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Finance Analyst - FP&A



IT, Accounting & Finance
Sydney, NSW, Australia
Posted on Thursday, April 18, 2024

Job Description

Hi. We’re OFX, a global provider of online, international payment services. We solve the complexity of moving money and enable better decisions. Headquartered in Sydney with offices worldwide, we’re a customer-focused business that is all about inspiring customer confidence.

At OFX, you’ll have the opportunity to reach beyond your role and function across disciplines. Make use of your diverse skill set at a business that values your expertise and turn your potential into reality.

Purpose of your role

This role is an integral part of the Group Finance team responsible for providing financial reporting and insights for the business. Focus areas of this role include partnering with members of our Group Executive team to prepare and provide financial results analysis and insights, enabling excellence in business performance of each respective function. You will also collaborate closely with our Group Financial Controllership team on month-end and year-end financial reporting and you will manage the budgeting and forecasting process for your key Group functions.

This role will suit a highly engaged and curious individual, capable of clear communication, with a high level of commercial acumen, attention to detail and the ability to critically assess information to provide valuable, actionable insights.

What you do

  • Partner with members of the Group Executive team to provide ongoing financial reporting and analytical support through delivery of regular functional performance reporting, key insights and ad hoc analysis
  • Manage the month end process for allocated functions including ensuring that financial results are accurate, and reports are released with detailed insights on performance against expectations
  • Lead the forecasting and budgeting process for allocated functions, ensuring the accuracy and critical analysis of all inputs and outputs, including timely communication with all stakeholders throughout the process
  • Assist with the development of ad-hoc business cases supporting investment opportunities
  • Assist the wider business in understanding performance drivers, performance against expectations and developing insights to assist key stakeholders in making informed decisions
  • Identify and implement continuous improvements across finance processes including leveraging technology to enhance reporting capabilities, planning, and month end process


What you bring

  • An appropriate university degree from a recognised institution
  • Post graduate accounting qualifications (CAANZ / CPA)
  • Minimum of 3 years post graduate experience within a Finance function, Commercial Finance, Decision Support or FP&A
  • Demonstrated capability in P&L management, critical thinking, problem solving, and financial modelling
  • Commercial acumen and ability to communicate complex financial information in concise and practical way
  • Proven ability to build relationships with a wide variety of stakeholders and influence outcomes
  • Demonstrated ability to make a difference in past roles and ability to identify, model and be a champion for growth
  • Strong work ethic with the ability to work autonomously and within a cohesive team
  • Ability to handle and prioritise multiple tasks

Additional Information

What it's like working at OFX

We’re OFXers because we want to make a difference. We see challenges as opportunities and we’re not afraid to roll up our sleeves to get stuff done. We’re committed to making things easier for our clients, pushing boundaries and continuing to move with the times so that we can continue to inspire confidence every day and through every transaction.

We operate as one team, cross-functionally and globally, to drive outcomes that deliver excellence for our customers. We're curious self-starters who love learning and sharing our knowledge with others. We embrace change and use our initiative and resilience to overcome challenges.

  • Always keep learning. We offer a wide range of learning and career development opportunities to help every OFXer build their capacity and career, with leadership training, secondments, internal mobility and access to a large library of online learning.
  • Make a difference. Through our Make a Difference program, we encourage OFXers to give back to causes and communities that are important to them. We celebrate this with an annual volunteer day, which OFXers can use together or individually, as well as matched giving and the opportunity to nominate charity of choice every quarter.
  • Reward and recognition. We recognise a job well done. OFXers are encouraged to celebrate their peers’ effort, technical expertise or support through a range of global and regional channels and awards, including quarterly and annual awards, milestones and shout outs.
  • Showing our social side. Our Good Vibes employee-led committees around the globe organize events to help keep our employees engaged inside and outside the office. Whether it’s a wellbeing activity, end of year celebration, or a monthly team get-together, our team wants you to feel welcome!
  • Benefits that mean something. We offer a range of fantastic benefits, including, primary and secondary gender neutral carer parental leave (16 weeks) or birthday leave, you'll feel well-supported at OFX.
  • A great work environment. Enjoy work-life balance and flexibility with our hybrid work model, in an inclusive, diverse and non-hierarchal culture.

At OFX, we are committed to fostering a diverse, inclusive and accessible workplace where we value, respect, and encourage our people to be their authentic selves. With an employee base as diverse as the clients we serve, we know that fostering an inclusive workplace is fundamental to our continued success. If you require accommodation for any portion of the recruitment and hiring process, please email us at [email protected].

We encourage you to apply if this role aligns with your career aspirations.