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Financial Analyst

Job Description

Ref ID: 05010-0011452582

Classification: Financial Analyst

Compensation: $65000.00 to $75000.00 yearly

Switch your job search to offense as companies prepare to rebound. My client, a maker of many popular household brands, is seeking a Financial Analyst. During Covid this company has experienced a spike in sales due to the supply of health care products. Candidates must have a finance background and possess outstanding communication skills. Daily functions include conducting financial modeling on various financial products as well as measuring, analyzing, and forecasting performance in conjunction with operating plans, advising management on the allocation of resources to best accomplish objectives, and preparing reports for management. Located in Mississauga, Ontario, this Financial Analyst role is a full-time employment opportunity.

How you will make an impact

- Collaborate with senior executives on creating financial models and insights

- Work alongside cross-functional partners in Accounting and Operations to ensure plans are properly executed

- Work with the Accounting team on monthly and quarterly financial close processes

- Produce and manage forecasting reports

- An ideal candidate should be highly flexible, comfortable with large amounts of information, and adept at managing expectations

- Drive monthly reporting to business partners on financial results and actions required

- Look over performance to date while assessing potential opportunities and risks

- Provide valuable foresight and decision support through effective Business Intelligence (BI)

- Explain and understand internal and external drivers impacting performance and trending

- Track monthly and quarterly performance through comparison of actuals versus expectations and enable business partners to handle their resources

- Support Area/Segment-level Bookings on a weekly, quarterly and annual basis, as well as P&L forecasting

Job Requirements

- Eager problem-solver who listens for customer cues and actively resolves problems with grace and integrity

- 3-5 years Financial planning & analysis experience

- Proficiency with Business Intelligence (BI) reporting tools required

- BA/BS degree in finance or a related field

- Spreadsheet and ERP system experience is ideal, but not required

- Firm understanding of problem solving through statistical analysis or with large data sets highly preferable (such as in derivatives, structured finance, or business analytics or in a similarly demanding and analytical role)

- Strong communication skills, both verbally and in writing

- Solid understanding of financial analysis

- Demonstrated ability to build and deliver effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgrounds

- Experience in problem solving through statistical analysis or with large data sets highly preferable (such as in derivatives, structured finance, or business analytics or in a similarly demanding and analytical role)

Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine’s list of “World's Most Admired Companies” since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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Job Snapshot

Base Pay 65,000.00 CAD - 75,000.00 CAD /Year
Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Accounting, Finance
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Other Great Industries
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 05010-0011452582
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