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Director of Finance and Business Operations - Loreto College Coorparoo, Coorparoo Brisbane Queensland, Queensland

Loreto College Coorparoo is a Catholic secondary school for girls in the tradition of Mary Ward. With a student body of approximately 900 students and over 100 staff, Loreto College has an exciting opportunity in the role of Director of Finance and Business Operations.

As a senior leadership position, this role requires strategic leadership of the finances of the College as well as management of business operations, including budget planning and reporting, compliance, risk and insurance. Additionally, the role incorporates oversight of property management, technology services and support, marketing, community engagement and administration.

The position requires a strategic leader with outstanding stakeholder management skills, drive, demonstrated experience in financial leadership and the ability to successfully develop and execute strategic projects.

The successful candidate will have tertiary qualifications in commerce/accounting and significant experience of achievement in business leadership which includes the successful implementation of change. Astute financial leadership, successful leadership, development and execution of strategic priorities, excellent communication and organisation skills, and experience in reporting to Executive Management and Boards are required.

Experience within a school is not necessary, however some experience in property construction projects will be highly regarded.

The successful candidate is required to support the rich heritage of Loreto Schools as outlined in the Loreto Schools of Australia Mission Statement (2010):

Loreto Schools offer a Catholic education which liberates, empowers and motivates students to use their individual gifts with confidence, creativity and generosity in loving and responsible service.

As an institution committed to the safety of our students, student protection is everyone's responsibility. At Loreto College all persons undertaking work for or on behalf of the College, have a shared responsibility for contributing to the safety and protection of children.

Applications close at 5.00pm on Friday 6 November 2020.

Please email your complete application, including three referees, to Mrs Kim Wickham, Principal via [email protected]

Loreto College reserves the right to interview candidates before the closing date. Candidates who are shortlisted for interview will be contacted by Friday 13 November. Therefore, if we have not contacted you by then, it will be the case that in this particular instance your application has been unsuccessful.

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