Business Analyst

 Coles Supermarkets  Laverton 

Requisition ID: 39514 

Employment Type: Full time 

Good things start here

This could be the very first step towards an exciting new career with us – a fresh beginning. At the Coles Group, these are moments we live for.

Starting good things is what drives our purpose: to sustainably feed all Australians so they can lead healthier, happier lives. With a team of 120,000 people and an iconic portfolio of Australia’s most trusted brands, we’re perfectly positioned to turn a promising start into a whole lot more.


About the role


If you're a Finance devotee who believes in creating value and playing a key strategic enabler role, then keep reading!  We're on the lookout for Business Analysts to come and join us at Coles Group.


Work in one of the largest and smartest finance functions among ASX-listed companies, with a positive culture, high quality leaders and the opportunity to make an impact on highly commercial, highly visible programs of work that inform and enable business strategy.


We care for our people with a focus on wellbeing, fairness and equity, and you’re trusted to work in a way that works best for you. Because we believe flexible work is a thing we do, not a place we go.



What you’ll be doing


As Business Analyst you will support the Laverton Distribution Centre (DC) finance & commercial function to provide the Distribution Centre Manager's (DCM’s) and operations teams within VIC accurate and timely information relating to the weekly and monthly Rem and Non-rem results, forecasts and risks and opportunities.


In addition you’ll

  • Provide commercial support to Transport involving volume rebates, rate reviews, reconciliations and analysis.
  • Drive the budgeting process in VIC on behalf of finance, including establishing useful tools and analysis to enable better planning and decision making.
  • Support the supply chain finance team in the delivery of key initiatives which drive efficiencies and cost reductions within a safe working environment.
  • Working in partnership with the DCM’s and supply chain project managers across the business to implement central initiatives with commercial decision support, governance, and ensuring operations strategies and initiatives deliver benefit for the network.



Good things you need


  • Experience Supply Chain & Logistics preferred
  • A relevant Degree or Qualification, CA or CPA equivalent desirable
  • Varied finance background covering financial control, financial reporting, planning & analysis and business partnering. Experience in influencing to improve the strategic direction and performance of the business.
  • Strong IT skills (Access, Excel, SAP, TM1 – would be ideal)
  • Be located at the Laverton Distribution Centre 4 days/week


Why Coles?
We’re committed to making this a great place to work, from day one. From flexible working arrangements to discounts across all our internal brands (including 5% off at Coles supermarkets!), there are plenty of reasons to love working here. Explore all this and more at our Coles Careers website.

Coles Group is an endorsed employer for all women. See our range of benefits and policies directly at WORK180: Coles Group – Work180 Endorsed Employer

For everyone who shares our passion
We encourage applications from people of all ages, nationalities, abilities and cultures – including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, the LGBTQI+ community and people living with disability. We’re happy to adjust our recruitment process to support accessibility needs – so reach out to us at www.careers.colesgroup.com.au > Careers for everyone > Disability employment.

We’d love to meet you
If you have the skills, experience and motivation to succeed in this role, please take the next step and submit your application.