College Accountant

St Mary’s College Seymour

College Accountant

Ongoing Position to begin at the start of Term 4 2022

St Mary’s College is returning to Year 11 in 2024 and Year 12 in 2025

Applications for a College Accountant, commencing the beginning of Term 4 2022, are invited from enthusiastic and committed applicants to join our wonderful College community. The position is ongoing, full time equivalent.

The College Accountant is a member of the Business Services and Compliance team and is responsible for all College financial functions including financial policies and procedures, management and statutory reporting, day-to-day finance operations, budgets and analysis, forward planning and auditing.

The successful applicant will possess well-developed interpersonal skills and excellent communication skills, can manage a fluctuating workload, be able to effectively manage a small team, work collaboratively, and have a demonstrated commitment to Catholic education and to the safety and wellbeing of children.


  • Tertiary qualification in Accounting with accounting experience and a sound understanding of accounting principles.

Please refer to position description for further demonstrated experience requirements.


  • Certified Practising Account [CPA] or Chartered Accountant [ICA]
  • Experience working in an educational environment
  • Experience in using Technology One and Synergetic software systems
  • Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) user experience

Seymour is a historic railway township located in the Southern end of the Goulburn Valley in the Mitchell Shire and is located 100 kilometres north of Melbourne. On the banks of the Goulburn River; 2 minutes from the Hume Freeway with multiple daily V/Line services. Nearby to the Great Victorian Rail Trail, gourmet fair and scenic countryside, Seymour makes for a great central location to all of Victoria’s offerings.

Please refer to the role description and application form below.  For enquiries, please contact the Director, Business Services and Compliance, Mrs Felicity Melville on 03 5792 2611

Please forward a resume, covering letter addressing the selection criteria and a completed application form to the Principal, Mr Wayne Smith at by 5:00 p.m. Friday 9 September 2022.

St Mary’s College promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children.

Position Description

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