Accounts Payable Officer

Gordon, New South Wales 
  • Permanent full time position
  • To commence asap

Ravenswood is a Uniting Church Prep to Year 12 day and boarding school for girls located on Sydney’s North Shore. Ravenswood offers both the HSC and the IB Diploma Programme as well as the PYP in the Junior School. It is a school where students enjoy outstanding academic success supported by innovative teaching practices that are underpinned by a whole school approach to Positive Education.

We are seeking an experienced Accounts Payable Officer to join our Finance Department on a permanent full time basis.  The Accounts Payable Officer reports to the Finance Manager, and is responsible for processing and administering all school payments and expenditures (excluding payroll). 

Specifically this role:

  • Receives and verifies invoices and requisitions
  • Processing supplier invoices for payment in accounting system (Synergetic)
  • Appropriately codes transactions in line with school financial policy
  • Processing employee reimbursable expenses
  • Undertakes weekly cheque and EFT payments
  • Maintains accounts payable database within the financial system
  • Processes and reconciles petty cash

The successful candidate will have:

  • 3-5 years’ experience in Accounts Payable
  • A Diploma or Degree in Accounting or related discipline or working towards the same
  • Experience using accounting systems and payment systems.
  • Experience with Synergetic preferred but not essential
  • Proven knowledge of standard Accounts Payable practices and procedures
  • Demonstrated high level computer skills and competency in the use of Microsoft Office software.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills, analytical skills and will have the ability to prioritise tasks working in a busy environment.
  • Positive and professional attitude

To Apply:

Please include a cover letter as the first page of your resume.

Ravenswood School for Girls is dedicated to maintaining a child safe environment and is committed to the safety, welfare and wellbeing of children. 

Shortlisted applicants will be required to provide the School with their Working With Children Check number in order to be eligible for this position.

It is a requirement of employment to show evidence of full vaccination (2 doses) for COVID-19.

Applications close 9am, Friday 26 November 2021

If you have any questions please contact Michelle Line, Human Resources Officer [email protected]

Ravenswood is a Uniting Church, Positive Education and IB World School



Applications closed Friday 26 November 2021