QueenslandVictoriaWestern AustraliaPractice area:AdministrationFinanceHuman resourcesInformation TechnologyLegal ProfessionalLegal SupportMarketing and CommsThe FirmSince the day Maurice Blackburn opened our doors a hundred years ago, we’ve been in the business of helping people; fighting to make a genuine difference to people’s lives. We exist to help everyday Australians use the law to fight back against unfair treatment. Our passion for righting wrongs is at the heart of everything we do. This is why we’ve grown to become Australia’s leading social justice law firm. After all, we believe wholeheartedly in what we do.
About the RoleWe are seeking an experienced Finance Business Partner to join our team based in Melbourne and be the Primary Business Partner for a number of our key divisions. This role will focus on Partnering with the business, Reporting Quality, Data Architecture and leveraging Data, Reporting and Analytical Tools to generate insights for our business.
Key ResponsibilitiesBe the Primary Business Partner for a number of our Key Divisions
Gaining a deep knowledge and understanding of Finance’s Data Architecture
Utilising and promoting centralised finance reporting
Collecting and Organising Data and using key tools to derive insights from Data
Assist in the preparation of annual budgets and forecasts
Perform ad hoc analysis as directed by Finance Manager and CFO
Key Selection CriteriaStrong experience in a hands-on analytical / commercial business partner role
Technical proficiency in Business Intelligence reporting and analysis tools such as Qlik, Excel and PowerPoint
Excellent verbal and written presentation skills including the ability to communicate complex analytics and recommendations in a simple, logical, and succinct manner to senior management and non-finance professionals
Strong project management, leadership, analytical and problem solving skills
Familiar working within a matrix structure with the ability to juggle competing demands
Relevant tertiary qualification
CA/CPA qualification (or international equivalent)
A law firm like no other.Work with people who are truly passionate about the work we do and the impact we have on the community. From the kind of people who work here, to the kind of cases we take on, these values have run deeply throughout our organisation for almost a century.
A diverse and inclusive workplace is something we are absolutely committed to. We actively work to create a strong and inclusive culture enriched by differences in ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age and family arrangements. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
We also offer great employee benefits, some of which include:
Ongoing coaching and career development opportunities
Fully paid gym membership
Salary Continuance & Life Insurance
17.5% Annual Leave Loading
Wellbeing Programs for you and your family
Generous leave entitlements
Health and Wellbeing Leave
18 weeks paid parental leave / 4 weeks paid secondary carers leave
If you can help us see the world from a different perspective enabling us to solve problems, face challenges and service our clients more effectively, we strongly encourage you to apply for this position!
How to ApplyClick the ‘Apply’ button and include your resume and cover letter.
Please note, the application process may close earlier than the listed date.