Business Manager

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  • SDA Schools NNSW Ltd
  • Wallsend, NSW
  • Full Time
  • Applications Close: 21 Jun 2019

Are you interested in joining a collaborative, data-led executive team in a region leading Independent School? Macquarie College is now inviting applications for the position of full-time Business Manager, and are seeking applicants who will work in partnership with the College's executive leaders in the ongoing development and refinement of the College's future-focused learning and business programs.

• Must be a practising baptised member of the Seventh-day Adventist Church with a strong commitment to its mission and have an ability to demonstrate a commitment to working in the ministry of Adventist Education as defined by the Adventist Schools Australia statement on Special Character available from
• Hold appropriate accounting academic qualifications (degree level) and membership with a professional accounting body such as CPA or CA.
• Sound understanding of accounting principles and practice as well as the processes associated with the preparation and presentation of monthly and annual reports to various stakeholders.
• Be computer literate and possess experience in the use of relevant computer-based accounting package(s) and have a working knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite of software, and be a proficient user of the Microsoft Excel spreadsheet package.
• Have excellent verbal and written communication skills and be able to develop professional relationships with the school management team, the school community and the various Head Office management teams.
• An excellent communicator
• Be able to work to deadlines and under pressure.
• Be able to lead and collaborate in team settings.
• Demonstrate a good work ethic and be able to pay attention to detail.
• Demonstrate proven management experience and the ability to add value to the school leadership team.
• Demonstrate a proven track record of being able to grow a business, in collaboration with the school’s senior management team, that meets or exceeds the key performance indicators set out in the company’s corporate strategic plan.
• Hold a valid Australian Driver’s license.

A job Description is available on request.

If you have interest in this position please e-mail your resume with a covering letter addressing the criteria to

All applications must be received by 5pm on 21 June 2019

If you have interest in this position please e-mail your resume with a covering letter addressing the criteria to

The appointing body reserves the right to fill this vacancy at its discretion.
Only those who have the legal right to work in Australia may apply for this position.
This vacancy was written and advertised by the employer listed above.