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Financial Analyst - Contract

Guelph, Ontario · Accounting/Finance

The Financial Analyst, under the direction of the Director of Finance, will primarily be responsible to provide general counsel, advice, and guidance on business and financial matters as well as the preparation and analysis of financial reports to support business needs.

  • Advise on the content and accuracy of financial reporting
  • Ensure that all month-end financial duties and resulting financial reporting are completed in a timely and accurate manner
  • Assist the Director of Finance in the preparation of budget files
  • Record all business transactions, process accruals and adjustments, reconcile accounts, and prepare monthly, quarterly, and annual accounting and financial statements
  • Prepare financial statements and review bank reconciliations
  • Maintain an accurate and complete trail of supporting documentation for all activities
  • Prepare monthly submissions for accounting and monthly remittances
  • Maintain year-end working documentation and spreadsheets, and assist with preparation for any internal or external audits or independent reviews
  • Analyze and advise on costs and opportunities for savings
  • Supervise Credit and Collection activities

  • Degree or Diploma Finance or Accounting
  • CPA designated or working towards completion is a strong asset
  • Five years of experience in an intermediate accounting role
  • Ability to analyze and present numerical data in tables, spreadsheets, and forms, must have strong knowledge and expertise in Excel
  • Knowledge of accepted accounting rules, practices, tax laws, and reporting requirements
  • Advanced knowledge of accounting systems, budgets, and internal controls
  • Ability to report on business KPIs and provide decision support with strong evidence
  • Knowledge of business analysis tools
  • Experience with Navision would be an asset
  • Bilingualism – English/French - is preferred
  • Ability to travel to the U.S. office is essential
  • High proficiency with client relationship management(CRM) systems and Microsoft Office suite are essential
  • Ability to evaluate the need for new technology to meet the organization's financial data processing, control, and reporting requirements
  • Ability to advise on appropriate technology to meet the organization's information requirements and financial resources
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TalentSphere Staffing Solutions Inc.

Toronto: 416-900-3435
Calgary: 587-333-7929
Montreal: 438-448-4300
Vancouver: 778-807-9777

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UK - London: 0333-344-8008
Ireland - Dublin: 01-531-3535

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