Consultant Gig #707-Sydney-Retail Banking-Business Analyst Cost Optimisation

The Analyst will be working with a Partner, and two other Analysts on confirming initial opportunities in procurement and sizing the most material opportunities. This will then progress to defining, scoping and completing a detailed workplan and steps required for 2-3 major initiatives that the Analyst will be accountable for delivering.
Successful candidates will have the following experience:
  • Experience with a Big 4 consulting firm or equivalent industry experience
  • A detailed understanding of the Retail Banking sector in Australia
  • Experience in procurement in major organisations 
  • The ability to analyse procurement arrangements and negotiate with 3rd parties to optimise the client’s cost position
  • Strong spoken and written communication skills (particularly PowerPoint)
  • The ability to synthesise complex and disparate information into insights and recommended actions
The analyst will be responsible for:
  • Confirming and sizing cost opportunities in the procurement area
  • Developing detailed definition, scope and implementation plans for a number of those opportunities
  • Working with the client to deliver the cost savings identified
  • Start date: Immediate
  • Location: Sydney
  • Rate: Gross daily rate is $1,500
  • Applications close: 15th October 5pm AEDT