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Senior Finance Manager - FP&A and Investor Relations



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

You are an integral part of the Group FP&A team, responsible for financial support to the Group Executive team and Board. You enjoy bringing financial data to life through concise and effective visual storytelling, turning complex analytics into simple and impactful messages. You can explain the data to the business clearly, to enable informed decisions and inspire action. You enjoy building relationships across teams and are constantly looking to business context and data to support performance insights and highlight opportunities. You are in the detail of the preparation, review and analysis of consolidated management reporting, and own management of the consolidated budgeting and forecasting process along with Group Executive departmental business partnering.

This role will suit a highly engaged individual who is a strong communicator and loves looking for the story in the data. You have a high level of technical financial expertise coupled with commercial acumen and an innovative and curious mindset. You pride yourself on your exceptional attention to detail, and ability to critically assess information to provide reliable insights. This role will suit someone with a demonstrated interest in the Fintech industry.

What you do

  • Analyse, identify and communicate key performance results and context to stakeholders, providing critical insights to inspire action and enable informed decision making
  • External investor reporting and analysis, including half year and full year result presentations, ASX releases, and any other investor updates as necessary
  • Manage the month end process from an FP&A perspective for the consolidated group, ensuring that financial results are accurate, and reports are released with valuable, data-led insight to business performance
  • Manage the planning and forecasting processes for the consolidated group, including communication and coordination on key deliverables, timelines and process along with management of the planning platform including input and output of key datasets and reports and consolidation of regional and departmental submissions
  • Liaison with the Data and Insights team to ensure integrity and maintenance of key datasets
  • Partner with departmental Group Executive team members, providing financial support through delivery of regular reporting and analysis to enable operational excellence, including:
    • Manage the month end process for the function including ensuring that financial results are accurate, risks and opportunities are flagged and reports are released with meaningful insights to performance
    • Lead the forecasting and budgeting process for the function
    • Prepare business cases to support investment opportunities along with ongoing ROI analysis of outcomes
  • Identify and implement continuous improvements across finance processes including leveraging technology to enhance reporting capabilities, planning, and month end process
  • Effective leadership and collaboration across Finance and the broader business to develop relationships and deliver business outcomes


What you bring

  • Strong analytical and commercial skills with the ability to communicate complex financial information in concise and practical way
  • High degree of expertise in critical analysis, problem solving, financial modelling
  • Proven ability to build relationships with and influence a wide variety of stakeholders
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Demonstrated ability to make an impact and ability to identify, model and be a champion for growth
  • Ability to manage multiple deliverables simultaneously
  • Minimum of 7 years professional experience in Finance related functions, Commercial Finance, Decision Support or FP&A
  • CA/CPA/CFA qualified and Big 4 background preferred with advanced MS Excel and Powerpoint skills

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.