Position: Part-Time Assistant Accountant

About Emanuel Synagogue:

Emanuel Synagogue is a distinguished religious non-for-profit organization dedicated to serving a vibrant and diverse congregation of more than 3500 members. Our mission is to foster a welcoming and inclusive spiritual community that promotes Jewish values and traditions. We are currently in the midst of an exciting campus redevelopment project aimed at enhancing our facilities and services for our members and the broader community.

Position Overview:

We are seeking a dedicated and detail-oriented Part-Time Assistant Accountant to join our finance team. As an Assistant Accountant at Emanuel Synagogue, you will play a crucial role in supporting our financial operations and ensuring the organization’s fiscal responsibilities are met.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist in day-to-day accounting and financial transactions
  • Prepare and maintain financial records, ledgers, and reports
  • Reconcile accounts and assist in the preparation of financial statements
  • Assist with budgeting and forecasting processes
  • Collaborate with team members on financial analysis and audits
  • Ensure compliance with relevant financial regulations and policies

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Proven experience in accounting or finance roles
  • Strong proficiency in accounting software and Microsoft Office, particularly Excel
  • Excellent attention to detail and organisational skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Knowledge of relevant financial regulations and principles

What We Offer:

  • Competitive salary within the range of $60,000 – $65,000 per annum
  • A supportive and inclusive work environment
  • Opportunities for professional development and growth

How to Apply:

If you are passionate about contributing to a dynamic and culturally rich organisation and meet the qualifications outlined above, we encourage you to apply. Please submit your resume outlining your relevant experience and why you are interested in joining Emanuel Synagogue.

Got Questions? Apply

Position: Financial Controller

Emanuel Synagogue is a religious non-for-profit organisation. The operations of Emanuel Synagogue are facilitated through the charities that comprise the Emanuel Group. The Emanuel Group supports a congregation of more than 3500 members and is currently in the process of redevelopment of the campus.

The Financial Controller (FC) is responsible for all financial matters of the Emanuel Group. 

The FC will manage all financial operations and systems, ensuring that there are appropriate processes and controls in place and that all associated risks are managed and mitigated. The FC must be able to adapt to a continually evolving environment and thrive in a deadline-oriented workplace, always performing to the highest standard.

The FC will report to and work closely with the Executive Director and will be responsible for managing a team of two finance staff.

Key Competencies:

  • experienced and mature leader with at least 5 years of broad finance experience
  • ability to prepare and present Financial Reports to the Board;
  • managing finance (accounting, budgeting, control, and reporting) for complex and diverse organisations

Technical Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • Formal accounting qualifications CA/CPA/ACCA
  • At least 5 years of experience in senior management roles
  • Demonstrated experience, ideally in the non profit sector, in financial management and accounting
  • Substantial level of competency with Microsoft Word and Excel
Got Questions? Apply

Position: Head of Marketing & PR

Are you ready to take the reins and lead an extraordinary marketing adventure? We’re on the hunt for a visionary Head of Marketing to join our dynamic non-profit organisation and be the driving force behind our journey to success! As the trailblazer in this role, you’ll get the chance to steer our brand-new digital platform to new heights while crafting and executing strategic marketing initiatives that will leave a lasting impact.

Picture yourself immersed in a world of creativity, where you’ll shape our marketing plan, revolutionise our branding strategy, and harness the power of social media to engage and inspire. You’ll also be the maestro of our PR and communications efforts, showcasing our mission to the world. In this role, you will be collaborating with various key stakeholders, infusing their marketing and branding needs with a touch of magic. This isn’t your average role; it’s a thrilling opportunity to be part of something extraordinary, where no day is the same, and every move you make will leave a lasting mark on our cause.

So, if you’re a marketing rockstar with a passion for making a difference, join us on this exhilarating journey, where your creativity and expertise will shine like never before! Apply now to be part of our incredible team and propel our mission to new horizons.

Job Description – Lead Our Extraordinary Adventure!

Are you a marketing visionary with a passion for creating captivating experiences? We’re on the hunt for a brilliant Head of Marketing to join our dynamic non-profit organisation and embark on an exhilarating journey with us! As the leader of this role, you’ll be at the forefront of our cutting-edge digital platform, driving strategic marketing initiatives that leave a lasting impact.

Your Thrilling Mission:

Craft and Execute Remarkable Campaigns: Channel your creative genius to devise and implement a show-stopping marketing plan that propels our cause to center stage. Your innovative strategies will captivate audiences far and wide.

Champion of Branding Brilliance: Be the mastermind behind our strategic branding efforts, creating a distinct identity that shines brightly amidst the crowd.

Communication Virtuoso: Weave compelling stories and messages that resonate with hearts and minds, casting a spell of inspiration and connection.

Social Media Maven: Work your magic on our social media platforms, enchanting followers with engaging content and fostering a thriving community.

Collaboration Virtuoso: Collaborate seamlessly with our internal stakeholders, harmonising efforts to achieve an extraordinary symphony of marketing brilliance.

Why This Adventure is Extraordinary:

This is no ordinary job; it’s an exhilarating adventure where you’ll have the opportunity to shape our organisation’s destiny and create extraordinary experiences. Your creativity will take centre stage as you paint the canvas of our brand with captivating brilliance.

Who We Seek:

A marketing virtuoso who can orchestrate captivating experiences and bring our vision to life. Your creative spark and innovative mindset set you apart. If you’re ready make an extraordinary impact, come join us on this adventure!


  • Minimum 5 years of marketing brilliance, with a proven track record of orchestrating successful campaigns and initiatives
  • Savvy in the art of digital marketing, branding, and communication techniques
  • A virtuoso communicator, capable of striking a chord with audiences through captivating storytelling
  • A natural collaborator, skilled at conducting harmony within teams and inspiring others to join the symphony

Join Our Symphony:

If you’re ready to compose extraordinary experiences and make your mark on a cause that matters, seize this opportunity and be the leader of our extraordinary adventure! Apply now and let’s create brilliance together.

Note: The above job description aims to capture the essence of the role in a creative manner and is not exhaustive. The successful applicant may have additional opportunities to shine their brilliance within our organisation.

Got Questions? Apply


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Sarah Vasin

Lifecycles Coordinator / Executive Assistant / Hon. Secretary of the Board

sarah@emanuel.org.au (02) 9389 6444