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Finance Specialist/Finance Officer

Apply Job ID 483051BR Date posted 05/17/2022 Location(s) Sydney, Australia

Why Kyndryl

Our world has never been more alive with opportunities and, at Kyndryl, we’re ready to seize them. We design, build, manage and modernize the mission-critical technology systems that the world depends on every day. Kyndryl is at the heart of progress — dedicated to helping companies and people grow strong. Our people are actively discovering, co-creating, and strengthening. We push ourselves and each other to seek better, to go further, and we carry this energy to our customers. At Kyndryl, we want you to keep growing, and we’ll provide plenty of opportunities to make that happen. Please be aware that we have the Kyndryl candidate zone hosted by IBM for a certain period. If you have applied for an IBM role previously, you will be able to log into the candidate zone using your previous IBM log in details. When in the candidate zone, you will be able to see your previous applications for both IBM and Kyndryl. For further information on privacy, please visit

Your Role and Responsibilities

A Financial Analyst within the Quote to Cash (Q2C) organization is a key success factor in supporting Infrastructure Services Accounts, providing organized and critical technical financial guidance, forecasting support, and financial analysis and counseling support to Account Leadership Teams for multiple complex and global Accounts. Account Leadership depends on this level of financial technical knowledge to help them make key business decisions for their Accounts and to support pricing to cover Operational costs. In addition, this Financial Analyst will support peers, act as a financial process subject matter expert, coordinating with the Financial Analyst Lead, and be an active team member within the Q2C squads. The Q2C Contract Financial Analyst is integral to Q2C's end-to-end process support model.

Specifically, they will operate as a trusted business advisor providing business insight and influencing strategy. Your finance responsibilities include budgeting, forecasting, performance reporting, resource allocation, tracking and reporting key financial metrics, portfolio analysis, data modeling and developing new tools.

The analyst is responsible for:
  • analysis of the Kyndryl forecast, budget, actuals, and business dynamics
  • interacting with the business units and geographies on the forecast, actuals, budget and business metrics
  • development of forecast and budget variance analysis and provides business assessments on an on going basis
  • designs, prepares, and presents detailed analysis of business issues and recommended solutions to senior management. The employee leads technical support or the business processes.
  • Provides analysis and interpretation of financial and business data, ultimately resulting in independently developed assessments and recommendations. Understands and anticipates the relationships among plan, budget, or estimate assumptions and data points. Assignments can often require the development of nonstandard, creative formats and analysis.
  • Identify problems and performance exposures, providing in-depth yet concise analysis of cause and alternative solution approaches.
Q2C is an Agile organization that applies the Agile concepts to provide superior support of our internal and external Clients, through measurable business results. Squads apply Agile techniques to build effective and collaborative teams that drive innovative improvements to both financial and Program Office processes. Q2C puts a strong emphasis on career development and skills growth, actively encouraging on-line and classroom training, other practical approaches such as shadowing, and mentoring and coaching; always with an eye to improve our personnel and our services to our clients.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

•Accounting/Finance certified professional (eg ACCA, CIMA,CPA,CFA) or Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance related disciplines.
•Possesses proficient knowledge of desktop analytical, spreadsheet tools (MS Office - Word, Excel, Power Point) and able to use them to construct in-depth performance analysis.

Preferred Technical and Professional Experience

•Familiar with accounting relationships and can interpret the impact of accruals & deferrals. Knowledge of a range of financial elements within the Income Statement.
•Able to write clear, concise & informative reports.
•Communicates effectively and works well in a team environment. Able to work to tight deadlines.

Required Education

Bachelor's Degree

Preferred Education

Bachelor's Degree

Being You @ Kyndryl

Kyndryl is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics. Kyndryl is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

Other things to know

For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

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