Accounts Receivable

 An opportunity exists for a suitably skilled and experienced candidate to join our finance team. The position of Accounts Receivable is relationships focused and requires a strong understanding of financial processes, in order to provide the best possible experience for all stakeholders, but most importantly our families, within the Debtors process.          

  • Full-time, 38 hours per week
  • Fixed-term position (November 2020 - July 2021) 

The successful candidate will be required to demonstrate:

  • Effective communication skills with our key stakeholders
  • Effective organisational skills and the ability to prioritise tasks
  • A friendly and professional telephone and personal manner
  • The ability to work independently and prioritise daily work requirements
  • The ability to maintain accurate records

 Essential to this role is: 

  • Demonstrated experience in an Accounts Receivable role
  • Qualifications in accounting or business e.g. cert IV, diploma (desirable)
  • Proven extensive customer service and communication skills
  • Knowledge of and experience with various accounting packages and computer software programmes, including Word and Excel
  • Cash handling experience and skills
  • Knowledge of EFTPOS processing requirements
  • A willingness to work within the School's Christian ethos and actively support the values and philosophy of the School.


This position is classified at Level 5 ($33.66 per hour) 

Remuneration is paid under the St Michael's Collegiate School (General Staff and Early Childhood Education and Care Staff) Enterprise Agreement 2018. 

About St Michael's Collegiate

St Michael's Collegiate is an outstanding K to 12 Anglican day and boarding school for girls. For over 125 years, young women have been part of an exceptional learning community celebrated for its rich blend of academic excellence, sporting endeavours, creative arts and co-curricular activities. Set in the picturesque city of Hobart, Collegiate provides a world class education in a unique corner of the globe known for its scenic beauty, history and warm sense of community.      

Employment Conditions 

St Michael's Collegiate School is an organisation committed to Child Protection and to the implementation of child safe policies and practices. Our organisation undertakes several screening processes to ensure the appropriate protection of children in its care. This includes reference checks, qualification checks and professional registration checks.It is conditional of employment that the successful applicant:

  • Hold and maintain a current Tasmanian Working With Vulnerable Persons check (RWVP);
  • Gain a satisfactory National Police clearance;
  • Be authorised to work in Australia;
  • Undertake mandatory child safety training.

 Your Application

Applications should be forwarded   by: COB Friday 9  October, 2020. Applications must include:

  • Application for Employment Form 
  • Cover letter
  • CV / Resume
  • Address the selection criteria (found within the position description)
  • 2 Professional Referees

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