Senior Finance Officer

in | Applications close Aug 20, 2024

Purpose of the Position:

To provide high-quality financial and administrative support to the Chief Financial Officer and the Corporate Management team. You will monitor and assist the finance team with all day-to-day financial activities while regularly communicating with internal department managers and administration staff. Additionally, you will need to prepare monthly reconciliations and financial reports and assist in developing, implementing, and updating financial policies and procedures, including new initiatives.

The position will be based in Darwin.

Selection Criteria:


  1. Tertiary qualifications in business, finance, commerce, or accounting, or equivalent, allow membership in the CPA or CA or completion of study towards these qualifications.
  2. Strong proficiency in XERO and Microsoft 365
  3. Over 3 years’ experience or more in a similar role.
  4. Excellent communication skills and ability to liaise with various key stakeholders.
  5. Strong analytical skills with an ability to communicate financial information to various audiences.
  6. Ability to be proactive and embed best practice approaches within areas of responsibility.
  7. Knowledge of current taxation legislation and ability to undertake compliance functions.
  8. Experience or knowledge of working in a remote Aboriginal community environment and understanding Aboriginal protocol and culture. A not-for-profit organisation.
  9. National Police Clearance and Working with Children Clearance


Base salary: $90,678.64 per annum
Plus 12% superannuation
6 weeks Annual Leave
17.5% Annual Leave loading
10 days Personal Leave

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.


If you are interested in this position, please apply online or submit a cover letter, resume, selection criteria response via email to

If you have any questions or require a position description please contact Hannah Hasing, Human Resource Officer Ph 08) 8979 6555 Option 1 Corporate Office.

BAC reserves the right to close or withdraw vacancies before the advertised closing date or extend the closing date, without prior notice.

Thank you for your application. Please note that only short-listed candidates who move to the next stage in the selection process will be contacted.

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