Financial Capability Officer

Scout Talent
Melbourne
CBD & Inner Suburbs
Community Services & Development
Community Development
$62,875 + super, relocation & fantastic benefits!
Full Time
Posted 26d ago
  • Are you passionate about supporting Aboriginal People to improve their financial and social wellbeing?
  • Join a dedicated not-for-profit and act as a first point of contact to provide financial support and education
  • Enjoy a salary circa $62,875 plus super, relocation assistance, 7 weeks leave & attractive salary sacrifice options!
  • Work in the dynamic outback town of Alice Springs with significant travel to stunning Indigenous communities

About the Opportunity

Due to a period of rapid growth, MoneyMob Talkabout now has an opportunity for a Financial Capability and NILS Officer to join their team, based in Alice Springs, NT on a full-time fixed term contract to 30 June 2023, with 2 weeks outreach travel per month to various communities within the APY Lands.

Reporting to the Financial Capability Team Leader, you will be responsible for empowering clients, through support and education, to develop long-term skills, knowledge and behaviour to better manage money and make good financial decisions.

To view the full position description, please click apply now.

About You

To be considered for this position you will need to be a community minded individual who ideally possesses a Certificate III in Community Services or another closely related qualification.

Furthermore, you will have demonstrated experience working in a community service based role, with experience working with Indigenous or immigrant communities an advantage. As a key part of your role is in community education, you must also have strong literacy and numeracy skills, and an ability to engage with local communities, to foster greater service participation.

Please Note: This position requires frequent travel via 4WD vehicle from Alice Springs to APY lands, spending two weeks out of every month away from home. To be eligible for consideration, you must hold a current manual Driver's License. 4WD training will be provided for the successful candidate to be able to drive 4WD vehicles independently on remote roads. Employment will also be subject to a National Police Clearance and Working with Children check.

About the Benefits

This is an incredible opportunity to support a better future for some of the most remote communities in Australia, within a passionate not-for-profit organisation.

Importantly, you'll be a key link between the organisation and the Indigenous Community, helping progress MoneyMob Talkabout's vision towards becoming a service that is Aboriginal run and led.

In return for your hard work and dedication, you will receive an attractive remuneration circa $62,875 plus super and salary sacrificing options, and a GREAT range of additional benefits to help you enjoy life within the local community including:

  • Relocation Assistance;
  • 7 weeks annual leave;
  • Employee Assistance Program;
  • $500 annual wellbeing payment;
  • 5 day mandated annual breaks (mini-break);
  • Training/education opportunities; and
  • External professional supervision and support if needed.

You will also be welcomed into a friendly and passionate team, with comprehensive support from colleagues and management, and ongoing opportunities for career development and advancement.

About MoneyMob Talkabout

MoneyMob Talkabout is a not-for-profit organisation currently undergoing a period of unprecedented growth, both in size and opportunity, supported by their dedication to delivering a range of financial and community support programs with and for people in remote Indigenous communities. 

Please note: Applicants of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent are strongly encouraged to apply.

To play an important community facing role within an expanding organisation dedicated to indigenous empowerment - Apply Now! 

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