Position Details
Reference Number 11550
Position Title Team Leader Accounting
Employment Type Full Time
Entity Uniting Country SA
Location 60 Florence Street, Port Pirie SA 5540
Award Classification Social, Community, Home Care And Disabiltiy Services Industry Award 2010 - Social and community services employe Level 5, Pay Point 1
Travel Requirements Between UCSA sites, occasional intra & interstate travel
Position Summary

Team Leader Accounting

Corporate Services


Port Pirie


Full-time (negotiable to FTE 0.8)


Applications close 15th October 2017


Enquiries to Ian Eberhard 0428 326 550


UnitingCare Wesley Country SA is one of South Australia’s largest and most dynamic regional Community Service providers.  Our head office is located in Port Pirie with offices located throughout regional SA.


The Team Leader is a senior member of the Finance Team, with direct supervisory responsibility for accounts and payroll processes.  This position also supervises the day to day operations of the front desk reception services.  The Team Leader works closely with the Executive Manager Corporate Services to provide timely and accurate financial reports. 


This is a fantastic opportunity to join a values based organisation whose mission is Caring for Country People.


You will have:

  • Demonstrated experience in financial accounting processes
  • Experience leading a team
  • High level of interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent technology skills, including advanced excel

Attention to detail and the ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines is essential.


It is essential for you to have: 

  • Current Australian Drivers Licence
  • Relevant experience, in a paid or voluntary capacity
  • Applicants who hold or are working towards a Diploma or Degree in a financial discipline will be highly regarded.

You may also need to be available for some out of hours work and travel between UCWCSA sites or interstate as required.


The Benefits:

  • Competitive, above award rates
  • Tax-free salary packaging benefits (up to $15900 per annum), 9.5% superannuation, 17.5% leave loading and access to a fleet vehicle
  • Comprehensive induction and training
  • Flexible, family friendly environment

To Apply:

Our process requires you to provide a Resume, Cover Letter and a statement addressing the Duties and Responsibilities contained within the Position Description.  You will need to put this information in 3 separate documents and upload each document. 

Refer to the UnitingCare Wesley Country SA Guide to Applying for more information.


UnitingCare Wesley Country SA is an equal opportunity employer, committed to providing a child safe environment.  People who identify as Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islanders or other diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.


All offers of employment are subject to a satisfactory DCSI Child Related Employment Screening


Further information about UnitingCare Wesley Country SA can be obtained from www.ucwcsa.org.au


Please contact Michelle Keane on 0419 222 915 for enquiries regarding the application process.


Selection Criteria Essential: Do you have a current Australian Drivers Licence?
Desirable: Do you have a Certificate IV (or above) in a related field?
Contact Person Ian Eberhard
Contact Number 0428 326 550
Alternate Contact Person Michelle Keane
Alternate Contact Number 0419222915
Closing Date 15/10/2017
Job and Person Specification Team Leader, Accounting.pdf
Additional Attachment Guide to Applying.pdf
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