IT Portfolio Financial Analyst
Financial reporting of multiple programs and projects for a central Sydney local gov't - temp assignment Our client is seeking an experienced IT Portfolio Financial Analyst to complete and ensure the accuracy of the financial reporting of multiple programs and project. You will be required to develop new reports, lead and assist with the reporting of actuals, forecasts, budgets and address financial discrepancies with the program managers, project managers and finance team. Responsibilities will include: Preparation of monthly budgets, forecasts and actuals Preparation of burn rate and expenditure reports Completion of variance analysis reports such as budgets vs forecasts vs actuals Review of journals Review and ensure financial management system Techone is up to date Completion of internal audits to ensure quality assurance Review programs / projects for deliverability, including management and governance procedures and accuracy of all financials Ensure all financial reporting at program and portfolio level is accurate and timely Work with finance team to ensure accuracy of financial reports Work and mentor program managers, project managers to ensure accuracy of budgets, forecasts and actuals Monitor and report accuracy of Forecasts vs Actuals Essential requirements: Minimum 10 yrs accounting experience ideally in large IT programs and portfolios.
Extensive experience in reporting and managing project budgets, cash flow, forecasts. Proficient in MS Office, particularly Excel and financial enterprise systems such as Techone, Microsoft Project Online. Proven experience working independently and/or with multidisciplinary teams and building and maintaining stakeholder relationships.
Strong collaborative and influencing skills. Must be able to deliver outcomes by working in collaboration with internal and external teams, building strong relationships. Strong customer centric approach demonstrated through interpersonal, written and oral communication skills with a strong ability to communicate effectively across all levels of an organisation.
Tertiary qualifications in accounting or equivalent. Certified Practicing Accountant or Chartered Accountant (a must). The successful applicant will be required to undergo and pass a Criminal Record Check, and Psychometric tests may be conducted for the shortlisted candidate(s).
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