Financial Analyst

Date: 15 May 2024

Location: Sydney, Australia

Company: Singtel Group

Why Optus?

We are a business fuelled by optimism, unwavering customer focus and a team of amazing people.

And that’s where we come in…. “the amazing people” part!

We don’t sit back and wait for the future to happen, we are out there crafting our own path through new technology, innovation, and investment. We are truly a challenger brand, with challenger spirit.

You will be required to deliver improved business support (quality, consistency and speed), and development of an efficient operating model.


Your day to day will consist of...

The Financial Analyst will be responsible for the management of the Reporting function including:

  • Responsible for the delivery of accurate and timely monthly reporting packs, statutory financial reporting and regulatory returns
  • Support the end to end delivery of the Optus statutory audit and related group and Audit Committee reporting.
  • Establish, maintain accounting policies across Optus
  • Responsible for the delivery of monthly accurate and timely statutory financial reporting and regulatory returns, in both SGAAP and AGAAP.
  • Preparation of consolidated financial statements for the Group, as well as entity financial statements, annexures, and notes.
  • Analyze financial data and performance metrics to identify trends, risks, and opportunities, providing valuable insights to support strategic decision-making.
  • Drive continuous improvement initiatives within the Reporting function, identifying areas for enhancement in processes, systems, and controls to optimize efficiency and effectiveness.

What makes you perfect for the role?

  • Degree qualified within Commerce, Business or Accounting with a CA / CPA
  • Solid understanding of SAP4HANA / TM1/PowerBI/ O365
  • Prior experience in large and/or corporate organisation
  • Experience within a Financial Accounting role

Optus is a place where we let you do you. We offer a range of benefits including:

  • Competitive salary and performance incentives
  • Discounts to Optus products and services, and to over 400 retailers Australia-wide
  • Training, mentoring and development opportunities (ask us about OptusU!)
  • Up to five days of Volunteer Leave per year
  • A “connected” day for you to use to connect to something you are passionate about
  • Hybrid ways of working
  • Vibrant campus life, variety of facilities including restaurants, cafes, gymnasium, GP, and post office
  • Sydney Campus; 20mins from CBD via our Optus bus. Our 999 Metro Connect service connecting you to and from Macquarie University Metro Station to Optus Campus every 6-8 minutes, morning and afternoon!

Curious about our culture? Go behind the scenes with our people by searching #OptusLife on LinkedIn!

At Optus, we are strengthened by others and that means valuing diversity and saying ‘yes’ to embracing individual differences. We are committed to ensuring that our application process provides an equal employment opportunity to all job seekers, including individuals from diverse gender, cultural and linguistic backgrounds, individuals with a disability, individuals identifying as being part of the LGBTQIA+ community, individuals who may have served in the armed forces or who identify as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander. If you require any adjustments or accessibility support to participate fairly and equitably in the recruitment process, please email along with your preferred method of contact and we will be in touch.

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