For the Whole of Their Life.

Chief Financial Officer

  • Immediate start
  • Key management position
  • Work closely with the Executive Principal in shaping the strategic direction of the organisation

St Philip's Christian Education Foundation is responsible for the management and oversight of a group of leading Christian independent schools in the Newcastle, Hunter and Central Coast regions catering to 4600 students from Early Learning through to Tertiary Education.

SPCEF is seeking a committed Christian with high calibre financial and business management skills who will carry the financial vision for the organisation through the next season of growth and development.

The CFO is a key management position within the Foundation Office and will work closely with the Executive Principal in shaping the strategic direction of the organisation.

Applicants will need to demonstrate:

  • Strong understanding of a Christian worldview and its application to finances
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications including CA/CPA
  • Strong experience in financial management including organisational budgets
  • Significant experience in working with and advising Boards (preferably in the NFP sector)
  • Excellent interpersonal and team building skills and experience
  • Proven general management and leadership experience
  • Superior problem-solving ability and negotiation of successful outcomes
  • Passion to contribute to the Vision, Values and planning of strategies for a leading group of schools


Recruitment for the position of CFO will be managed by Resolve Consulting Group.

For an Information Pack please contact:

Paul Campey
Partner, Resolve Consulting Group
paul@resolveconsulting.net

For a confidential discussion regarding the position or application process, please contact Paul Campey on (02) 4324 4800



Applications Open: Friday 29th July

Applications Close: Midnight, Sunday 21st August

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