Careers 2017-11-08T17:07:57+00:00

Established in 1997, Australian Communities Foundation (ACF) is the largest independent community foundation in Australia granting $6-8 million annually to a variety of charitable causes across the country. Our focus is to create an active community of engaged philanthropists so that the process of giving is made easy. Our mission is to develop and distribute philanthropic resources in response to real and significant social issues and community needs. We offer flexible and cost-effective access to philanthropy so that we can maximize the impact of giving within communities that need it the most. So, if you are looking for an opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of others, ACF could be for you.

Current vacancies

Chief Financial Officer

ACF is in an exciting phase of growth and is seeking an experienced and committed individual to join the senior leadership team of this unique and innovative Foundation. The successful incumbent will have a strong track record as a senior leader in the financial services sector, strong people management skills, expertise in change management and business development experience, and is committed to working in a value driven organisation. ACF is a family friendly organisation and offers flexible working options for staff.

Working closely with the CEO and the Senior Management Team, this role is responsible for the overall financial management of the organisation whilst maximising investment and development opportunities. The CFO will ensure the appropriate financial management of all funds and segregation of funds and various sub-funds, as well as compliance with legislative and regulatory requirements.

Position Description

To apply for this role please send your resume to Andrew Schuette at or call 0418 576 088 for further details.