Commonwealth Bank - Analyst Scholarship

Sydney, NSW


The Group Finance BI & Analytics 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
  • Public Tableau profile with a few pieces of work to showcase and discuss


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 in their penultimate year, 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.

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

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




  • 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