Senior Analyst

RMS Sydney

Job Type:Full Time
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  • Opportunity to conduct powerful quantitative analysisfor billion dollar flagship projects
  • Be part of a forward-thinking organisation thatsupports flexible working arrangements
  • Initial fixed full term opportunity until Jan 2024, centrally located in North Sydney

The opportunity

Rightnow, Roads and Maritime Services in the process of delivering an ambitious $51.2 billion total investment into building afuture-ready transport system, mobilising new project teams every day to makebig things happen in the infrastructure space. We currently have a great opportunityfor an experienced Senior Analyst toprovide in-depth quantitative and financial performance analysis for our Motorwaysteam within RMS.

As a Senior Analyst, you will be entrusted with development andimplementation of analytics for programs across the Motorways Divisionincluding tracking against plan targets and the provision of meaningful andinsightful reports, analysis and expert advice. You will work closely with theSenior Manager Performance Analyst & Reporting, as well as the MotorwaysDivision Senior Executives to provide timely advice, correlate potential trendsacross the business and ensure that accurate and up-to-date information isbeing captured. Youwill enjoy working on high profile projects, knowing that your role is criticalto the delivery of public value for the people of NSW.

Some of the key accountabilities for this role include:

  • Provision of analytical advice and support tobusiness areas including Finance, Procurement, People and Culture, Property andProject Controls
  • Extraction and consolidation of data from a rangeof systems and platforms to facilitate the development of coherent, automatedand credible reports
  • Development of performance metrics to effectivelyassess project performance, risks and opportunities.
  • Management of client and stakeholder relationships
  • Implementation of change programs throughinfluence, negotiation and effective communication

For more information regarding this position, view the position description.

Ideal skills, experienceand personal attributes

Superior quantitative analysis will be your forte supported by a proventrack record of reporting effectively on performance and activities, though nota prerequisite, ideally in a construction or infrastructure project context.Comfortable working in a dynamic and fast-moving environment, you excel at managingconflicting demands and finding solutions that satisfy both quality and time objectives.You have experience working with main ERP systems and advanced skills inMicrosoft Excel. Understanding of project costing framework will be highlyregarded. You demonstrate exceptional attentionto detail yet maintain a big-picture project lifecycle view. Most importantly,you are solutions focused with an excellent ability to communicate effectivelywith senior stakeholders to approach various challenges as they arise.

This role is perfect for a high performing quantitative “wizard” who islooking to take their next big career step with NSW’s leading infrastructureagency during an exciting time of growth and delivery. Joining a newlyestablished team in Motorways division, you will work closely with industryleading experts, advising on game changing analytical trends to improve thesuccess of high profile Motorways projects. If you are looking to make a realdifference delivering services to the people of NSW who use our motorways everysingle day while maximising value for every dollar invested, we’d like to hearfrom you! Apply today to register your interest.

About us

Roadsand Maritime Services is one of Australia's leading public sector agencies,with more than 5,800 employees and an annual budget of $6.5 billion. Aspart of Transport for NSW we are responsible for implementing strategic andessential frontline services to the people of NSW who use roads, harbours andwaterways.

We improve the movement of people by various transport modes, including publictransport (bus and ferry), cycling and walking, as well as motor vehicles. Wealso deliver initiatives to improve the movement of goods on the freightnetwork, by improving accessibility and infrastructure, with a focus onreliability, productivity and safety initiatives.

Roads and Maritime Service’s Motorways Division (RMS Motorways) facilitates endto end management of the NSW motorways network by overseeing the development,delivery and operations of motorways with valued partners. Our aim is todeliver a faster, easier, safer and more reliable motorways network for peopletravelling by private vehicles or public transport.

Weoffer diverse and challenging career opportunities for professional andtechnical specialists, trades, and people interested in making a difference totransport operations and road safety in New South Wales.


Whenyou join Roads and Maritime Services, you become part of a forward-thinkingorganisation that will offer you generous working conditions, flexible workingoptions and a real commitment to developing your skills.

As the key agency in NSW for road safety, traffic management and planning, roadbuilding and maintenance, as well as improving maritime safety, we want ourstaff to reach their full potential.


The salary for this position is USS 11 ($135,443 - $144,521) per annum plussuperannuation and leave loading. For more information on Employee Benefits at Transport pleaseclick here.

Our commitment to Diversity

Greatpeople come from all walks of life and at Transport for NSW we are committed tocreating a diverse, inclusive and flexible workforce which reflects thecommunity and the customers we serve.

Essential requirements

  • Relevant tertiary qualifications and/or significant practicalexperience.
  • Expertise in undertaking complex data analysis.
  • Demonstrated experience in providing accurate and meaningful reports todiverse audiences.

How to apply

Toapply for this position, please submit a resume and attach a brief coveringletter (no longer than two pages) which addresses how a) your skills andexperience suit the role, and b) your most significant and relevantachievement.

**Applicationsclose:**11:59pm, Tuesday 30 April 2019

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How to apply

To apply for this position, please submit a resume and attach a brief covering letter (no longer than two pages) which addresses how a) your skills and experience suit the role, and b) your most significant and relevant achievement.