Head of Commercial Finance


Role Overview

Children are at the heart of our brand and we believe in the positive impact we can have on their overall well-being by providing the best possible start in life. This is no ordinary childcare; we offer 21st-century early learning to meet the needs of today’s families with a focus on innovation, development, and passion for education. 

Head of Commercial Finance

Reporting to the CFO, the Head of Commercial Finance will have overall responsibility for partnering with executive and senior leaders across sales & marketing, operations and people & culture to identify opportunities to improve the financial performance of the business.

You and your team will leverage data analytics and BI tools to support the business with insights and analysis; using these tools to challenge stakeholders, ensuring decisions and actions align with the overall strategic & financial targets of the business.

You will also play a key leadership role in translating overall business goals into actionable initiatives.

Qualifications & Experience

We’d love to hear from you if you have experience of successfully partnering with senior commercial and operational stakeholders, ideally in a multi-site setting. Experience from within childcare or another highly regulated environment would be extremely beneficial.

You’ll also need to be:

  • Tertiary qualified in finance or commerce with 5 – 10  years experience
  • Experienced in leveraging data to drive insights, enabling business partners to deliver on operational goals
  • Experience in designing, implementing and driving system changes that impact day to day operations
  • A strong background in designing and delivering against goals and targets that impact business outcomes

What’s in it for you?

We are proud to offer our team members a range of benefits including;

  • fully flexible work options
  • competitive pay with annual performance & salary reviews 
  • 50% discount on childcare fees
  • extra ‘wellbeing leave’
  • extensive learning and development
  • financial support for training or study
  • service recognition and access to our Employee Assistance Program
  • incredible career development opportunities within a rapidly growing business
Having fulfilled, engaged and happy team members with access to the latest resources, infrastructure and training is a key priority for us, as is our commitment to diversity and inclusion – we want you to bring your whole self to work. As such, we welcome and encourage applications from all members of the community, particularly those who identify as Australian Aboriginal and / or Torres Strait Islander.

Please visit us at https://www.oac.edu.au/careers to find out more

Sounds like the role for you?

We'd love to hear from you, apply now and take the next step in your career!

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