FP&A Manager

Location:

Sydney, Australia
Requisition Number:
R0042659

Gumtree Australia is Australia’s local marketplace connecting buyers and sellers in the local community to buy, sell and find just about everything. There are more than 3 million listings across hundreds of categories and 90,000 new ads are posted every single day.

On average, more than 7 million Australians visit Gumtree each month via our desktop and mobile sites, as well as our iPhone and Android apps, and we’re proud to say we’re one of the top shopping apps in Australia. (Optional)

Facilitating successful and safe local trade is our main priority and our ambition is to be a Top 10 digital destination. It’s our mission to empower people and create economic opportunity and to be Australia’s favourite local marketplace for all of life’s needs.

Classifieds is shaping the future of local commerce by bringing people together through an enriched online experience that allows them to reach out to the community around them. We are comprised of more than 1,000 people who are passionate for local trade and maintaining the customer-centric nature of the Group, while exploring growth opportunities in both the countries where eBay Classifieds Group already has a presence and in prospective markets.

To support the Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) team at Gumtree Australia, we are looking for an FP&A Manager. You are translating the latest trends into accurate forecasts, providing transparency towards the business and our corporate counterparts. You are a strong contributor with unquestioned integrity, combining intellectual curiosity with superb analytical, finance and accounting skills, driving positive business results. In an ever-changing working environment, you will have the chance to grow together with the team!

The FP&A Team at Gumtree Australia:

  • We are a trusted business partner for all teams within Gumtree Australia
  • We help guide decisions and resource allocations through the analysis of trends and drivers
  • We drive comprehensive and efficient reporting

Key responsibilities:

  • You partner successfully with the business, our analytics and other finance teams to understand performance drivers, impacts and business forecasts
  • Structure complex and ambiguous questions related to revenues & expenses. Use analytical skills to synthesize objective and actionable insights
  • You prepare weekly reporting and ad-hoc analyses, monitoring actual performance against targets
  • You support our month end close activities, preparing P&L reporting incl. fluctuation analyses and commentary
  • You will be deeply involved in developing, analyzing and modifying our annual budget
  • You collaborate closely with our central finance, controllership and other teams across the eBay Classifieds group globally
  • You continuously improve our processes, by finding opportunities to drive efficiencies in month-end close and planning processes, with focus on enhanced forecast modelling

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Accounting, Finance or related
  • 5+ years of finance experience with proven proficiency in financial modelling
  • Prior experience with Big-4 and Corporate FP&A highly regarded
  • Natural interest or experience in classifieds, e-commerce, and/or advertising
  • Strong analytical skills as well as advanced MS Excel knowledge, experience manipulating large data sets, interpreting data trends, and extracting business insights
  • Comfortable with ambiguity and defining business requirements
  • Superb communication and interpersonal skills as the role requires to partner effectively with various business divisions and levels within Gumtree
  • Full professional proficiency in English, written and spoken
  • Ability to balance tight timelines

Benefits:

Benefits are an essential part of your total compensation for the work you do every day. Whether you’re single, in a growing family, or nearing retirement, eBay offers a variety of comprehensive and competitive benefit programs to meet your needs.

We love creating opportunities for others by connecting people from widely diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and geographies. So, being diverse and inclusive isn’t just something we strive for, it is who we are, and part of what we do each and every single day. We want to ensure that as an employee, you feel Gumtree is a place where, no matter who you are, you feel safe, included, and that you have the opportunity to bring your unique self to work. To learn about our Diversity & Inclusion click here:https://www.ebayinc.com/company/diversity-inclusion/

We love creating opportunities for others by connecting people from widely diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and geographies. So, being diverse and inclusive isn’t just something we strive for, it is who we are, and part of what we do each and every single day.

We want to ensure that as an employee no matter who you are or where you are, you feel safe, included, and that you have the opportunity to bring your unique self to work. To learn about our Diversity and Inclusion click here: https://www.ebayinc.com/our-company/diversity-inclusion/.

eBay Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, and disability, or other legally protected status.  If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at talent@ebay.com.  We will make every effort to respond to your request for disability assistance as soon as possible.

For more information see:  EEO is the Law Poster and EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

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FP&A Manager

Sydney, Australia Requisition Number R0042659 Subsidiary Gumtree

Gumtree Australia is Australia’s local marketplace connecting buyers and sellers in the local community to buy, sell and find just about everything. There are more than 3 million listings across hundreds of categories and 90,000 new ads are posted every single day.

On average, more than 7 million Australians visit Gumtree each month via our desktop and mobile sites, as well as our iPhone and Android apps, and we’re proud to say we’re one of the top shopping apps in Australia. (Optional)

Facilitating successful and safe local trade is our main priority and our ambition is to be a Top 10 digital destination. It’s our mission to empower people and create economic opportunity and to be Australia’s favourite local marketplace for all of life’s needs.

Classifieds is shaping the future of local commerce by bringing people together through an enriched online experience that allows them to reach out to the community around them. We are comprised of more than 1,000 people who are passionate for local trade and maintaining the customer-centric nature of the Group, while exploring growth opportunities in both the countries where eBay Classifieds Group already has a presence and in prospective markets.

To support the Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) team at Gumtree Australia, we are looking for an FP&A Manager. You are translating the latest trends into accurate forecasts, providing transparency towards the business and our corporate counterparts. You are a strong contributor with unquestioned integrity, combining intellectual curiosity with superb analytical, finance and accounting skills, driving positive business results. In an ever-changing working environment, you will have the chance to grow together with the team!

The FP&A Team at Gumtree Australia:

  • We are a trusted business partner for all teams within Gumtree Australia
  • We help guide decisions and resource allocations through the analysis of trends and drivers
  • We drive comprehensive and efficient reporting

Key responsibilities:

  • You partner successfully with the business, our analytics and other finance teams to understand performance drivers, impacts and business forecasts
  • Structure complex and ambiguous questions related to revenues & expenses. Use analytical skills to synthesize objective and actionable insights
  • You prepare weekly reporting and ad-hoc analyses, monitoring actual performance against targets
  • You support our month end close activities, preparing P&L reporting incl. fluctuation analyses and commentary
  • You will be deeply involved in developing, analyzing and modifying our annual budget
  • You collaborate closely with our central finance, controllership and other teams across the eBay Classifieds group globally
  • You continuously improve our processes, by finding opportunities to drive efficiencies in month-end close and planning processes, with focus on enhanced forecast modelling

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Accounting, Finance or related
  • 5+ years of finance experience with proven proficiency in financial modelling
  • Prior experience with Big-4 and Corporate FP&A highly regarded
  • Natural interest or experience in classifieds, e-commerce, and/or advertising
  • Strong analytical skills as well as advanced MS Excel knowledge, experience manipulating large data sets, interpreting data trends, and extracting business insights
  • Comfortable with ambiguity and defining business requirements
  • Superb communication and interpersonal skills as the role requires to partner effectively with various business divisions and levels within Gumtree
  • Full professional proficiency in English, written and spoken
  • Ability to balance tight timelines

Benefits:

Benefits are an essential part of your total compensation for the work you do every day. Whether you’re single, in a growing family, or nearing retirement, eBay offers a variety of comprehensive and competitive benefit programs to meet your needs.

We love creating opportunities for others by connecting people from widely diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and geographies. So, being diverse and inclusive isn’t just something we strive for, it is who we are, and part of what we do each and every single day. We want to ensure that as an employee, you feel Gumtree is a place where, no matter who you are, you feel safe, included, and that you have the opportunity to bring your unique self to work. To learn about our Diversity & Inclusion click here:https://www.ebayinc.com/company/diversity-inclusion/

We love creating opportunities for others by connecting people from widely diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and geographies. So, being diverse and inclusive isn’t just something we strive for, it is who we are, and part of what we do each and every single day.

We want to ensure that as an employee no matter who you are or where you are, you feel safe, included, and that you have the opportunity to bring your unique self to work. To learn about our Diversity and Inclusion click here: https://www.ebayinc.com/our-company/diversity-inclusion/.

eBay Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, and disability, or other legally protected status.  If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at talent@ebay.com.  We will make every effort to respond to your request for disability assistance as soon as possible.

For more information see:  EEO is the Law Poster and EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

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