Principal Advisor, Strategic And Business Analysis

Waverley Council Full Time Permanent 7/01/2020
  • Permanent, full time – 35 hours per week
  • Competitive salary to reflect skills and experience
  • Flexible working conditions, potential to work a nine-day fortnight, family friendly policies and other great employee benefits

Waverley is a diverse and innovative Council located in the heart of Sydney's Eastern Suburbs. With a broad range of services, programs and initiatives, Waverley is one of the leading local government areas in NSW. Taking in some of Sydney's most beautiful beaches including the world famous Bondi Beach, and encompassing part of Sydney's global economic corridor at Bondi Junction, Waverley Council is an amazing place to broaden your career.

Reporting directly to the Chief Financial Officer, the Principal Advisor, Strategic and Business Analysis is responsible for implementing and managing a strategic financial analysis framework to assess the commercial viability and sustainability of Council. Working with and advising teams across the organisation, you’ll prepare and assess strategic business proposals to identify service delivery and performance improvement opportunities that increase the integrity and robustness of commercial business outcomes.

To be successful in this role, you will have a tertiary qualification in a finance or business discipline, with membership of a professional accounting body and 10 years’ experience in a similar role. You’ll be able to demonstrate experience analysing business processes to identify opportunities for improvement and you’ll have extensive experience in leading cross-functional teams to embed processes and systems that increase business performance. You will need a strong working knowledge of accounting standards and excellent capability in financial modelling, as well as solid project management skills.

Please refer to the position description for detailed information on the position and required skills and experience. For more information contact Darren Smith on 9083 8021.

Waverley Council is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all candidates. We encourage applications from women and men from diverse groups, including, but not limited to, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island people; people from culturally diverse backgrounds; young people; older workers; people with disabilities; LGBTIQ; and other minority groups.

CLOSING DATE: 2 February 2020

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