• Competitive
  • Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Contract, Full time
  • Aston Carter AUS
  • 2019-03-20

Finance Analyst

  • Full time
  • Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • 20 Mar 19

Finance Analyst


Our client is a large multi-national retail company, with operations across Australia, New Zealand and the US. With 10000+ employees across multiple regions and headquarters based in Richmond, our client leads in innovation and design in their chosen industry.


Our client is in search of a reliable Finance Analyst to join their marketing merchant finance team. The successful candidate will relish the process of providing financial, analytical and clerical services. As a Finance Analyst Specialist you will ensure the company are supported with strategic planning through preparation and budgets and monthly forecasts.

  • Analysing and reporting on actuals against budget/forecasts
  • Month end reporting and analysis
  • Preparing reliable and insightful reports including monthly, ad-hoc and reporting for head office
  • Providing financial information to internal stakeholders for decision making and challenging assumptions
  • Assist with internal and external audits
  • Identifying and assisting with business process improvements

  • Tertiary qualification in Accounting, Finance, Commerce or related discipline
  • SAP experience preferred
  • At least 2 years' relevant work experience
  • Exceptional analytical skills with ability to simplify and present complex data
  • Strong communication skills with confidence to negotiate and influence at all levels
  • Ability to work under pressure and perseverance to work through issues to resolution
  • Advanced Excel and PowerPoint proficiency


Our client believes in a working environment that is close knit, family friendly and offers challenges to their employees to continue their growth and development. Full support is offered through formal training and peer support. With the company continually growing for more than 20 years, opportunities for longer term employment are a high potential.

  • Training and support provided to allow you to perform well in this role over the contract
  • Opportunity to develop your career and enhance your skills
  • Challenging role for growth and development
  • Family type working culture
  • $40-45 p/h offered


For more information, you can call Jason Cooke in our Melbourne office on (03) 9918 0905 quoting Job Reference 511869 or alternatively, apply here to register your interest.