Job Details


Jul 5, 2024


Regional New South Wales



Closing Date

Jul 22, 2024

Contact Name

Rachel Francis

Contact Email Address

Merrigong Theatre Company

Finance & Business Manager

Finance & Business Manager 

Located on the coast in the city of Wollongong, the heart of Dharawal Country, an hour south of Sydney, Merrigong Theatre Company is a not-for-profit company which operates Wollongong’s Illawarra Performing Arts Centre (IPAC), and the Wollongong Town Hall. We also create, commission, produce and present exciting, innovative professional theatre. 

Merrigong Theatre Company is now seeking a Finance & Business Manager (30 hours per week) to oversee the company’s financial functions, provide input into the ongoing strategic direction of the company and lead a small efficient team of three direct reports (FTE 2). Applicants should be a strategic thinker and have strong experience in business analysis have a sound knowledge of accrual accounting, MYOB experience, and the ability to produce accounts to audit standard. Applicants should also be good communicators committed to supporting a positive team culture. 

We are an organisation with strong company values around transparency and inclusion and to our team we offer flexible work arrangements, complimentary tickets to shows, opportunities for development and a free Employee Assistance Program.  

Please note: the salary bracket is pro-rata.


How to apply:  take a look at our WEBSITE and download the position description. 

Your application should include:

·      A current resumé including contact details for two referees.

·      Responses to the Selection Criteria (Skills Requirements).

Notes for addressing the selection criteria:   Please include a short paragraph describing how you meet each of the selection criteria (essential & desirable) listed in the position description. Please include details that highlight the experience, skills, knowledge, and qualifications that you would bring to the position.  

Merrigong encourages applications from diverse backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds and people with disabilities.

Applications for this position close at 5.00pm on Monday 22 July 2024.

Interviews will be held on Friday 26 July 2024.

Applications should be emailed directly to 

For further information about the position and the Finance Team please email Rachel Francis, General Manager: