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Job Details

Location
Sydney CBD
Salary
$550 - $650 per day, Benefits: + Super
Job Type
Contract
Ref
BH-164140
Contact
Andrew McPherson
Contact email
Email Andrew
Posted
about 1 month ago
Our client is a major banking & financial services group and employer of choice.  They current have a major project under way to separate and divest one of their business units and are assembling a large project team.  

They have a newly created opportunity for a finance SME with project and business analyst experience to join the finance stream of the project working closely with the Finance Stream Project Manager and finance stakeholders. 

Key deliverables will include:

  • Apply highly developed accounting SME knowledge in order to assess current finance processes and create impact assessment for identified areas within financial accounting, reporting and actuarial BAU team
  • Gather and develop finance requirements, evaluating proposed solution to ensure it satisfies requirements
  • Deliver finance requirements based on workshops and impact assessment and organize finance stakeholders review/sign off.
  • Timely identify, manage, mitigate, and escalate program risks and issues.
  • Build and maintain productive relationships with stakeholders
  • Be the bridge between BAU finance team and project finance stream to ensure timely delivery of required analysis and information

This is initially a 9 month contract although the project is due to run for 2 years as a minimum so strong possibility of extending. 

Required skills and experience:

  • Qualified CA/CPA accountant with strong financial accounting and finance process knowledge (senior accountant / financial accounting manager level)
  • Business analysis skills such as requirements gathering, process mapping, documentation, UAT testing, end user training 
  • Financial services background (essential), insurance experience (desirable)
  • Strong stakeholder management experience

If you have the skills and experience to be successful in this role and would like to apply please apply using the link including a Word copy of your resume