Are you an accountant workings towards a CA/CPA?

Are you organised with a strong attention to detail?

Would you like to be part of a global non-profit and leading ‘business for purpose’?

If so, we want to hear from you.

The Adara Group is seeking an Accountant with at least three years of accounting experience.  

  • Full time, permanent position
  • Reporting to the Financial Controller
  • Hands-on-role in a small finance team
  • Supporting a global non-profit and leading ‘business for purpose’
the impact you will create

The finance team plays an integral role in achieving the Adara Group’s mission and vision. You will support Adara’s work by:

  • Updating accounting records, including processing donations and ensuring cash balances are up to date.
  • Preparing month-end journal entries and general ledger accounts reconciliation.
  • Preparing internal and external reports, including monthly financial results for the Adara entities, annual budgets and statutory returns.
  • Liaising with external stakeholders
  • Working collaboratively with the Adara finance team and maintaining communication with other departments.
About you

To excel in this position, you will need:

  • At least three years of relevant accounting experience, including exposure to accounts receivable and general accounting
  • Relevant finance or accounting degree
  • Experience using mid-size ERP software, preferably Microsoft Business Central
  • Strong attention to detail
  • High level of written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to build relationships at all levels of the organisation
  • Ability to own tasks and see them through to completion
  • To be a team player and good collaborator
  • An interest in international development

Other amazing skills that would be helpful for you:

  • To have Intermediate Microsoft Excel skills
  • To have non-profit experience
  • Experience using mid-size ERP software, preferably Microsoft Business Central
  • To be working towards a CA/CPA qualification
about the adara group

The Adara Group believes each and every person should have access to quality health, education and other essential services, no matter where they live.

The first part of the Adara Group is an international development organisation called Adara Development that has expertise in maternal, newborn and child health, and remote community development. Adara Development has been working in Nepal and Uganda for more than 20 years.

The second part of the Adara Group consists of two businesses, Adara Partners and Adara Advisors, which are ‘for purpose’ rather than for profit. Their sole objective is to fund Adara Development’s administration and emergency project costs. This allows 100% of donations received by Adara Development to go directly to project-related costs.

More information on the Adara Group can be found on our websites – and

The Adara Group is a child-safe organisation. All employees are required to undergo a National Police Check, a Working with Children Check, and sign our Child Protection and Safeguarding Policies.


We’re looking forward to receiving your application! To apply, please submit a cover letter and your CV to, ensuring you put ‘Adara Group Accountant Role’ in the subject line.

If you have any questions about the role or the application process, please direct them to or call us on 02 9395 2800.

Please read the detailed Job Description found attached

Please note that we will interview suitable candidates as applications are received.

This position is based in Australia, and candidates will require full Australian working rights.

Join the Adara Group today and make a real impact on the lives of people around the world!