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Program Finance Analyst

Adelaide, Australia
Closing date: 10 October 2022

Program Finance Analyst

About us

Saab Australia is a defence, security and cyber solutions provider, specialising in the development and integration of major defence and security systems. For over 30 years in Australia, we have built a reputation for delivering complex systems integration projects that provide proven and advanced capabilities to keep us ahead of today’s challenges.

From combat, communications, security and underwater systems, to mixed reality, cyber security and deployable health solutions, our extensive portfolio of products and services provide high-technology solutions for defence forces and civil industries across the globe.

Apply today to join our crew and deliver solutions with purpose.

The role

As part of our Finance team, the Program Finance Analyst will be responsible for providing financial management to support the execution of the Enterprise Partnering Agreement (EPA) and other programs and projects as required. The Program Finance Analyst is expected to be an active member of the Saab Finance Team and contribute to the overall performance of the Finance Group

Further, the successful candidate will:

  • Provide end to end financial support for the EPA and other programs
  • Develop program financial plans as required
  • Establish and manage the monthly financial reporting, forecasts and budgets as required
  • Develop IFRS 15 documentation and ensure revenue is being recognised in accordance with IFRS 15 
  • Review and validate the estimates to complete each task
  • Support and review all pricing and estimating for all EPA and other programs

Flexible work arrangements such as hybrid work from home / office, 9 day fortnight and part time (0.8 FTE minimum) will be considered for this role.

About you

Your skills and experience will include:

  • Demonstrated knowledge and an effective understanding of Project Performance Measurement using Earned Value to 4S4817 and the Defence Supplement
  • Demonstrate knowledge and experience in using project management software e.g. Open Plan Professional (OPP), Microsoft Project (MSP).
  • Demonstrate knowledge and experience in using cost management software e.g. COBRA
  • High level proficiency and computer skills, particularly in the use of spreadsheet, word processing and database applications
  • Tertiary qualifications in relevant discipline (Commerce, Business or Accounting)
  • Excellent inter-personal and communication skills and the demonstrated ability to develop and maintain professional working relationships within a team


A Defence security clearance is required for this role, applicants must be Australian citizens and eligible to obtain and maintain a baseline clearance.

Culture and benefits

We employ over 600 Australians and are committed to fostering a culture of excellence and enriching the employee experience.

By joining Saab, you’ll be a part of a collaborative and supportive organisation, where your professional growth and work-life balance are emphasised.  You’ll work within an innovative and vibrant workplace, while having the opportunity to develop a long-term, fulfilling career.

For further information about at career at Saab, visit the page adjacent: https://www.saab.com/markets/australia/careers/saab-life

Applications

Click ‘Apply’ to submit your CV and cover letter in support of your application. You may contact our careers team at careers.mailbox@au.saabgroup.com for a copy of the full position description. Kindly observe that this is an ongoing recruitment process and in exceptional circumstances, the position might be filled before the closing date of the advertisement. We encourage applications as early as possible to avoid disappointment.

Saab Australia is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders to apply. We also welcome applications from individuals with culturally diverse backgrounds.

Saab Australia is a proud supporter of the Veterans’ Employment Program and welcomes the interest of ex-service members, veterans and their families.