Scrum Master, SACCR / Large Exposures Regulatory Change Project Team - 12-Month Max Term Contract

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Competitive salary
15 Aug 2019
19 Aug 2019
Job role
Scrum Master, Regulatory Reporting - 12-Month Max Term Contract

As a Scrum Master within the Financial Management Group in our Project Management team working with the Group Regulatory Reporting Finance team, you will have demonstrated experience in project delivery for regulatory change projects in an Agile work environment working across multiple functions. You will be able to bring confidence in working across various business groups and functional teams in multiple geographic locations.

In our Projects and Change team we are curious, generous and bold. These are the FMG cultural behaviours that our team members demonstrate on a daily basis by actively seeking improvement opportunities, sharing knowledge and exploring diverse opinions while embracing and driving change. As project professionals we are empowered to pursue innovative ideas and challenge the status quo to enable successful business benefits through rigorous project delivery techniques.

Your key areas of responsibility will include leveraging your business transformation background to deliver real business change, facilitating daily Scrums, Sprint planning, backlog refinement/prioritisation, demonstrations and retrospective meetings.

You will resolve conflicts, issues and actions and be involved in tracking and removal of impediments to progress as well as enable the team to estimate, plan and forecast deliverables. You will be involved with coaching and teaching team members on Agile concepts and practices as well as creating a culture of continuous team improvement and proactively communicating and escalating issues and risks.

You will have a Finance or Regulatory Reporting background with a genuine interest in the Finance function, IC Agile, Scrum Alliance and accreditations and experience with common Agile work management tools including Jira. Your extensive experience across varied projects within financial services and demonstratable knowledge, understanding and experience in Agile and related frameworks such as Scrum, Kanban and XP will demonstrate your abilities to perform in this role. You will have a strong knowledge of Scrum theory, rules and practices and extensive experience leading iterative Agile teams across multiple functions within a project environment. An understanding of core fundamentals of iterative and incremental software development, business process changes and data processes and procedures is required. A flexible, proactive and solution-minded approach to problem solving and a "can-do" attitude with proven success guiding teams in delivering project outcomes is necessary to deliver in this project team.

If you are motivated by the opportunity to work in a high performing team in a fast-paced environment, we would like to hear from you.

The Financial Management Group provides financial, tax and treasury services to all areas of Macquarie. The group is focused on providing strategic analysis and advice to Macquarie's businesses and senior management, managing Macquarie's funding, liquidity and capital position, ensuring Macquarie continues to meet regulatory and compliance obligations and managing Macquarie's corporate communications and investor relations.

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Macquarie understands the importance of diversity and inclusion - our long history of success has come from being different. At Macquarie we value the innovation and creativity that diversity of thought brings. The one thing we all have in common is our focus on high performance. If you're capable, motivated and can deliver, we want you on our team.

Advertised: 30 Jul 2019 AUS Eastern Standard Time
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