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Manager/Senior Manager, Corporate Reporting - GL Project (12 month maximum term)


An exciting new opportunity has become available in the Balance Sheet and Statistical Reporting team in Corporate Reporting. You’ll join our team as a Manager and a Senior Manager and work on the General Ledger upgrade project, contributing to the success of a high-performing team.

What will your day to day job duties include? This is a significant project for Finance and you will be involved in the assessment of impacts to the BSSR team from design changes, coordination within the project and BSSR teams and change management including testing and remediation. You will work in an agile project delivery environment, so your experience with Agile/ KanBan tools and techniques and the ability to apply these to a business context will enable you to successfully achieve project deliverables. You will work with a variety of senior level stakeholders across various business groups on a daily basis. Your risk management skills will enable you to effectively implement this change within a regulatory reporting control environment.

Where can this job take you in your career? Joining a large, global organisation will provide you the opportunity to take the next step in your career. A contracting position at Macquarie could offer you the opportunity to stay longer term and work on a variety of projects. There are always opportunities to learn new things, transfer into a new role, broaden the scope of your remit over time and/or work cross-functionally with the broader finance team.

You will have experience working on the following:

  • large scale automation or change management projects
  • system changes including the process of impact assessments, remediation, testing, within a regulatory reporting control framework
  • improving operational processes, providing financial reporting advice, thinking strategically to identify opportunities for process improvement, automation and realise and create efficiencies on a regular basis
  • regular engagement and consultation with IT, data and reporting teams, business units and senior stakeholders.

To be a successful candidate, you will be:

  • degree qualified in Commerce, Finance or similar with a CA qualification or equivalent.
  • 5+ years post qualified experience in a similar role
  • experience working in a financial services or banking firm, with previous exposure to corporate reporting
  • experience working on a general ledger upgrade project is advantageous
  • deep knowledge of financial reporting, controls and change management processes to engage and consult with the data team, business units and risk management professionals
  • analytical with strong problem-solving skills
  • excellent with stakeholder management including a demonstrated ability to engage and influence
  • adaptable to change, have the ability to progress tasks independently, motivated to deliver to a high quality, and be resilient to setbacks
  • adept at transforming, influencing and proactively finding new ways to influence ways of working.

 "Please note that we are not accepting candidates from recruitment agencies for this role."  

About the Financial Management Group

The Financial Management Group provides financial, tax and treasury services to all areas of Macquarie. The group is focused on providing strategic analysis and advice to Macquarie's businesses and senior management, managing Macquarie's funding, liquidity and capital position, ensuring Macquarie continues to meet regulatory and compliance obligations and managing Macquarie's corporate affairs.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Macquarie understands the importance of diversity and inclusion - our long history of success has come from being different. At Macquarie we value the innovation and creativity that diversity of thought brings. The one thing we all have in common is our focus on high performance. If you're capable, motivated and can deliver, we want you on our team. 

We recognise that flexibility comes in a variety of forms. Talk to us about what flexibility you need.

About Macquarie

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 15,000 employees and offices in 31 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, investment banking and principal investment.

Find out more at

Job no: FMG-953954
Work type: Maximum term
Location: Sydney
Category: Mid-level, Accounting & Finance
Group: Financial Management Group
Division: Finance
Recruiter: Jennifer Leese
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