Senior Finance Analyst - Macquarie Capital

Macquarie Group
Sydney, Australia
Mar 22, 2023
Apr 05, 2023
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Take the next step in your career and showcase your advisory and financial control skills in a high performing team.

Join our team and explore this exciting opportunity to join the Macquarie Capital (MacCap) Finance team within our Financial Management Group. You will join a team that is part of a global advisory and financial control function with the opportunity to provide advise to the business on new and existing transactions, ongoing transaction lifecycle management, and operational accounting and control functions in Macquarie Capital.

Your key responsibilities will include:
  • Accounting for global MacCap principal investments, including equity accounting for associate investments
  • Preparation of monthly investment reports for MacCap
  • Preparation of MacCap foreign currency hedging exposure reports
  • Provide inputs for monthly management reporting including analysis of balance sheet and commentary by transaction
  • Management, Financial and Tax reporting: provide assistance to corporate centre teams with preparation of Australian tax returns and financial reports
  • Ad hoc analysis, reporting and transaction analysis
  • Answering queries from Deal Management, global Finance teams and central Finance areas.
  • Manage regulatory reporting obligations and ensure compliance with internal policy requirements
  • Support MacCap resilience planning and testing activities and Ad hoc project participation and management
  • Liaison with asset managers and asset level accounting teams for investments held.
  • Interaction with Deal Management team.
  • Liaison with overseas accountants, MacCap finance teams and central Finance areas.
You will also be involved in:

The overall MacCap Finance team's responsibilities include:
  • Monthly management reporting relating to investments
  • Financial Control function for the MacCap business
  • Ongoing accounting responsibility for the various MacCap investments (subsidiaries, associates, term loans, FVTPL equity and debt investments)
  • Establishment and review of accounting and financial control procedures offshore and in Australia
  • Coordination and review of deliverables/submissions to central finance teams
  • Assisting with the monthly foreign exchange hedging together with MacCap business team.
  • Provide information and support to group tax teams (direct and indirect taxes).
  • Coordination of the MacCap transfer pricing.
  • Investment performance tracking and analysis.
  • Financial Control wide projects.
To be successful in this role, you will have a formal accounting qualification (Chartered Accountant or equivalent is preferred), with at least 4-5 years of post-qualification experience in a chartered or commercial environment and experience within financial services would be an additional benefit.

You will also have:
  • initiative and follow through on issues with minimal supervision
  • the ability to tailor verbal, listening and written communication skills to deal with staff across all levels and offshore office staff
  • the ability to establish strong working relationships with the business and other areas of the group
  • strong client service and risk management focus
  • strong accounting background with an ability to apply technical knowledge in a transaction environment.
  • ability to prioritise and manage multiple and competing deadlines.
If this sounds like your next opportunity, then please apply now.

About the Financial Management Group

In our Financial Management Group you will be part of a team that provides strategic analysis and advice on capital, funding, liquidity, tax and financial performance to support the growth of Macquarie's businesses around the world. You will join a team that ensures Macquarie continues to meet its financial, regulatory and tax reporting compliance obligations in the jurisdictions in which we operate, and a team that maintains significant relationships on behalf of the Group.

Our commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths. An inclusive and equitable environment enables us to deliver innovative and sustainable outcomes for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. From day one, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If our purpose of 'empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future' is as inspiring to you as it is to us, please apply. With the right technology, support and resources, our people can work in a range of flexible ways.

We are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity, equity and inclusion. We encourage candidates to speak with a member of our recruitment team if you require adjustments to our recruitment process to support you, and the type of working arrangements that would help you thrive.

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