Program Analyst

February 28, 2024

Job Description




  • Significant Defence Projects
  • Excellent opportunity for career growth and development
  • Based at the iconic Australian Maritime Centre in Henderson


REF: SF56226


About the role 

As the Program Analyst, you will be responsible for developing, maintaining, and updating mathematical models that support the organization’s operations and decision-making processes. Reporting to the Business Performance Manager, you will collaborate with cross-functional teams to analyse data, identify trends, and create dashboards that enable accurate reporting, forecasting and strategic planning.

Key to the success of this role is the designing and developing of Financial models.  You’ll be asked to provide examples of your experience with this design piece and your ability to maintain and upgrade as required.


What you will bring 

  • Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting, economics;
  • Proven experience as a financial or business analyst, or similar with the design of financial models;
  • Strong proficiency in Ms Excel, Power query, Power Pivot and DAX;
  • Excellent analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyse, and interpret complex financial and operational data;
  • Sound understanding of program and project costing, including revenue recognition, cost allocation, profitability analysis, contract performance measures and financial forecasting;
  • Knowledge of program and projects delivery as it pertains to schedule, cost, resources and scope;
  • Must either hold, or be eligible to obtain and maintain an AGSVA Negative Vetting – NV1
  • Current Motor Vehicle Driver’s Licence;
  • Construction Induction Card (White Card); and
  • No restrictions to access For Official Use Only (FOUO) level or ITAR controlled material.


What we offer you

  • Our work life integration policy brings together leave entitlements which include annual leave, wellbeing leave, paid parental leave, defence reservist leave plus more;
  • We offer flexible working arrangements where possible to help employees find the right balance between work and home life;
  • We will provide you with a supportive and engaging environment where you can grow your career, supported by our capability framework plus ongoing access to self-led learning modules through LinkedIn Learning and access to study leave;
  • You’ll have access to be Rewarded which will provide you with endless discounts across retail, health, entertainment, travel and much more, plus novated leasing options and corporate shares plan;
  • Your wellbeing is supported through our online wellbeing program Munch, Mind, Move, Money, access to our employee assistance program plus you can access two days annually from your personal leave as wellbeing days;
  • You’ll be able to participate in our we Recognise program which is an opportunity to recognise the outstanding work our people do each and every day.


Who we are


Babcock International Group, the aerospace and defence company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly skilled engineering services for over a century.


Across Australia and New Zealand, Babcock has grown to a team of over 1,600 talented people, and we are on a path of continued growth and expansion. We operate across sectors such as defence, commercial marine, aviation, airports, communications, emergency services and engineering consultancy.


Some of the programs our team across Australia and New Zealand are proud to be a part of involve:


  • Providing emergency medical and search & rescue aviation services through our Aviation & Critical Services business;
  • Designing and supporting key systems for submarines and surface ships through our Marine business;
  • Providing fleet wide through life support and asset management services for Navy customers;
  • Managing critical assets for a range of sectors through our Land Business.


This position will work within our subsidiary Naval Ship Management (NSM), which provides asset management solutions to the Australian maritime sector. Working closely with supply chain partners, NSM provides cost-effective and responsive solutions that optimise the availability, capability, and seaworthiness of critical maritime assets. NSM supports assets across the Royal Australian Navy’s fleet – most notably the Anzac Class Frigates as a member of the Warship Asset Management Agreement (WAMA) and the Canberra Class Landing Helicopter Docks (LHD), LHD Landing Craft (LLC) and associated assets as the Asset Class Prime Contractor.


So, if you would like to join us and help create a safe and secure world, together, please apply via the ‘Apply Now’ button below.


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