Our client has over 30 years experience within logistics and distribution, with a network that covers all of Australia, as well as several island nations in the South Pacific. Based at their corporate Head Office in Kings Park in Sydney s West, we are looking for the proven talents of a qualified and experienced Business / Financial Analyst.
Purpose of the role
To actively support the National and NZ team of Distribution Centre (DC) Managers with P&L reporting, to maximise DC costings and ensure the optimum performance of DC staff.
Main Focus areas
Profit & Loss reporting - Analysing the cost drivers and consulting with Finance & DC contacts internally to resolve any account issues.
Reviewing and maintaining KPIs - Reviewing the data received whilst also liaising continuously with DC Managers and stakeholders, to ensure that KPIs are met and where possible - exceeded.
Data analysis & reporting - Filtering through KPI outcomes and identifying associated drivers, supporting the monthly P&L review process and actively contributing in the budget process.
Support - Ensuring that DC Managers are consistently and adequately supported in relation costs, therefore maximising the operation of each DC to optimum levels.
Problem solving & reasoning - To ensure that all data and figures received are reviewed with a commitment to understanding the associated drivers and offering suggestions for valid solutions.
Skills and behaviours job specific
Analytical & numerical prowess
Problem solving ability
Strong attention to detail
Active reasoning and confident explanation skills
Assertive, professional and confident communication skills
Intermediate to advanced MS Word, Excel & Access capability
Minimum of 4 years current and previous experience in a Business/Financial Analyst role.
Experience within the Transport industry (preferred) or Supply Chain.
Proven understanding of the JD Edwards system (preferred) or a related Accounting system.
Tertiary qualifications in Accounting or Finance.
If you believe that you can confidently meet the above and perform exceptionally in this role, you will be rewarded with an attractive salary, onsite parking, boundless limitations for development and a welcome to a warm and dynamic team.
For this exciting opportunity, apply today!
To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Johna Gmilenkovic on 0438811116, quoting Ref No. 151241.