ONCE Specialist – Finance – CSO Wagga Wagga, NSW 603 views

ONCE Specialist – Finance

  • 3 year contract (external) or 3 year secondment (internal)

Purpose of the Role

This role exists to support the Wagga Once Project Manager in the planning, implementation and support of the Once Project, with an emphasis on the successful transition to a new enterprise Finance Management System in schools and the migration of the existing FMS used by the CSO Finance & Resources team. This role would be ideal for an innovative, forward thinking and experienced accountant, who additionally has experience in dealing with enterprise systems.

Essential Criteria Includes:

  • Tertiary accounting qualification
  • 5 + years financial accounting experience working in dynamic and complex environments
  • Highly defined analytical, problem solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to build strong and effective relationships with project stakeholders
  • Creative and innovative thinking to challenge and support colleagues
  • Proven experience in change management, mentoring colleagues
  • Advanced Google Sheets/Excel user
  • Presentation skills
  • Well developed report writing experience, including policy development and business case papers
  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail
  • Highly effective time management and ability to prioritise.
  • The ability to work collaboratively as a highly effective team-member
  • Current Driver’s License – Class C
  • Ability to undertake frequent overnight travel to support schools across the diocese

Desirable Requirements

  • CPA/CA qualification
  • Experience with system use/administration of TechnologyOne Ci, or similar
  • Demonstrated experience using Google Apps productivity suite
  • Demonstrated experience of training and supporting system change
  • Demonstrated experience of configuring and managing Enterprise Financial Management Systems
  • Knowledge/Experience of information system deployment
  • Knowledge/Experience in an educational environment

The Application Pack can be accessed on the CSO webpage at:


For further information regarding the position or the application process, please contact Tim Cooper via mobile on 0427 711 338 or email at coopert@ww.catholic.edu.au

Full details available at www.csoww.catholic.edu.au


Catholic Schools Office


$94,408.50 pa


Wagga Wagga, NSW

Contact Person

Charmaine Berger


+61 2 6937 0014

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The Catholic Schools Office provides services to our community of schools to assist them in their work of educating students. We work in partnership with schools to make the best use of available resources. www.csoww.catholic.edu.au