Experis Financial Analyst – Intermediate Contract in Ontario


Branch ON CA

Financial Analyst – Intermediate

Analysis behind budget management. Reporting (initiative based) – financial program. To get approval from executive management)….

Summary: Responsible for analyzing financial information and prepare financial reports to determine or maintain record of assets, liabilities, profit and loss, tax liability, or other financial activities within an organization.


  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or related financial discipline required.
  • An advanced degree in a financial discipline is preferred.
  • Exposure to or experience in a business analyst role
  • 2 to 4 years financial and/or accounting experience required.
  • Banking experience a definite asset

Skills and Competencies:

  • Verbal and written communication skills, attention to detail, and critical thinking.
  • Ability to work independently and manage one’s time.
  • Ability to apply accounting and mathematical principles to work as needed.
  • Ability to analyze business trends and project future revenues and expenses preferred.
  • Knowledge of legal and company policies, procedures and regulations as related to accounting.
  • Previous experience with computer applications, such as Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint, and any other related accounting software.

Major Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prepare, examine or analyze accounting records, financial statements or other financial reports to assess accuracy, completeness, and conformance to reporting and procedural standards.
  • Develop, maintain, and analyze budgets, preparing periodic reports that compare budgeted costs to actual costs.
  • Develop, implement, modify, and document recordkeeping and accounting systems.
  • Compute taxes owed and prepare tax returns, ensuring compliance with payment, reporting or other tax requirements.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Day to day:

  • Corporate real estate group – global facilities management
  • Analysis behind budget management
  • Trend analysis
  • Reporting (initiative based) – financial program
  • Developing reports (template developing) – what does it look like, what info is required, who is the viewership?
  • Ensuring accuracy and timely delivery
  • Business case development – ad-hoc reporting (i.e. to get approval from executive management)

Must Have Skills:

  • Advanced Excel skills* – macros, pivot tables, v-lookup
  • PowerPoint presentations* – developing and running this presentations – need to be a confident presenter (to senior management)
  • Business Intelligence tools – Tibco: *Spotfire*
  • Accounting background
  • Corporate real estate experience would be a major asset
  • Someone who is working towards an accounting designation

Experis is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE/AA)

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Employment Type: Freelance
Location: , ON, CA
Posted on: 2015-01-25
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