Xero is a beautiful, easy-to-use platform that helps small businesses and their accounting and bookkeeping advisors grow and thrive.
At Xero, our purpose is to make life better for people in small business, their advisors, and communities around the world. This purpose sits at the centre of everything we do. We support our people to do the best work of their lives so that they can help small businesses succeed through better tools, information and connections. Because when they succeed they make a difference, and when millions of small businesses are making a difference, the world is a more beautiful place.
How You'll Make An Impact
We are seeking a talented and efficient Financial Analyst to join our Finance & Analysis team.
This role is part of the team that manages Xero's business performance and planning.
You'll work with various people across the business to continue the development of Xero's long term plan and linkages to Xero's strategy as well as shorter term cash flow and hedging forecasts. You'll have a unique opportunity to build broad experience as you'll focus on delivering expertise and insight in financial, planning and business analysis.
We need someone who is a great team player, flexible and detail oriented. You'll be proactive, able to get things done, comfortable in a fast moving environment and have the ability to understand the bigger picture.
What You'll Do
Assist in the maintenance of and drive insights from the long term financial business model
Own the short term cash flow projections and provide insights to treasury In-depth valuation analysis (SOTP, DCF, trading and transaction multiples)
Undertake corporate finance related projects
Detailed benchmarking and KPI analysis
Refine and contribute to Xero's capital allocation process
Contribute to the annual, quarterly, and monthly budget and forecasts
Ad-hoc financial reports and models
What You'll Bring With You
CA (or equivalent) qualification
Experience as an analyst in an Investment Banking, Chartered Firm, Banking or Consulting environment
Strong financial reporting, planning and modelling skills
Experience in technology or fast growth businesses a plus
Why you want to join Xero
At Xero you'll find a bunch of awesome, diverse humans who love coming into work.
Everyone loves it for different reasons. We're a big big part of the small business community and you'll find Xeros attending and speaking at conferences, hosting meetups and generally being evangelical about small business and its value to the global economy.
We truly value our people and there's an awesome package on offer that includes competitive base salary, Xero shares, Life Insurance and other benefits too.
We champion innovation, foster inclusion and celebrate success. We also live and breathe our values everyday. #Human is one of Xero's values, please outline in your application what makes you #human at work.
Xero is an NZ Immigration Accredited Employer and Rainbow Tick certified too.
Please include a cover letter in your application, telling us why you're a great fit for this position.