Senior Business Intelligence Analyst at Afterpay

Risk and Analytics, Permanent Full-time, Melbourne melbourne analytics full-time
Posted 14 days ago

Our Company
Afterpay has transformed the way people pay by allowing shoppers to receive products immediately and pay in four simple installments over a short period of time. The service is completely free for customers who pay on time - helping consumers spend money responsibly, without incurring interest, fees or revolving and extended debt. Afterpay is offered by more than 55,400 of the world’s best retailers and has more than 7.3 million active customers globally. The solution is currently available in Australia, New Zealand, the United States and the United Kingdom where it is called Clearpay. Afterpay evolves quickly and is on a mission to be the world’s most loved way to pay and an employer of choice. We are on a rocketship most days so if you are up for a challenge, like the notion of joining a business with big dreams and love being part of a high performing team then please grab a ticket and contact us today. 

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This position will be based in our Melbourne office 

The Role
As we continue to rapidly expand our business here at Afterpay, a new opportunity has been created for a Senior Business Analyst in our Finance Analytics team. The ideal candidate will have strong analytical and problem-solving skills, as well as interpersonal skills to provide analytics solutions to the audience in Finance Team 

Key Responsibilities
Develop a deep understanding of Afterpay business processes and product innovations
Prepare analysis on performance of different business units, products and initiatives for the finance audience
Prepare information for auditors and manage the audit follow up questions
Develop and maintain reporting framework on key financial metrics using MicroStrategy, Tableau and other tools
Assist Treasury team in preparation of the analysis of the data for funding facilities
Help create predictions and forecasts
Contribute to the development of analytical frameworks, tools, and skills. 
Work closely with Data Engineers to ensure the accuracy and relevance of the data model
Support Finance Analytics Manager in workload prioritization and providing peer review of the work of more junior colleagues  

Master degree or above in Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Finance or related fields.
5+ years of work experience involving data analysis, preferably with finance analytics
Experience in working with finance stakeholdersUnderstanding of the basic accounting concepts
Strong working knowledge of SQL
Strong understanding of data architecture
Strong functional experience with business intelligence tools such as Tableau and Microstrategy 
Experience with Python and R considered a big advantage
Passion for finding insights in data and driving change based on those insights.
Exceptional communication skills; ability to simplify and present complex analytical concepts to senior leadership
Attention to details and focus on quality of work
Drive and proactive approach to problem solving  

How to Apply
If you are brave, if you are committed to doing the right thing, if you always keep it real, and your background matches the description above then please apply today!