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Financial Counsellor

Albury, Australia

Reference: 6540275

Permanent Full Time or Part Time by negotiation

Based in Albury or Wangaratta

  • Flexibility! We understand the importance of work-life balance. UMFC offers flexible work options, allowing you to shape your career in a way that suits your life.
  • Values that matter! We live and breathe our values, Participation, Respect, Excellence, Justice and Honesty
  • Salary packaging opportunities to maximise your take-home pay and relocation assistance available by negotiation

Your path to impact starts here with UMFC as our newest Financial Counsellor.

The Role

As our next Financial Counsellor, with your skills and experience, you will assess and analyse our clients' situations and provide them with financial information to empower them to achieve financial well-being.

Join us on a remarkable career move, immersing yourself in a thriving organisation guided by a profound mission—to strengthen families and individuals, ultimately building vibrant and resilient communities.

To find out more about the day-to-day operations click here to view the PD.

Your Experience

To be eligible for this role a Diploma of Financial Counselling or a commitment to complete a Diploma within 2 years is essential. Additionally, you will hold a current membership (or be eligible for membership) of a relevant Financial Counsellors Association.

You will be a person who brings a sound knowledge of case management and an ability to work within a framework, conduct effective risk assessments and prioritise issues impacting or potentially impacting the safety of our clients such as mental health issues, drug and alcohol abuse and family violence.

Your formal expertise, your genuine heart and your adept communication skills, both written and verbal, will be paramount. Furthermore, your ability to effectively advocate and negotiate on behalf of clients to empower them to achieve financial independence will be an essential asset.

If you are ready to be part of a collaborative and innovative environment dedicated to financial empowerment, we'd love to hear from you!

For a confidential chat, contact Angela Pesavento at

Ready to take the leap?

Embark on a fulfilling career journey with UMFC! Click "Apply Now" to be directed to our careers page, where you can upload your CV/resume and address the Key Selection Criteria.

Applications will be assessed upon receipt.

All employment with UMFC is subject to and conditional upon a satisfactory Police Check and relevant 'Employee' Working with Children's Check.

UMFC is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve.