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Finance Administrator


The Finance Administrator supports the mission of the Kapiti Corps by assisting the Corps Officers (Ministers) with a range of financial, administrative and reception tasks: the financial administration of Corps (church) resources, managing the day to day running of the Corps office, working alongside the Corps Officers, other employees and volunteers.

This is a 30-hours per week role (Hours of work are: Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 3:30 pm with half hour lunch break).

Key responsibilities:

  • Financial administrative tasks including payroll, processing of invoices for payment, financial data entry, assisting with banking and budgets.
  • Receptionist and telephone duties
  • General administration including word processing, filing, ordering supplies, mail duties, and other administrative support required by the Corps Officers

Person Specification

We are looking for someone with:

  • Financial and administrative qualifications/experience preferred
  • Excellence in ability to relate to and interact with others.
  • Excellent  organisation, time management, and multi-tasking skills
  • Excellent computer skills including Microsoft Office programs
  • Ability to deliver outcomes in a timely and efficient manner
  • Ability to work unsupervised/sole charge
  • Initiative and creativity
  • Commitment to ongoing training
  • Current drivers licence
  • Integrity of character supported by references
  • An understanding and commitment to the Salvation Army’s mission.


For more information about this role please contact or to apply please send your cover letter and CV to the email address above.

Applications close by 12 noon on Monday, 25 September 2017.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Application form can be downloaded from:

The Salvation Army is a worldwide evangelical Christian church and human service provider.  It is committed to caring for people, transforming lives and reforming society – all through the love of God shown in Jesus.  The successful applicant should therefore show an ability to identify with the mission and values of The Salvation Army.