The Foundation for Alcohol Research and Education (FARE) is an independent, not-for-profit organisation working to stop the harm caused by alcohol. For over a decade, FARE has been working with communities, governments, health professionals and police across the country to stop alcohol harms by supporting world-leading research, raising public awareness and advocating for changes to alcohol policy.
The Financial Controller reports to the Operations Director and is responsible for ensuring effective financial, investment and accounting strategies, methods, practices and procedures for FARE. The role oversees finance transactional operations, supervision of payroll activities, capital and asset management, financial statement reporting and readiness, budget development and allocation and overall financial position monitoring and reporting. This strategic and hands-on role is also responsible for ensuring that FARE complies with statutory and regulatory requirements and practices sound corporate governance. The role is required to work across all parts of the organisation to ensure a strong financial management.