Finance Assistant

Job Category: Finance
Job Type: Part Time
Job Location: Point Lonsdale
  • Do you have a love of numbers and excellent communication skills?

  • Are you looking for that role that fills your bucket and gives back to your local community?

  • Would you like to take lunch time walks to the beach (let’s be honest, who wouldn’t!)?

We are excited to offer this Part Time (0.8 FTE, 4 days a week) ongoing opportunity to join our Finance team as a Finance Assistant, based in beautiful Point Lonsdale. This role reports to the Senior Finance Officer and provides assistance within our efficient and supportive team of Finance Assistants.

The Position Description is available here: PD Finance Assistant May-2023

About us

Bellarine Community Health (BCH) is the major provider of primary health care services to the Bellarine Peninsula. BCH is a not-for-profit health care provider with close links to our community operating from five sites – in Drysdale (two sites), Ocean Grove, Point Lonsdale and Portarlington and in community settings across the Bellarine.

If you’d like to know more about us look at our website and social media (Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn) or call us to learn more about this role.

About the role

The BCH Finance department is a part of the greater Corporate Services team, and is comprised of a professional, friendly and collaborative team.

The Finance Assistant is responsible for the accurate input of information, through the everyday activities of Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable, while providing an excellent standard of customer service. The role requires a high level of computer literacy, including strong competency in MYOB, Mastercare, eTOOLS, and Microsoft Office. The Finance Assistant operates within a timely manner and possesses an attitude of continuous process improvement.

We would like to hear from you if you have:

  • Experience working in a finance/accounts team.
  • Experience working within a health setting that has different funding streams.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with an ability to build positive relationships and work in a team environment.
  • A commitment to quality improvement.
  • High level competency in MYOB, Microsoft Office, and Client Management Systems.

What we offer

To support you to balance your work/life commitments, grow your skills and expertise, enjoy work and feel valued we offer the following:

  • Generous salary packaging benefits – you can access some of your annual salary tax free each year
    • Living Expenses capped at $15,900 annually (includes repayments on mortgages, credit cards, personal loans, and rental payments)
    • Meal Entertainment & Accommodation capped at $2,650
  • Discounted gym memberships at six sites across the region
  • A supportive, positive and inclusive workplace culture
  • Flexible work environment with ability to work some hours from home
  • Employee Assistance Program; up to 5 counselling session per year

Conditions of Employment

  • A current National Police Check (within 6 months from date of application)
  • A current Working with Children Check – Employee check nominating BCH
  • A current Victorian Driver’s Licence
  • Immunisation status clearance (including evidence of COVID 19 vaccination)

How to Apply

To find out more, please contact Carina Orneus, Senior Finance Officer, at [email protected] or by phone on 03 5258 0833. Applications must include cover letter, response to key selection criteria, application form (via the BCH website), and resume in PDF format.

The Position Description is available here: PD Finance Assistant May-2023

Submit your application to [email protected] – applications will be assessed as they are received, so please submit your application as soon as possible.  Final applications close at 5pm Monday 12th June 2023. We look forward to receiving your application today!

Bellarine Community Health Ltd is committed to protect children and reduce any opportunities for abuse or harm to occur.
Bellarine Community Health acknowledges the Wathaurong people as the Traditional Custodians of the Wadawurrung land on which our sites are located and across which we provide services and programs for the diverse community. We are proud to be an inclusive workplace and welcome people from all cultures and backgrounds to our service.

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