This graduate opportunity sits in the finance team, a centralised function responsible for the planning, organising, auditing, accounting and controlling of Stockland's multi-billion-dollar portfolio of assets.
Stockland is Australia's largest community creator. We own, manage and develop a diverse $17 billion portfolio that encompasses retail town centres, logistics centres and business parks, office assets, residential communities and retirement living villages.
Our vision is to be a great Australian real estate company that makes a valuable contribution to our communities and country. This is brought to life by our 1400 employees who are guided by our values, which are of community, accountability, respect and excellence and are passionately committed to delivering our purpose – 'we believe there is a better way to live'.
This graduate opportunity sits in the finance team, a centralised function responsible for the planning, organising, auditing, accounting and controlling of Stockland's multi-billion-dollar portfolio of assets. Any commercial organisation is only as strong as its finance function. The Stockland financial team is two-fold, firstly ensuring both governance and compliance standards are met. Secondly to ensure the best commercial outcomes are achieved for Stockland as a business, its investors and the communities that it serves.
This graduate opportunity will rotate through Stockland's various finance departments to gain a broad overview of the function and its responsibility in ensuring the organisations success. As part of your programme there may be an opportunity to study towards a relevant professional qualification, for example CA.
Responsibilities are varied but could include:
This opportunity will provide the graduate to work towards a longer-term career as a financial analyst or in reporting and financial control. More broadly you could look to specialise a technical area of accounting or capital management.
This position is based in Sydney.
Stockland's graduate programme:
As a top graduate employer our program offers you a full time permanent role that takes you on a 2-year journey to develop your capability and participate in focused development days. You will also benefit from coaching as well as the support of a dedicated sponsor to help you make the most of the program. Highlights of the program include innovation workshops, getting together with graduates from around the country and the chance to bring fresh ideas to Stockland.
Stockland's proposition to you:
At Stockland, our employees are their own community delivering outcomes that benefit the community at large. We work in a highly collaborative environment that provides flexibility, opportunities and respects differences. Our portfolio is diverse and so are the opportunities for professional and career development. We are committed to providing our people with broad experiences to build a successful career.
Stockland has a strong commitment to achieving the best outcomes through an inclusive and collaborative culture. Our customers come from a range of backgrounds and we want our teams to reflect this.
We offer competitive remuneration and benefits. Your benefits are chosen by you for you. Benefits include free to access or subsided lifestyle, health, well-being and financial services products.
The position is open to all graduates with a preference for applicants who have studied a Finance, Commerce, Economics or Accounting related degree. To be eligible you should have achieved a 60% grade point average or above (GPA) either to date or overall in your degree subject. Please attach a copy of your transcript to your application so that this can be cross-referenced.
This position will interact with stakeholders across various groups of Stockland's business, therefore the ability to build strong working relationships and adapt dependent on the team you are supporting is critical for success. You should additionally be numerically able, enjoy working with data and drawing commercial conclusions from this information.
To be eligible for the Stockland programme you must currently be studying for or have completed a suitable degree in the last 24 months of the programme start date. This programme will start in February 2019.
Due to the permanent nature of this role we can only accept applications who are a citizen of or hold permanent residency in Australia or New Zealand.
Please click to apply through our careers website. You will be asked to complete a short application form and upload a copy of your CV plus academic transcript.
A member of the Stockland careers team will aim to review all applications and provide an update within 15 working days after the closing date.
If you do not meet the GPA requirement for the programme and have mitigating circumstances, please contact the careers team on firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss your candidacy further.