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Associate Director – Risk Management Group, Support Area Analytics & Reporting

Sydney

Join our Analytics and Reporting Finance team as an experienced director supporting our Risk Management Group. You will be responsible for using analytics and insights to support and drive business decisions and performance.  To be successful you will need to have experience developing and enhancing client relationships and have exceptional team management skills.

You will pro-actively partner with a wide range of Risk Management Group stakeholders and divisional leads, providing insights & analysis to help manage the cost base and support the business groups. Additionally, you will also have significant interaction with other finance teams. 

In this challenging role, there are 2 main stakeholder groups you will partner with, the first being divisional leaders of the Risk Management function who are accountable for the management of the cost base of their teams and secondly, the CFOs and COOs of Macquarie’s business groups who are the recipients of Risk Management Group services. 

You will have oversight of the financial results for the divisions and support your team in providing meaningful insight into the cost base, including activity cost base owners can take to manage their costs. A key responsibility is the management of the annual budget and forecast process which involves close interaction with the division leaders and then communication to the business groups. 

Delivering on operational efficiency and effectiveness will be the key to the success in this role. With a strategic lens, you will embed and continually identify areas of improvement and cost saving opportunities to the Risk Management Group Leadership Team and members of other executive forums. You will review and deliver the CFO report and support the development of and critically assess business cases for major change projects. You will ensure an effective working relationship between your team in Sydney and India to produce the most efficient and targeted client results.

You will be required to maintain a high degree of stakeholder engagement with well-developed influencing skills.  This will include a deep and detailed understanding of the Risk Management Group operating model, business drivers and an overall curious mindset to understand and challenge strategic direction.       

You will have an Accounting or Finance qualification (or similar), with experience demonstrating a detailed understanding of commercial business drivers and partnering with businesses to deliver on their strategic direction.  As a team leader, demonstrated experience in delivering and coaching commercial insights, data and process improvements, and a change mindset to promote team and client innovation is required.  You will have excellent verbal and written communication skills across a variety of different audiences and be comfortable with adapting to change regularly.

If you are a strong people leader who enjoys working in a dynamic environment, own your career and apply today.

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. 

 

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 www.macquarie.com/careers

Job no: FMG-954647
Work type: Full time
Location: Sydney
Category: Senior, Accounting & Finance, Risk Management
Group: Financial Management Group
Division: Finance
Recruiter: Sam Condon
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