Port Vila International

Director of Finance- Port Vila International School – Port Vila, Efate

Posted: 09-06-2024

Job Description

Director of Finance Advertisement

Employment Type: Full-time,3 Year contract
Start Date: Negotiable, with a desirable start in July 2024 or sooner

About Us

Port Vila International School (PVIS) is an independent, not-for-profit school located on the island of Efate, Vanuatu. We serve a diverse community of international and Ni-Vanuatu families, offering education from Early Education to Year 12. We are committed to nurturing the leaders of tomorrow, both locally and globally. Join us in shaping a stable, sustainable, and prosperous future for all.

About the Role

PVIS is seeking an experienced Director of Finance to join our Senior Leadership Team. This role is essential for effective financial management and strategic planning. Reporting directly to the Principal, the Director of Finance will manage the school’s finances, ensure compliance with financial obligations, and contribute to strategic decision-making.

Key Responsibilities

  • Strategic financial planning and management
  • Compliance with statutory and legal obligations
  • Financial reporting and oversight
  • Procurement and contract management
  • Collaboration with internal and external stakeholders

Essential Criteria

  • Degree in Accounting, Finance, or equivalent
  • Proficiency in XERO and other management systems
  • Strong financial management skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Ability to lead and manage others

Desirable Criteria

  • Eligibility to work in Vanuatu
  • Experience in a medium to large organization
  • Understanding of government policies and grants processes

How to Apply

Application Process

Interested candidates should contact [email protected] for an application pack. For more information about PVIS, please visit our website. Application close 17 June 2024.

Additional Opportunities: While applying for the Director of Finance position, we may also consider applicants for other suitable roles within the school based on their qualifications and experience.

Job Category: Education. Job Type: Full-Time.
Closes 17/06/2024

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