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Financial Analyst

  • Location: Barrie

Posted 17 days ago

Job Title: Financial Analyst
Job Type: 1-year contract
Location: Barrie, ON
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Shifts: Monday to Friday, 9 AM to 5 PM
Rates: $40/hr Inc. or $36/hr T4

  • Investigate and prepare in-depth financial analysis’ on actuals to ensure that costs are being captured correctly and contractual obligations are met
  • Code and process invoices to ensure that costs are captured accordingly
  • Analyze and report on business and project financials including insightful commentary and cost saving recommendations
  • Perform regular analysis to identify trends that support decision making and the resolution of issues
  • Assist in financial deep dives to provide clear analysis and insights to drive cost saving initiatives and improved business performance
  • Recommend and implement financial process improvement initiatives, identifying areas of overlap and efficiency gains
  • Develop, implement and maintain effective tools and processes for facilitating decision making linked to key operational drivers and financial metrics

  • A university degree in Finance, Commerce, Business, or currently working towards a professional designation in accounting, (CPA, CMA, CA, CGA).
  • 5 years of experience in financial analysis, and synthesizing data large volumes of data
  • Proven analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Ability to identify issues and gaps and possess strong problem solving abilities
  • Self-starter with demonstrated initiative, enthusiasm, and energy
  • Highly organized, results driven, and detail oriented
  • Demonstrated effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge and experience with SAP is considered an asset
  • Knowledge of public safety radio networks is also considered an asset
  • Advanced Excel and PowerPoint skills