Lead Business Partner, Technology

Requisition Title - Lead Business Partner, Technology

Job Number: - AUS119785

  • Provide support and strategic financial insights and advise
  • Build and promote collaborative relationships and culture in Finance & Group Technology.
  • Contribute to ANZ purpose and strategy

About The Role Role Location: Melbourne Role Type: Permanent, Full-Time
As a Business Partner, you will support your CFO and Business Leaders by providing forward-looking, strategic financial insight and advice to drive performance at levels considered material to the Group CEO & CFO. You will focus your resources on advising the business on strategies and tactical activities that improve financial performance. Your value lies in your deep contextual understanding of the business; your ability to use data to generate insights that lead to enhanced performance; and your capacity to influence your senior stakeholders to take action.
You will work to identify critical business issues, providing commercial analysis and recommendations, challenging the status quo and ensuring your stakeholders prioritise and optimise financial outcomes in line with ANZ Group and Divisional objectives.
You will often collaborate with other teams across the Finance and business community, including SDT teams to augment your capability with targeted, specialist analytics; Divisionally Aligned and Fixed Capacity Change resources from within the FPM community; and Financial Control - as key enablers.
Your key priorities and responsibilities include:
  • Grow and maintain high-value internal networks across ANZ, and maintain effective working relationships with peers and key stakeholders (Business Stakeholders, Divisional CFOs, Other Business Partners, FPM, Financial Control)
  • Draw on stakeholder relationships and industry experience to identify opportunities for improvement in the context of ANZ’s broader strategic objectives
  • Provide support and guidance to customers on the day-to-day effective application of financial guidelines to their decision making process
  • Strive for exceptional and timely stakeholder service to develop and uphold the reputation of the Finance community
  • Support your business stakeholders through changes in the finance service proposition

About You To grow and be successful in this role, you will ideally bring the following:
  • Provides forward-looking, strategic financial insight and advice to drive performance
  • Identifies critical business issues, providing commercial analysis and recommendations
  • Experience in Team Leadership, as this role provides the Finance business partnering across approximately half of the Group Technology Domains and will have Business Partner direct reports.
  • Proven Stakeholder Management - Strives for exceptional and timely stakeholder service to develop and uphold the reputation of the Finance community
  • Solid understanding of Technology & Digital - this role is critical in driving a sustainably & flexible cost base in Technology, while building capabilities to deliver modern financial services.
About ANZ ANZ is a great place to grow. We know our people look to their leaders to understand what is and isn’t valued.
Developing a growth mindset is at the heart of our culture. It means we actively encourage people to try new things so we can improve. With effort, we can all learn and grow.
We ask our leaders to practice daily leadership behaviours – things like connecting with empathy, empowering people, growing people selflessly, being curious and creating shared clarity. These are the leadership behaviours we need to transform ANZ. We support our leaders with tools, tips and online coaching.
ANZ recognises the value of an inclusive and diverse work environment. We take pride in the diversity of our people and encourage applications from diverse candidates. Our recruitment decisions are based on the key inherent needs and requirements of each role, and candidates are selected based on their unique strengths and characteristics.
We work flexibly at ANZ. Talk to us and let us know how this role can be flexible for you.
To find out more about working at ANZ or to view other opportunities visit www.anz.com/careers. You may apply for this role by visiting ANZ Careers and search for reference number Taleo Job Code (AUS117383)