Accounting Analyst (Expression of Interest)

CBD Area Sydney
Not disclosed
07 Sep 2022
30 Sep 2022
Approved employers
Approved employer
Contract type
Full time
Experience level
Qualified accountant

About the Team

The Group Support Services Finance (GSSF) team is part of Group Finance, partnering with senior leadership of the bank’s Financial Services, Property, Marketing, Strategy, Risk, Human Resources and Legal functions. The GSSF team manages the end to end finance functions for these businesses, and collaborates regularly with other Business Unit and Group finance teams throughout the organisation.

The team manages an annual P&L spend of $2.5b with direct engagement/exposure to 50% of the Banks senior leadership team.

See yourself in our team

  • The purpose of the role is to provide finance support to Human Resources and Group Finance.
  • You will own the day-to-day finance operations and regular deliverables.
  • To be successful in this role, you will need the ability to manage stakeholders, to prioritise and possess a continuous improvement mindset.

Key duties will include:

  • Month end: delivery of month end processing, reconciliations and half and full year results for Group Legal & Governance and Group Marketing & Corporate Affairs portfolios
  • Management reporting: successfully complete monthly submissions to Group Finance, and report the monthly result to senior business stakeholders across the Human Resources and Group Finance portfolios.
  • Financial control: accuracy and attention to detail with a mindset to continuously improve and maintain a strong financial control environment
  • Business partnering: work closely with the core team to track performance and milestones, and apply financial and accounting acumen to assist with decision making including engaging SMEs within Group Finance where required
  • Decision support: review balance sheet and P&L and constructively challenge assumptions where required

We're interested in hearing from people who have:

  • Proven experience working in an In financial services either within public or commercial practice
  • Experience from Top Tier accounting organisation
  • Large complex multinational or Financial Services/Banking experience will be highly regarded
  • Solutions focused approach with a strategic leadership mindset
  • CA/CPA qualifications and/or other relevant audit qualifications

What next?

Our team is looking to connect with finance professionals who are interested in being part of a high performing, customer-focused and passionate culture to build a simpler, better bank. We welcome you to express your interest and learn more about Finance opportunities. We will be in contact with suitable candidates.

If you're already part of the Commonwealth Bank Group (including Bankwest), you'll need to apply through Sidekick to submit a valid application. We’re keen to support you with the next step in your career.

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Advertising End Date: 29/09/2022

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