Analyst - Financial Services

Sydney CBD Area
Not disclosed
12 Oct 2021
02 Nov 2021
Approved employers
Approved employer
Contract type
Full time
Experience level
Qualified accountant

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See yourself in our team

Group Finance is part of the Financial Services Division and provides financial support to the Board, other business units (BU’s) and the Group’s shareholders.

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 purpose of the role is to provide finance support to Group Strategy and x15ventures.

You will own the day-to-day finance operations and regular deliverables. You will also provide the finance support to the ventures as they scale and expand. To be successful in this role, you will need the ability to manage stakeholders, to prioritise and possess a continuous improvement mindset.

Do work that matters

The responsibilities of this role include:

  • Management reporting: successfully own the month-end process, complete monthly submissions to Group Finance, and report the monthly result to senior business stakeholders across the x15ventures portfolio
  • Planning & forecasting: manage the revenue and expense budgets and forecasts for Group Strategy and x15ventures, including rolling forecasts for individual ventures
  • Financial control: help drive and maintain a strong financial control environment
  • Business partnering: work closely with ventures and the x15 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 for expertise on areas such as Accounting Policy and Tax
  • Subsidiary management: prepare management accounts for the x15 legal entities and related capital management
  • Decision support: review investment asks and change initiatives for ventures and constructively challenge assumptions where required

We’re interested in hearing from people who have

  • CA/CPA qualification
  • Tertiary Qualifications – hold a tertiary qualification in accounting, finance, or an equivalent business-related discipline
  • Experience in a management or financial accounting
  • Commercial acumen and strong analytical skills
  • High levels of motivation and resilience
  • Excellent customer & continuous improvement focus
  • Ability to work independently and be self-motivated
  • Strong communication, influencing and relationship building skills
  • Demonstrated strategic thinking and execution
  • High degree of competence in Excel
  • Risk Mindset – All CommBank employees are expected to proactively identify and understand, openly discuss and act on current and future risks.

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: 01/11/2021

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