Finance Planning & Analysis Manager- Australia/New Zealand

Location: North Sydney, New South Wales, Australia


Requisition Number: 212739

External Description:

Finance Planning & Analysis Manager- Australia/New Zealand

Reporting to: Teradata APJ CFO

Location: Sydney, Australia

Responsible for the financial management of the Go to Market business for Australia/New Zealand. The Finance Manager is accountable for producing the annual plan, managing the monthly financial Outlooks, and providing financial reporting, analytics, and advice to the business leaders.

This is a key role within the business and the successful candidate provide sound financial advice to support the decision-making process for key stakeholders including the Business VP, APJ CFO, Geo Directors, and Sales Management.

Key Responsibilities

Develop order and revenue plan, margin plan, expenses plan based on HC planning plan and validate annual plan against any other corporate targets

Perform revenue recognition assessment

Review bid PnL’s against contract terms and proposed revenue recognition

Manage the month-end Revenue / COR/expense accounting by advising of relevant GL entries to the service center in Dublin

Review outlook against contract terms and revenue recognition principles to verify the outlook achievability, identify risks

Review Hyperion submission/results

Liaise with the sales support team on order processing/ billing

Partner with other functions (e.g., consulting services team, accounting, sales, marketing, tax)

Track sales team and PS compensation

Track and act on financial key figures (AR, inventory) of the organization

Provide ad hoc analysis to the management


Experience/Skills Requirements

  • Qualified Accountant with a minimum of 10+ years’ experience in an analytical role such as business operations and/or sales operations
  • 5+ years’ experience of coaching mentoring and leading Finance and Sales Support team
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills with the ability to build relationships with people in an open, friendly, accepting manner
  • Comprehensive knowledge of US GAAP, ASC 606/IFRS 15
  • Ability to operate in an environment with a level of grey with large amounts of data and multiple data points
  • Advanced Excel skills including complex lookups and pivot tables
  • Able to work well under pressure and to very tight deadlines
  • Results-oriented, conveying a sense of urgency and driving issues to closure
  • Significant experience building budgets and forecasts and stress testing through sensitivity analysis
  • FP&A experience
  • Experience in business process re-engineering
  • Experience using BI tools such as Power BI, Tableau


City: North Sydney

State: New South Wales

Community / Marketing Title: Finance Planning & Analysis Manager- Australia/New Zealand

Job Category: Finance

Company Profile:

Our Company

Teradata (NYSE: TDC) is the leading multi-cloud data platform company for enterprise analytics, transforming how businesses work and people live through the power of data.

At Teradata, we are leading the data era. As enterprises address today’s digital economy, they are faced with new competition and consumer expectations and are turning to data to power their future. Teradata has worked with the largest companies in the world for 40+ years, bringing our experience and expertise to support global enterprises with their most demanding, mission-critical, complex, and large-scale data needs.  Teradata is recognized as a leader in the cloud, data, and analytics spaces by top analyst firms, Gartner and Forrester, and Fortune Magazine as well. 

Our connected multi-cloud data platform for enterprise analytics, Teradata Vantage™, is an extremely scalable, secure, and resilient offering that simplifies ecosystems by connecting data and making it easier to uncover insights from across the organization…regardless of where that data resides. With Vantage, we enable companies to modernize their data management, from start to scale. Every day, millions of users benefit from our open data platform. Empowering customers and partners to develop and build how they like, we enable hundreds of business outcomes and solutions, including improving customer experience and profitability, driving operational efficiency, realizing financial transformation, or achieving operational efficiency.

 As the world of data grows, we are the leader in enabling the future of connected businesses, powered by data intelligence. We are committed to delivering on this vision by following sustainable business practices and with a strong focus on diversity, equity, and inclusion. We believe that only by embracing diversity of identity, thought, background, expression, and perspective can we solve today’s challenges and reimagine tomorrow’s world.

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