Government & Defence

Senior Finance Business Analyst

Job details

Location: New South Wales
Salary: $1000 - $1100 per hour
Job Type: Contract
Reference: V-112155
Posted: 8 days ago

Job description

NSW State Government 
Senior Finance Business Analyst | Financial Planning Reporting 
Start Date: ASAP 
End Date: 6 months 
Pay:  $1000 - $1100 pay rate
Location:  Central Ave Eveleigh 2024 + WFH

Work closely with business stakeholders to understand and capture current processes in financial budgeting and planning and any capability gaps. Guide opportunities to improve these processes and prepare a robust, well-structured and prioritised set of requirements for current state and prepare a roadmap for future development of financial planning and budgeting capability.

Work closely with stakeholders to identify, document, and prioritise business requirements. 
Conduct in-depth analysis of existing processes, systems, and data to identifyimprovement opportunities and challenges. 
Develop comprehensive documentation, including business process flows, use cases, and user stories. 
Facilitate workshops, meetings, and interviews to gather insights and foster collaboration. 
Perform impact assessments and risk analysis to mitigate potential roadblocks. 

Skills Required
- Effective stakeholder engagement - deal with stakeholders at all levels of an organisation right up to the CEO
- Critical thinking - understand and analyse problems and find solutions
- Problem-solving - think creatively and work collaboratively with teams to solve business challenges
- Decision making - make decisions around things such as requirement prioritisation, scope, assessing viability of solutions etc.
- Documentation and writing skills - preparation of documents such as use cases and business requirement documents
- Confident presenter - present findings and recommendations to senior leaders and to manage stakeholder meetings

Required Experience
- Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance
- Professional certification (CPA/CA) complete
- Minimum 10 years of experience in accounting or finance roles including budget and forecast preparation and reporting
- Experience in government desirable

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