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Commodities and Global Markets | Business Analyst


Join Macquarie’s Commodities & Global Markets group as a Business Analyst, working in our Sydney CBD office at least 3x days per week to support your development and strengthen your working relationships. In this role you will be part of a global team, working to deliver risk transformation programs.  

About the role

In this project role, you will support effective supervision and regulatory obligations through uplifting Commodities & Global Markets specific Human Resource (HR) attributes.

The role will include defining business and functional requirements, current and target state process documentation and ensuring that all downstream requirements are automated. As part of this work, you will be involved in change impact analysis. You will partner closely with front office staff, Divisional COOs, and engage with teams across HR and Technology. 

What skills will you use?

You will have proven experience as a Business Analyst, with ability to communicate with stakeholders at all levels across various business functions. You will be comfortable presenting findings to relevant audiences during key milestones, and your analytical approach to problem solving will be critical to your success. You can adapt to change quickly and work under pressure, and your organisational skills will allow you to manage deadlines with ease.  To be successful in the role you will:

  • Bring 3+ years prior experience as a Business Analyst, preferably in a financial services institution.
  • Have strong stakeholder management skills, and the ability to work collaboratively within and across teams. 
  • An ability to assimilate information with a curiosity to ask appropriate questions to develop business and functional requirements. 

We worked flexibly before Covid-19, and even more so now. To build strong working relationships and develop in your role, we have a requirement to be in the office at least 3x days per week. You’ll be surrounded by motivated and driven individuals, encouraging you to perform at your best and learn from your colleagues, while they learn from you.

We are open to discussing your personal situation and flexible working arrangements where required. We are proud of our mix of locations, levels and backgrounds. We have a flexible approach to working, underpinned by the commitment to deliver to a high standard for our Macquarie stakeholders.

Want to apply?

This is a great opportunity to gain insights into the Commodities & Global Markets businesses, this role will support career development within Central or across the Commodities & Global Markets business more broadly.  

To be part of exciting transformation initiatives, in an organisation that embraces new technology and ways of working, please apply via the link to be considered for this role.

About Commodities and Global Markets

In Commodities and Global Markets you will be part of a global business offering capital and financing, risk management, market access, physical execution and logistics solutions to its diverse client base.

Our commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion 

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths. An inclusive and equitable environment enables us to deliver innovative and sustainable outcomes for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. From day one, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If our purpose of ‘empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future’ is as inspiring to you as it is to us, please apply. With the right technology, support and resources, our people can work in a range of flexible ways.

We are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity, equity and inclusion. We encourage candidates to speak with a member of our recruitment team if you require adjustments to our recruitment process to support you, and the type of working arrangements that would help you thrive.

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 18,000+ employees and offices in 33 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, specialist advisory, capital raising and principal investment.

Find out more at

Job no: CGM-971045
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: Sydney
Category: Mid-level, Projects, Improvements & Change
Group: Commodities and Global Markets
Division: Central
Recruiter: Verity Morison
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