Commonwealth Bank - Analyst Scholarship

Sydney, NSW


The FS Information Strategy team is charged with evolving the Financial Services Division’s access to, leverage and governance of Finance data assets. Targeted Transformation investment in processes, technology and people capability will deliver;

  • Productivity and Simplification
  • Business Insights to drive change
  • Enhanced Data Control & Governance


  • Strategy and Governance
  • Capability Enablement
  • Delivery Excellence


Job Description

The team are looking for an Analyst to join the team. The candidate will be expected to bring knowledge of finance and data & analytics to combine with capability they will develop on the job in relation to Business Analyst work. The candidate will be a key contributor in the delivery of BI enabled solutions; primarily reporting projects and analytics within the Financial Services team

Required Skills/Knowledge

  • Good communication skills, and the ability and confidence to present to business stakeholders
  • A curious attitude towards data analysis and insight generation
  • Ability to simplify complexity and convert information into insightful & meaningful visualisations
  • Passionate about using data to drive change and/or business decisions
  • Ability for self-directed work as well as a collaborative attitude to team work
  • Focus on outcomes and solutions
  • Aptitude and desire to learn new tools, techniques and technologies

Desired Experience/Technical & Business Skills

  • SQL and ETL
  • Database design and data architecture
  • Tableau (or other BI tool)
  • Alteryx (or other Data prep tool)
  • Data storytelling
  • Visual design
  • User Experience (UX) Design
  • Agile / SCRUM Project Experience


Your Development

  • You will be able to build your BI skills through hands on experience
  • You will be a key contributor to high profile and transformational projects
  • You will build a strong understanding of the finance information strategy and roadmap, covering operations, data and technology

Qualifications – Australian University Degree

The applicant should be an undergraduate studying in Computer Science, IT or Information Systems or a Business/Commerce/Economics student at an Australian University. Any candidate with previous experience working as an intern in other companies and technical experience will be a plus.

This scholarship amounts to $18000 at full-time or part-time (pro rata. minimum 3 days a week) work.

Role would suit a candidate looking at establish a career as a Finance Analyst, Business Analyst, Data Analyst or BI and Analytics Project Related work.

For more details contact Vivien Nguyen:

Phone: 02 8296 7700 Apply now

If you are having problems applying, please send an email to


  • Type

    Work Integrated Learning

  • Company

    Commonwealth Bank

  • Scholarship Amount


  • Undergrad or Postgrad


  • Length

    6 months

  • Working hours

    Full time/Part time

  • Required residency

    All except Student Visa holders

  • Application closing date


  • Expected start date


  • Location

    Sydney, NSW