Free Emails | Home
CMA Standards Council | Q4 - Rethinking Retirement
 Events & Webinars  |  Resources  |  Conference  |  CMA Connect  |  ILG  |  About   

CMA Connect

The Christian leaders' marketplace for jobs, boards and more. About CMA Connect
Important disclaimer: CMA does not represent the organisations who place these listings, we do not guarantee that they are licensed or authorised to offer the positions, and we encourage readers to make their own inquiries to satisfy themselves that all is in order.

CityLife Church

Business Manager

Listing 2554 Summary   Contact
Location: Knox VIC
Status: Full time
Name: Rachel Lai

Full-time ongoing position

CityLife is currently seeking an experienced Business Manager to join our leadership team.

The Business Manager is a management and operational leadership role within the Senior Leadership Team at CityLife Church. The role focuses on financial, risk and business aspects of the organisation's activities.

The Business Manager provides leadership, management and vision necessary to ensure that the church has the proper operational controls, administrative and reporting procedures, and systems in place to effectively serve our growing congregations across Melbourne and to ensure financial strength and operating efficiency.

As an active member of the Senior Leadership Team the Business Manager is responsible for:

  • Overseeing the operations of Administration, Accounting and Finance, Building Facilities, and Information Systems.
  • Administrative leadership and planning
  • Lead, guide and develop the Central Service Team
  • Financial Management
  • Risk Management

Please see our detailed position description for further information on the responsibilities of the position.

About you

As a committed and dedicated professional you will have at least 5 years' experience in a senior management role. You will have strong operational, leadership and management experience and have managed operation / administrative functions previously.

With an appropriate tertiary qualification and experience (a CPA or CA is desirable but not essential) you will have knowledge of financial, accounting, budgeting, and cost control principles. You will also have knowledge of federal and state financial regulations. Ideally knowledge in relation to regulatory frameworks applicable to a church or NFP environment is desirable but not essential.

Your advanced skills in written and verbal communication (including reporting) will be well utilised. You will be able to demonstrate your proactive problem-solving skills and improve processes by identifying innovative and best practice solutions. You will also have experience in strategic, analytical and financial planning.

Does this sound like you?

If you are a person of integrity and credibility, take pride and ownership in your contribution and want to be part of a growing organisation this could be your next long-term role.

Please visit CityLife's Employment page to apply. Questions can be directed to Rachel Lai at

Ansvar Insurance
CMA Premium Sponsor

Ansvar Insurance -

From our very first events in 2003, Ansvar Insurance have been CMA's premium sponsor, supporting our mission to Advance Ministry by maximising ministry effectiveness.

Gold Sponsors
Compassion Australia Prolegis Lawyers Baptist Insurance Services
Silver Sponsors
Saward Dawson Chartered Accountants
National Sponsors
(C) 2021. Christian Ministry Advancement Ltd. is a registered charity, incorporating the ministry of Christian Management Australia, CMA Standards Council, and Q4. ABN 63 157 713 534
CMA can be contacted on 1300 CMA 300 (1300 262 300), or at PO Box 459 North Tamborine QLD 4272. Full contact details here
Your use of this website is governed by our terms and conditions