Seeking expressions of interest for Future Positions
We are seeking expression of interest from people who would like to fill the following roles which we are working to make available.
- Community Based Financial Support Consultant
Seeking a full-time person to start within 3-12 months with a calling to empower Indigenous people to support small businesses in an Aboriginal community in Arnhem Land, NT, Australia. The preferred applicant will have experience in business and/or accounting and skills in financial management. No prior experience with Indigenous people is necessary, but should have an aptitude for teaching others. Practical training in education, cross-cultural, & language skills will be provided, along with ongoing support.
We are looking for expressions of interest from anyone who might consider a commitment to bookkeeping, financial management and training of local Yolŋu bookkeepers in Galiwin'ku NT. This would enable a greater degree of education and knowledge transfer to Indigenous clients and would provide opportunities to enable Indigenous people to fulfil such roles in the future. You would be becoming part of a team here to empower and up-skill Yolŋu.
Job Description: Our aim is to have a position to support Yolŋu businesses with their financial records and management. As part of this process we would like to begin to skill Yolŋu (those who have the talents and passions for it) to take on finance related roles. We envisage that, using the cross-cultural communication and education methodologies of Why Warriors, the successful applicant would support Yolngu owned businesses by providing financial management services and advice. They would also provide, instruction and apprenticing for a few Yolŋu individuals to learn bookkeeping and financial management skills.
Location: Galiwin'ku NT. However, we would also consider applicants who could base themselves in Darwin or Nhulunbuy, who would then fly to communities. Initial placement in Darwin or Nhulunbuy may be essential while accommodation on communities is organised.
If you would like to be part of this exciting opportunity to enable Indigenous enterprises to succeed and have skills or interest in the area of bookkeeping/financial management, please let us know and we can discuss the different possibilities. Contact us by email here or Phone Tim on: 0458 542 701
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