Careers

Careers with BFS

We’re passionate about Christian ministry.​

For nearly 40 years, we’ve helped ministries get the funding and support they need to build and expand their ministry operations. We offer a range of savings and term investments to help pool funds to resource Christian ministry. Loans and other assistance are made to churches and Christian organisations to support their work and activities.

Vacant positions

Are you an experienced and professional Loans/Lending Manager looking for a new challenge?

Do you enjoy finding solutions to large and complex loan requirements?

Would you like the opportunity to align your skills and experience with your Christian faith and be part of enabling Christian ministry to thrive?

We are providing the opportunity for a skilled and experienced Senior Loans Manager be part of our dynamic and growing for purpose organisation that exists to enable Christian Ministry to thrive!

About us:

Baptist Financial Services Australia Ltd (BFS) is an Australian Baptist Ministry providing financial services for Baptist and evangelical churches and ministries across Australia. The Company was established in 1984 and now has total assets exceeding $500 million. BFS operates a registered charitable investment scheme regulated with an AFS Licence to provide an opportunity for the raising of funds to resource Baptist and other Christian ministries. We offer a range of savings and term investments to help pool funds to resource Christian ministry. Loans and other assistance and services are provided to churches and Christian organisations to support their work and activities. Our loan portfolio is approximately $280M and growing. 

The role:

  • Ongoing development and review of loan policies, guidelines, and processes 
  • Managing the application process overall and dealing with larger and complex loans 
  • Reviewing and formalising loan submissions for approval 
  • Managing financing issues on development or construction projects 
  • Monitoring Higher risk loans and restructures 
  • Responsibility for management reports relating to the loan portfolio 
  • Preparation of reports for board 
  • Oversight of relevant loan training for Relationship Managers and other staff 
  • Ability to be strategic on issues relating to loans, loan products and loan business development opportunities 
  • Stakeholder engagement and management 
  • Managing documentation strategies and legal documentation support

The successful candidate will:

  • Have a personal, active, Christian faith 
  • Be supportive of BFS vision, mission, and values 
  • Have a minimum 6 years’ experience in the Banking and Finance industry as a credit assessor/Loans Processor or similar with strong credit skills 
  • Possess exceptional communication skills 
  • Be mathematically competent with a strong attention to detail 
  • Excellent time, organisation, and priority management skills 
  • Is self-motivated and proactive 
  • Have a passion for excellence and continuous improvement 
  • Possess a desire to deliver above expectations focused on outcomes 
  • Is a strong critical thinker 

To apply for the role or for further information including a position description please email HR at; carlya@bfs.org.au

Please include a covering letter with your application including details of your faith journey.

Contact us

1300 650 542

Registered address

Level 4, 5 Saunders Close, Macquarie Park NSW 2113

BSB

704-922 – EFT transactions

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The accounts and investments in this advertisement are debentures products and not deposit products. Baptist Financial Services (BFS)  ABN 56 002 861 789 AFSL 311062 is a Registered Charity and issuer of the debentures products. BFS is not prudentially supervised by APRA. Therefore, an investor in our products will not receive the benefit of the financial claims scheme or the depositor protection provisions in the Banking Act 1959. Investments in our products are intended to be a means for investors to support the charitable purposes of BFS. We are required by law to notify investors that our products are intended only to attract investors whose primary purpose is to support our charitable purposes, are not comparable to investments with banks, finance companies or fund managers, and investors may be unable to get some or all of their money back when they expect or at all. Persons should consider whether or not the debentures are appropriate for them.

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