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Assistant Director: Business Services - Catholic Education Ballarat, VIC

Are you an experienced Finance professional with senior leadership experience? Are you looking to use your diverse skills to lead a broad corporate services portfolio?

A great opportunity is available to join Catholic Education Ballarat as Assistant Director of Business Services.

The organisation
Catholic Education Ballarat (CEB) is the management arm of the newly formed Diocese of Ballarat Catholic Education Limited (DOBCEL). DOBCEL partners with schools in the Ballarat Diocese to promote Catholic identity, deliver quality learning, enable effective stewardship and nurture respectful and trusting relationships with the community.

DOBCEL schools are located within a diverse and geographically extensive diocese extending across Western Victoria, from the Murray River to the Southern Ocean. DOBCEL governs 56 parish schools, and eight schools and colleges are governed by Religious Institutes or Ministerial Public Juridic Persons.

The role
Leading a large team, the new Assistant Director Business Services is responsible for the strategic leadership of a broad portfolio including Finance and Accountability; Risk Management; Information, Technology and Business Systems; and Planning and Facilities including funding capital works projects.

You will be a highly adept financial professional, CA or CPA qualified with CFO experience. Your demonstrated knowledge of corporate governance and strategic and operational risk management will ensure DOBCEL meets its regulatory requirements and commitment to sound stewardship. The role also serves as a Public Officer to the Diocese of Ballarat Catholic Education Limited (DOBCEL), a company limited by guarantee.

Your broad experience will enable success in leading DOBCEL's ICT strategy DOBCEL's ICT enterprise strategy and implementation.

You will bring an open collaborative approach to partnering with colleagues within CEB and schools across the Diocese. The successful person will be a systems thinker with proven leadership and people skills.

To apply
We encourage you visit to view a video and obtain further information. To express your interest, send a resume from this site, from the Trak Search website, or by email to [email protected], quoting ref number TS1449. Enquiries are also welcome to John Chesher on 0417 068 220.

Closing Date: Wednesday, 14th April 2021

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