Financial Analyst


Brambles companies, including CHEP, help move more goods to more people, in more places than any other organisation on earth. Our 330 million pallets, crates and containers are continuously in motion, forming the invisible backbone of the global supply chain and the world’s biggest brands trust us to help them transport their goods more efficiently, sustainably and safely. As pioneers of the sharing economy, Brambles created one of the world's most sustainable logistics businesses through the share and reuse of its platforms under a model known as ‘pooling’. Brambles primarily serves the fast-moving consumer goods (e.g. dry food, grocery, and health and personal care), fresh produce, beverage, retail and general manufacturing industries. The Group employs more than 10,000 people and operates in over 60 countries with its largest operations in North America and Western Europe. For further information, please visit www.brambles.com

Brambles and CHEP provide you unparalleled opportunities to advance and accelerate your career. You’ll be joining an international growth organization with a pioneering, circular business model. You’ll be working for a company that is changing the way goods get to market. You’ll become part of an efficient and collaborative global team making a real contribution to a smarter, more sustainable future. For more on how Brambles growth companies can accelerate your career, visit https://careers.brambles.com/

Position Description


Are you an experienced Financial Analyst looking to join a global ASX listed blue chip organisation and take the next step in your career?

As a valued part of the Finance team, your role will be responsible for conducting FP&A activities within the Group FP&A team, including but not limited to Long Term Planning, Annual Budgeting, Forecasting, Statutory Reporting, Standard Reporting and other Business Support & Analysis activities as required Based at our Sydney CBD office, this role reports directly to the Senior Manager, Finance FP&A.

The key responsibilities of this role include:

  • Preparing and reviewing month end performance results, delivering quality and insightful commentary
  • Assisting in the preparation of quarterly forecasts, annual budgets, variance analysis and management reporting
  • Developing improved metrics for reporting to senior management
  • Seeking and driving continuous improvements to current FP&A activities
  • Reporting on KPI's on key business drivers and metrics to monitor performance and trends
  • Supporting the business through consolidated analytics, insights, gap analysis and commentary for management reporting to support the delivery of business targets and initiatives

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills, experience and qualifications:

  • CA/CPA qualified or in progress
  • FP&A experience within a large complex multi-national business
  • Strong analysis, problem solving and presentation skills with outstanding attention to detail
  • Excellent written, verbal, and relationship building skills with the ability to engage across different levels of management
  • A drive for career growth and professional development
  • Intermediate Excel skills essential and previous experience with Hyperion or a similar planning tool
  • The ability to manage competing deadlines and juggle conflicting priorities

To apply, please include a covering letter with your resume outlining how your skills, qualifications and experience address the above criteria.

Please note, in order for your application to be considered, you will require full working rights in Australia. We are unable to offer sponsorship at this time.

We're excited you're here to learn how we'll leverage our family of growth companies to accelerate your career. Brambles companies employ more than 14,500 people in over 60 countries, committed to connecting people to life's essentials, every day. Our people are shaping a smarter, more sustainable future by changing the way business makes, moves and sells goods in every corner of the world. We look forward to helping you become one of them. HTTPS://careers.brambles.com/