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Good Shepherd Seminary, Fatima, Jiwaka Province, Papua New Guinea

We are seeking a suitable person who has the capacity to take financial charge of the medium size facility. The successful applicant shall be supporting the Head of the facility in organising, facilitating and supervising every aspect of the facility’s daily activities, to ascertain efficient and smooth operations of the Seminary.


We are looking for someone with a bookkeeping (college level) background with at least three years experience in related fields. The successful candidate must be well versed with all Microsoft applications and knowledge of Quick Books financial suite, would be an advantage. The successful candidate must poses excellent communications skills and a proven record of organisational, human relations, strategic planning and implementation skills. Mature persons of good character, deep faith and good Catholic and community standing only need to apply.


Management of financial affairs of the Seminary with regular regime of financial reporting to statutory bodies, local and international agencies and stakeholders.

A regular liaison with suppliers, government, church and private entities and benefactors is the core business of this position. Longer term planning in terms of changing environment and adaptability to such is the key area of responsibility of this position. Current Driver License is a condition of employment.

This possession is available to both clerics and lay single and married people.

Accommodation, within a quiet and attractive compound of the Seminary, is available onsite.

Remuneration is in accordance with the Catholic Bishops’ Conference and the PNG Government guidelines.

It is requested that all interested applicants forward their covering letters, recent CV, copies of educational achievements and contact details of three (3) referees to:

Fr. Paul Sundu, The Rector,
P.O. Box 53,
Banz, Jiwaka Province, PNG

or by email to gshepherdsem@gmail.com

Applications close July 3, 2018

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  • Organisation Good Shepherd Seminary PNG
  • Salary Remuneration is in accordance with the Catholic Bishops’ Conference and the PNG Government guidelines
  • Location Fatima, Jiwaka PNG
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Good Shepherd Seminary is a tertiary institution for men studying for the Catholic priesthood. It is affiliated with the Divine Word University and conducts a three year residential program leading to a Diploma and an Advanced Diploma in Religious Studies. There is an option of an additional fourth year pastoral internship or practical program leading to Bachelor’s Degree in Religious Studies.