Senior Commercial Analyst

  • AustralianSuper
  • Melbourne VIC 3004, Australia
  • 11/09/2019
Full Time - Flexible Information Technology

Job Description

AustralianSuper is Australia’s largest super fund and is for all Australians and businesses. We put members first in everything we do with the goal of helping to create the best possible retirement outcome.

Here’s where you come in…

To support the growth of AustralianSuper we are seeking a Senior Commercial Analyst to apply their working knowledge of technology and commercial to help support our global technology capability uplift.

Reporting to the Technology Commercial Director, this role will have a direct impact on ensuring best-practice compliance in tracking and reporting of AustralianSuper vendor management maturity and internal/external technology reporting obligations.

This role represents an outstanding opportunity to drive:

  • Vendor management – get across what vendors are delivering, implement process to report on sla tracking and spend
  • Contract management – population and maintenance of a functional, central contract depository
  • Reporting and Governance – ensure we are managing risk and taking up the right opportunities


You'll need...

  • Working knowledge of tech (software, hardware and services) and related commercial activities
  • Experience in engaging with finance/procurement stakeholders and influencing decisions
  • Strong negotiation, relationship and interpersonal skills
  • Proven experience working with IT users and business to understand requirements, expectations and value measures
  • Ability to work collaboratively with vendors and internal customers within a framework for strategic vendor relationships
  • Demonstrated ability in a combination of reporting and/or performance tracking
  • Critical thinker with strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Innovative, creative and curious with a strong growth mindset
  • A strategic thinker who has the ability to see how parts interact with the whole
  • Collaborative, articulate and persuasive

What’s next…

We believe embracing diversity in thought and perspective helps introduce new and better ways of doing business, delivering better outcomes for our members. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

If you would like the opportunity to work in a challenging, growing and rapidly evolving environment to deliver outstanding results that benefit members, please apply now!

Agencies please note: this vacancy is being managed directly by AustralianSuper’s Recruitment team. We will contact our preferred agency partners should we require additional support. Thank you.