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Medtronic Senior Financial Analyst - 12 month contract in Sydney, Australia

Senior Financial Analyst - 12 month contract


Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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Post Date:

Feb 21, 2021

Careers that Change Lives

We are currently looking for a Senior Financial Analyst to join our Finance team on a fixed term contract for 12 months, and enhance the effectiveness of our Operating Units through insightful analysis on business performance, market competitors dynamics whilst influencing the strategic direction and execution. In this role, you will provide financial evaluation and enable decision making on execution plans and investments to help Medtronic maximize revenue, long term profits and cash-flows. Your key focuses will be to manage and work with key stakeholders within the business and functions at a local, APAC and Global level.

A Day in the Life

  • Ensure that all monthly, quarterly and annual BU / corporate reporting and review requirements are fulfilled to meet deadlines.

  • Provide timely, accurate analysis with succinct commentary of financial commercial performance; monitor progress

  • Provide strong commercial/financial decision support to Regional Business Finance Leaders.

  • Deliver special projects / ad-hoc financial reporting as needed.

  • Provide financial insights within the business leadership team that enhances awareness and facilitates strategic business decision making

  • Able to perform advanced, robust financial and feasibility analyses, incorporating finance, commercial, regulatory and market dynamics into the modelling.

  • Able to partner with other functions and take lead in driving functional initiatives to impact business results.

  • Analyze competitive information and link to tactical/strategic plans.

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  • Partner with other APAC Regional Business finance teams to facilitate standardization of processes and ensure solid business reporting and analytics for country business leaders

  • Drive opportunities for continuous improvement, develop clear points of view and articulate these to management

Must Have:

  • Minimum 5 years experience in an Accounting role working within a multinational environment, with 3 years in financial planning and analysis / commercial environment preferred

  • Strong stakeholder management and the ability to influence decision making

  • Proven experience in establishing guidelines for budget and forecast preparation, reporting actuals and variance analysis

  • Knowledge of marketing, strategy concepts, financial modelling negotiation

  • Experience in project management, business information and reporting systems would be an advantage

  • CPA/ CA qualifications

  • Degree qualifications

Nice to have:

  • Experience with SAP and Business Intelligence (Hyperion) tools

  • Healthcare/Medical Devices industry experience

About Medtronic

Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.

We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Lets work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients lives. Help us shape the future.

Physical Job Requirements

The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. For Office Roles: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile. The employee is also required to interact with a computer, and communicate with peers and co-workers. Contact your manager or local HR to understand the Work Conditions and Physical requirements that may be specific to each role. (ADA-United States of America)

It is the policy of Medtronic to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.