Finance Officer (Payroll)

Job Description

Situated on the beautiful Capricorn Coast, St Brendan’s College is a Catholic School in the Edmund Rice Tradition and has been a leader in boys’ education in Central Queensland since 1940. We are a day and boarding school for boys from Years 7 to 12, located on a beautiful 300 acres only minutes to the beaches of Yeppoon and half an hour from Rockhampton. 

We provide diverse academic and extra-curricular programs, giving boys significant opportunities to grow into young men of knowledge, respect and faith. Our boarding facilities are second to none in Central Queensland offering space, support and quality care.

St Brendan’s College, Yeppoon is seeking a Finance Officer (Payroll) to join the Business Operations Team.

This role is responsible for preparing payroll and related records for fortnightly pay cycle. This role will be permanent, full-time, Monday to Friday and commence immediately.  Extensive experience in payroll and interpreting Enterprise Bargaining Agreements will be beneficial for this role.

Application Inclusions

Please provide the following in your application. 

  • Cover letter outlining why you are applying for the position, including how you meet the key accountabilities and essential criteria.
  • Resume including two referees. 
  • Copies of Qualifications and Academic Transcripts.

For all positions advertised the successful applicants will need to actively support the Catholic Ethos of the College. All applicants will also be subject to Legislative Screening Procedures and will be required to authorise such checks and provide identification. These checks are consistent with the EREA commitment to child protection policies and procedures.  

Application Process

The College reserves the right to reduce the application period or remove the job advertisement early should a suitable applicant be found. 

All applicants will receive an email confirmation of the receipt of their application.


Anne Campbell
Human Resources Manager
P: (07) 4939 9304

For a full position description please go the Employment page under About on our website  

Please note that applications from agencies will not be considered at this time.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

St Brendan's College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

All applicants will be subject to EREA and legislative screening procedure. These checks are consistence with EREA's commitment to child protection policies and procedures.

Edmund Rice Education Australia is committed to ensuring the safety, wellbeing and dignity of all children and young people.