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Finance Manager


This new full-time role offers an exciting opportunity to join the Australian Breastfeeding Association (ABA) as we continue to educate towards, and advocate for, a breastfeeding inclusive society.

Key responsibilities

Join ABA as a Finance Manager and play a pivotal role in shaping the financial future of our dynamic organisation. In this exciting position, you will support the Executive Officer (EO) and the Board of Directors, ensuring financial stability, legal compliance, and the achievement of ambitious financial goals. You will drive financial excellence by leading the development of our annual budget, empowering cost-centre managers to achieve success, and spearheading the annual audit. Additionally, you will oversee essential financial operations, including payroll, accounts payable, and accounts receivable, ensuring seamless processes across the Association. Your expertise will guarantee ABA adheres to accounting standards and meets all compliance requirements. If you are a proactive financial leader with a passion for excellence, join us to influence strategic decisions and contribute to ABA's growth and success.

  • Reporting and auditing
  • Systems, processes and internal controls
  • Budgeting and forecasting
  • Bookkeeping
  • Human resources management
  • Volunteer support

What you will bring

  • Experience in leading an organisation's finance and compliance

  • Demonstrable experience working closely with a Board, chief executive and senior leadership

  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to present complex financial data succinctly to lay audiences

  • Outstanding analytical and interpretive ability

  • Qualified Certified Practicing Accountant / Chartered Accountant

What you can expect from ABA

At ABA, you will be part of a highly committed, supportive team who are passionate about enabling mums, parents and families to give their babies the best start in life. 

This role has been classified as SCHADS Level 5,  $96,096 per year. As an employee of a registered charity, you are able to salary package up to $18,550 each Fringe Benefit Tax (FBT) year. 

Our work environment is flexible and inclusive. ABA embraces diversity. All qualified candidates applying for this position will be considered regardless of race, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability or age. 

How to apply

Applicants should include a current CV with a cover letter to outlining how your skills and experience meet the requirements of the position description and why you are interested in joining the team at the Australian Breastfeeding Association.

For detailed information about this position, please refer to the position description.