, values driven Finance Manager to join the team.

This integral role will support the CEO and management team to ensure robust financial governance and best practice financial administration within the organisation.

The ideal candidate will have tertiary qualifications in accounting or finance and a minimum of four years’ experience in a senior financial management role preferably in the not for profit sector.

The role will be responsible for all the organisation’s internal and external financial reporting requirements, and work with the CEO, Board and management team to ensure the continued growth and financial strength of the business. Being a hands-on-role, it will suit someone who enjoys looking at existing efficiencies and recommending changes to align with business needs. 

In return the role offers variety and the opportunity to be a key contributor, and not for profit salary packaging benefits, whilst living the south coast lifestyle and working for an organisation with a staff satisfaction rating of 96%.


To be successful in this role you must have:

  • Tertiary qualifications in accounting or finance
  • Minimum 4 years’ experience in a senior financial management role
  • Detailed knowledge and understanding of legislation, codes of practice, industry standards relevant to financial administration of non-profit organisations
  • Excellent IT skills including accounting software packages and Microsoft Office products.
  • Excellent written, verbal communication, attention to detail and well developed interpersonal skills
  • Competency in producing timely & accurate financial reports
  • A proactive, flexible and enthusiastic attitude and focus on best practice
  • The ability to work independently with minimal supervision


For more information about the role, please download the position description below

Applications will be assessed as they are received with a final closing date of Monday 5 March 2018.

All applications must include a resume and cover letter addressing the selection criteria. Please email applications to

For a confidential conversation about the position please contact Chris Lacey, CEO, phone: 0400 523 356

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