senior financial analyst


Job Description:

We currently have a great opportunity for a Senior Financial Analyst position in a government organisation that strives to make a difference for people. Based in Wellington CBD on an hourly rate contracting basis, this role will give you the opportunity to play a key part in the visualisation of data that drives high level strategic decisions within the organisation.

You will have a strong background in preparing financial dashboards, modelling and analysis within complex environments and a depth of experience around macros doubled with advanced excel skills.


Prepare monthly packs and forecasting dashboards using existing financial models.

Improve the internal business units financial reporting through collaborating with business units to improve the standard of best practice across the organisation.

Recognise and drive process improvements and change management opportunities, particularly relating FMIS, reporting tools and enterprise technologies.

Provide analysis within Budgeting, variance analysis, and forecasting while seeking to develop and enhance capital expenditure planning processes and tools.

Evaluate capital business cases while maintaining capital expenditure and cash flow forecasts.

Provide specialist financial support, advice and assistance with the development of new Government funding bids

Key Requirements

Advanced Excel and Modelling skills

Power BI and/or SAS experience desirable

4+ years in accounting or relevant experience

Relevant background in finance/economics/data etc

This is a great opportunity to take your next senior finance position, in a role that can give you great exposure to a range of responsibilities, with the opportunity to add real value.

If you are interested in this position, please apply via the link provided.

If you would like to find out more, please contact Louis Jackson on 04 471 4875 or email

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.

Posted on: 

Thursday, 15 July 2021