Senior Analyst, Financial Control

November 17, 2021

Job Location: Melbourne
Employer: AustralianSuper
Full time

We are Australia’s largest superannuation fund, here to help members achieve their best possible retirement outcome. Working with a wide range of stakeholders, we create meaningful value for members and our communities through our diverse workforce of highly competent and highly motivated employees.

Your new team

Our Finance and Operations group ensures the Fund’s considerable financial, commercial, legal, investments and operational activities are timely and accurate. Dedicated to continuous improvement, it is a team led by managers who advocate for their people, are open and approachable and who share their knowledge. Our environment enables you to seize exciting career opportunities, to feel trusted and respected, and to lead a fulfilling life with true workplace flexibility.

Your new role

This 12 month contract has been designed to help support the Manager, Technical Accounting and Policy and Manager, Financial Control through merger activities that impact the Financial Control and Regulatory Reporting team. The role will support a continuous review process and involve challenging assumptions, identification of issues and recommendation of solutions. Advanced analytical skills are essential as is the ability to identify when issues require escalation.

There are three main areas to this role. Firstly, to assist with merger activity covering due diligence, regulatory requirements, and post-merger financial control activities. Secondly, to support the Financial Control Activity by preparing KPI reporting, data validation and documenting policies, to name a few. And finally, to support technical accounting by documenting accounting positions and maintaining and managing the library of technical policies.

What you’ll need

  • Tertiary qualifications in Accounting, Finance or a related discipline.
  • Completion of CA/CPA, or equivalent.
  • Experience in Mergers/Transactional services activity is highly desired
  • Experience working in financial or professional services organisations is highly desired.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to present ideas, perspectives, and issues to senior management.

What you’ll get in return

You will be working with a manager who values and supports your personal growth, in a growing, dynamic, and authentic organisation that promotes integrity and puts members first. Other benefits include a competitive salary, genuine flexible working arrangements, discounted travel, income protection insurance and generous leave entitlements.

We are committed to the recruitment, development and support of a diverse workforce into an environment which is inclusive, embraces diversity in all its forms and is a place where you can be you. All roles can flex at AustralianSuper and we’re happy to discuss what this can look like for you.

We are proud to be a WGEA certified Employer of Choice for Gender Equality (since 2012) and to be recognised as one of Australia’s top 10 workplaces for Dads.

What’s next

Please apply now, if you share our values of Energy, Integrity, Generosity of Spirit and Excellent Outcomes and would like the opportunity to work in a challenging, growing and rapidly evolving team to deliver outstanding results.

Be Inspired, Be Bold, Be You

Agencies please note: this vacancy is being managed directly by AustralianSuper’s Recruitment team. We will contact our preferred agency partners should we require additional support. Thank you.

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