We’re hiring! Undergraduate Finance Officer

Undergraduate Finance Officer - Diocesan Development Fund, Diocese of Parramatta


Undergraduate Finance Officer – Diocesan Development Fund, Diocese of Parramatta


Type of Opportunity: Accounting/Finance part-time position

Working Hours: 2 – 3 days per week (with flexibility to meet University commitments)

Placement Start and End Date: Ongoing opportunity, 2 – 3 days per week


Reporting Manager: 

  • Name: Joseph Weerasinghe
  • Title: Head of Finance and Investments
  • Phone: 02 8839 4509
  • Email: jweerasinghe@parraddf.org.au
  • Qualifications: CPA, FCCA(UK), MBA
  • 6 years at the Fund and 10 years at commercial organisations

Paid or Unpaid? Paid


  • Assisting in the Fund’s monthly financial reporting using Microsoft Dynamics 365, which includes reconciliation of General Ledger accounts.
  • Assist in Accounts Payable management and bank reconciliation statements.
  • Assist in preparing and lodging the FBT, BAS, Superannuation statements.
  • Assist in maintaining purchases, sales and income from Fixed Income investments using Treasury system.
  • Assist in Financial modelling, analysis and special projects.

Desired Skills or Qualities:

  • Focused, energetic, highly motivated to learn.
  • Possesses a positive approach to achieving outcomes.
  • Excellent communication skills and a team player.
  • Knowledge of MS office applications.

Preferable Attributes:

  • Is studying for a finance/accounting undergraduate degree.
  • Has school achievements (e.g. sports captain, prefect etc).
  • Has undertaken a gap year.
  • Has a minimum ATAR of 85.


Join our team!

For further information on the role description and to apply, please contact Joseph Weerasinghe, Head of Finance and Investments, on jweerasinghe@parraddf.org.au or call (02) 8839 4509.


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