Senior Commercial Finance Analyst – Corporate Functions

  • Company:
    News Corp Australia
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    12 hours ago
  • Category:
    General

Senior Commercial Finance Analyst – Corporate Functions Sydney NSW, Australia

+ Provide commercial insights to drive competitive advantage

+ Join Australia’s most influential media organisation

+ Identify, partner, model and develop execution initiatives

This role will be responsible for the provision of commercial insights to drive competitive advantage, business growth and sustainability of costs for the business. You will play a key role providing strong commercial and financial advice to the business unit’s management team. You will partner with the business in identifying, modelling and developing execution initiatives aligned with our strategic direction to drive long term profitability.

**What’s the role?**

+ Provide Commercial Finance support to Corporate Functions within the business

+ Build collaborative partnerships with senior stakeholders, including the corporate business leads and other internal finance teams

+ Ensure accurate, relevant and timely communication of monthly, quarterly and annual budget and forecast cycles

+ Perform cost out analysis and manage cost out targets of multiple programs

+ Regular communication of results to business stakeholders and key identification of risks and opportunities

+ Support transformation programs and business cases with Group Finance and the business

+ Month end close responsibilities including review of revenue and expense accounts, reviewing journal entries and communicating results to the business

+ Identify and implement process improvements and generate process efficiencies

+ Ad-hoc project work as required

**Who are you?**

+ Present strong analytical, communication and stakeholder management skills with senior level executives

+ Excellent financial acumen, with experience in revenue and cost management, business case development, financial control, financial modelling, and partnering & influencing

+ Good inter-personal, teamwork and conflict resolution skills as well as sound planning capabilities and presentation skills

+ Ability to get up to speed on the company’s systems and governance structures and ensure all key requirements are being met

+ Strong commercial acumen & professional accounting competency

+ Analytical skills and process improvement experience

+ Ability to manage competing deadlines

**What’s in it for you?**

+ Exposure to senior executives and networks

+ Opportunity to innovate, challenge the norm and pioneer the way forward

+ Variety of work where no two days are the same

+ Collaborative environment

+ Future professional development opportunities into varied commercial finance roles

+ Make a difference as part of Australia’s most influential media organisation

**Who are we?**

In an evolving media industry our brands continue to drive the story and influence the agenda – 7.4 million Australians read one of our national, metro or regional paid daily titles a week. We are proud to be the greatest storytellers in Australia. Our products are innovative and dynamic, constantly adapting to new challenges and pioneering the way forward to lead the market. A fast paced and ever changing environment requires adequate, robust and reliable business systems and process which play a vital part in our success.

**What’s next?**

Apply now or for more information on careers at News Corp Australia visit www.newscorpaustralia.com/careers

**Type:** Permanent

**Category:** Finance

**Reference ID:** AU1234AC000623

**Date Posted:** 20/05/2020