Senior Financial Analyst – Sydney or Melbourne

Posted on 3 Aug 2022

Position description

About the business

One Fell Swoop is the leading provider of Advisory, Marketing and Sales services for the retirement living and aged care sectors. Our innovative, practical advice is carefully and efficiently implemented. It begins with sound research, consumer understanding and extensive experience. Bold thinking, creatively applied, expertly delivered.

Our clients include some of the largest players in the industry including not-for-profit organisations and those seeking to expand their operations in this vital and growing sector. We serve the needs of clients nationally from offices in Sydney and Melbourne. This role can be either Melbourne or Sydney based and will involve some interstate travel.

About the role

The primary focus of the role is to use our existing proprietary models to conduct financial feasibility analysis and provide general financial advice and recommendations to organisations working in the seniors’ living sector.

You will do this by working with a small, integrated team of analysts researching residential property, retirement communities and aged care, providing detailed market assessments and other types of customised reports that help our clients make key business decisions.

The responsibilities of the role include management of multiple projects while driving innovative thinking that supports delivery of well-reasoned, leading-edge reports and advice.

Key accountabilities of the role are:

  • Scoping projects, and preparing well written proposals for client approval that include clear objectives, timings, and accurate costings
  • Using our customised models you will conduct financial feasibility studies based on client inputs and industry/sector benchmarks
  • Preparation of concise and well written reports that display a high standard of written English and clear thinking
  • Articulate the outcomes of the findings both internally and to clients
  • Help build and strengthen client relationships in order to grow our business]
  • Mentoring and developing junior financial analysts

Skills and experience

The successful candidate will have completed as a minimum a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline (e.g. Business, Finance, Economics, Accounting and/or Statistics) and have a minimum of five years’ experience in a similar role within a busy consultancy, financial institution or research agency.

You will need to demonstrate a good understanding of key financial metrics and their impact on the client’s decision to invest in a project (or not).

Please note that relevant experience in a property economics consultancy, large provider of retirement living and/or aged care, valuation agency or relevant government department will be highly regarded.

You will have had some exposure to the management of professional staff, and must be proactive, well organised and detail focused to succeed in this role.

Please apply using the form below and submit your current resume and a covering letter specifically outlining why you are the right person for this role.

Interviews will be conducted progressively as applications are received. If you are interested in this role you are encouraged to apply in a timely manner.

Located in either South Yarra, Melbourne or Surry Hills, Sydney, the role is a full-time position; however, possible flexible work arrangements will be considered for the right candidate. Only those eligible to work in Australia need apply. One Fell Swoop respects and encourages diversity in our workplace, and we welcome applications from all people who match the criteria outlined above.