The North Melbourne Football Club is a leader in the Australian sports industry, with an outstanding reputation for its hardworking culture and innovation.  If you thrive on working in a fast paced, continuously evolving environment with a passionate team of professionals where you can learn and gain valuable experience this may be the organisation for you.

About The Role

We are seeking an enthusiastic and self-motivated professional to join our Finance team. Reporting directly to the Finance Manager, the primary responsibilities of the Accountant will involve:

  • Production of monthly management accounts and balance sheet reconciliations
  • Preparation of payroll for approximately 150 staff
  • Assisting with accounts payable and receivable, including coding and signing off of invoices and batch transaction positing
  • Ongoing management and use of internal CRM system
  • General financial management including preparation of cash flow forecasts, joint signature on bank accounts and completion of all compliance tasks
  • Preparing ad hoc reports and analyses as requested

Our Ideal Candidate

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills & attributes:

  • Accounting degree and professional qualification (or working towards)
  • At least 3 years' experience of working in a fast paced finance team
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively 
  • Proven track record of working effectively
  • Intermediate to advanced Microsoft Excel skills
  • Knowledge of statutory requirements such as payroll tax, workcover and BAS, as well as operational requirements including payroll,  accounts payable and receivable.

Perks & Benefits

As an employee of NMFC, you have access to a number of perks and benefits, including:

  • Access to BOUNCE, the clubs health and wellbeing program
  • Discounts at some of Australias major retailers
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Shinboner Reward & Recognition program
  • Flexible work options
  • Access to football tickets
  • Exciting staff experiences such as food trucks and sports days
  • Access to gym facilities

The successful candidate will also be required to undergo a Police Check and hold a valid Victorian Working with Children Check.


Please note that due to the overwhelming number of applications received by the Club, we are unable to reply to every application. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Applications close at 5 pm on Wednesday 15th July.

NMFC strives to be the AFLs most inclusive, accessible and united football club. Our value of Belonging means we embrace people from all walks of life and respect each others opinions and capabilities. We are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion.

All employment decisions at NMFC are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to age, disability, gender or gender identity, marital or parental status, political or religious beliefs, race or sexual orientation. 

13/07/2020 $0 CBD & Inner Suburbs 1 Accounting
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