Daniel McGrath is the new Finance Manager at Strathcona Baptist Girls Grammar

Daniel McGrath is the new Finance Manager at Strathcona Baptist Girls Grammar. Daniel has had over 16 years’ professional experience working in both the finance and education sectors. For the last ten years he has been responsible for the administration of key financial functions within schools, including managing the day to day operations of the Business Office and for all financial reporting at both Loreto Mandeville Hall, Toorak (including St Peter’s Early Learning Centre) and at De La Salle College, Malvern. In his previous role as Assistant Business Manager, Daniel was accountable for reducing the provision required for bad debts and implementing payment plans, along with having been involved in the tender process for the cleaning contract which represents a material saving to the College over the next three years. For the first quarter of 2018 Daniel performed Director of Finance and Administration duties, while acting in the role of the Business Manager, where he carried out all duties including the final audit process and preparation of the Audited Financial Reports.

Prior to working at De La Salle College, Malvern, Daniel was the Finance Manager at Loreto Mandeville Hall, Toorak, later progressing to the Acting Business Manager. In this capacity he led the day to day business operations with support from finance, administration, human resources, property and marketing and managed the transition from an incorporated association to a company limited by guarantee (Ltd) as the first Company Secretary for Loreto Mandeville Hall, Toorak.  Daniel began his working career as a payroll accountant with William Bucks, before taking on a management accountant role in Adecco, a HR solutions consultancy.  He quickly progressed to assuming responsibility for 35 profit centres nationally, with international reporting requirements to the Swiss Head Office.