Financial Manager (Projects)

  • 28-06-24
  • $120K - $150K + Super (equivalent hourly rate)
  • CBD, Inner West, Eastern Suburbs
  • Contract
  • Rare opportunity within the Arts!
  • Take a lead in the planning, development, testing and audit of a new payroll system and process
  • An iconic Australian institution with a global audience
  • Walsh Bay Precinct – C. $120K - $150K + super equivalent – 4-month temporary position with the potential to extend

Finance Manager (Projects) - Arts - Sydney

Join one of Australia’s biggest cultural exports, combining your finance knowledge and project management skills to lead a system implementation across the business. Working closely with the CFO, Financial Controller and HR Director to ensure a successful scope and roll-out.


  • Take a lead in one of the business’ most critical transformations
  • Partner with various senior stakeholders within and outside of finance
  • Complimentary tickets to shows
  • Free access to internal health and wellbeing programs
  • Flexible, common-sense approach to working arrangements

The Role

  • Work with HR and the CFO to carefully select and demo systems to potentially roll-out
  • Build and complete the testing plans
  • Create documentation for the new system and processes
  • Lead training on the new system
  • Complete journal entries for both systems
  • Develop and support the audit process for the payroll system
  • Lead the development of new processes for finance and payroll

Your Background

To become a key member of the finance team, you will have the following skills and attributes:

  • 1 week or less notice period
  • Prior experience leading new system implementations
  • Have previously worked at a Finance Manager or Financial Controller level
  • Strong understanding of payroll processes
  • A hands-on approach to your work, comfortable working up close with reporting, audit and journals
  • Experience within or a passion for the NFP / Arts space is highly regarded, but not essential

If you are keen to apply for this Finance Manager (Projects) role, please contact Chloe Weldon at Richard Lloyd on 02 8324 2013, quoting reference 8701 or click on 'apply now' below.

Please submit your CV in Word format and note that due to the high volume of responses we receive only suitable candidates will be contacted.

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