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Senior Business Analyst - Finance / Operations

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Work type: Fixed Term
Location: VIC - Metro
Categories: Finance

The Opportunity to Make a Difference:

This requires a focus on stakeholder management, financial analysis and special projects.

This role assists with the formulation of the Marketing and Go-To-Market plans and coordinates the setting of financial performance metrics, by leveraging analysis of historical performance and external benchmarking. 

This role seeks to understand the link between financial and non-financial metrics and works closely with other analysts to ensure a holistic view is being formed. 

This role is expected to lead financial process improvement projects and is therefore required to bring a high degree of commercial acumen, problem solving, self-motivation and stakeholder management skills.   

 

A day in the life of WVA’s Senior Business Analyst includes:

The key accountabilities of this role are as follows:

  • Management of strategic planning process, performance feedback loop, mitigating risks and resolving performance issues to enable achievement of strategic objectives.
  • Management of budget and forecast to allocate resources in line with objectives and plans.
  • Partner with the business to leverage accurate, timely and insightful reporting and analysis
  • Partner and collaborate with key stakeholders to achieve business outcomes.
  • Corporate integration of planning & performance

 

Who are you?

A Business Analyst that demonstrates high commercial acumen, a service focus and an approach to processes and practices with a continuous improvement mindset; you will also possess the following skills, experience & qualifications:

  • Tertiary qualification in Business, Marketing, or other related discipline
  • Minimum of 6 years experiences in budget management, strategic planning, financial and non-financial analysis
  • Experience in marketing and/or sales management (retail sector preferred)
  • Stakeholder engagement and negotiation at senior / execution levels
  • Interpreting and presenting information and facilitating decision making process with senior /executive leaders
  • Intermediate to advanced Microsoft Excel skills

 

What you need to know

This role is a 6 months Fixed Term Contract operating in a full-time capacity (Part-time / 4 days can be considered) and will be based at our head office in Burwood East, Victoria.

For your information, the interviews will start immediately and the role may be filled before the closing date.

 

What does success look like?

First and foremost, you will be a leader in every aspect of your life and line of work, irrespective of your level of expertise. You excel working in an ever-changing environment and you love forming strong relationships, which lets you effectively engage with stakeholders and to perform at your peak.

Having a proactive and fresh approach, you are ready to collaborate and overcome any obstacles that may come your way. Your energy is infectious, showcasing the passion you can bring to our organisation.

 

Why Should You Apply?

  • We collaborate in a high performing and professional culture, committed to one common goal; the fight against global poverty, its causes and making a real difference in the world
  • We build brighter futures for vulnerable children and seeking to empower the world's poorest people.
  • Our people have access to professional development programs that include on-the-job learning, e-learning, workshops, forums, leadership development and internal mobility
  • Competitive salary and flexible salary packaging scheme

 

Why World Vision?

World Vision is a worldwide community development organisation that provides short-term and long-term assistance to 100 million people worldwide (including 2.4 million children).

We have more than 45,000 staff members working in 96 countries. For six decades, World Vision has been engaging people to work towards eliminating poverty and its causes.

Our vision for every child: Life in all its fullness. Our prayer for every heart: the will to make it so

 

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World Vision Australia is a Christian relief, development and advocacy organisation that is dedicated to transforming the lives of children and communities by tackling the causes of poverty. We are dedicated to increasing opportunities for Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people in line with our Reconciliation Action Plan


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