Accounting Analyst
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Accounting Analyst

Job Description

Ref ID: 05140-0011199587

Classification: Financial Analyst

Compensation: $50000.00 to $70000.00 yearly

Candidates with a thorough background and understanding of finance, may be interested in this Accounting Analyst position via Robert Half Finance which will also let them utilize their exemplary communication skills. Interested in joining an exciting company and growing team? Daily functions will consist of 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 Winnipeg, Manitoba, this Accounting Analyst role is a full-time employment opportunity. A candidate who's highly-skilled in forecasting, performance reporting, and expense management is wanted by an innovative team as a key business partner.

How you will make an impact:

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

- Flexible individuals comfortable with large amounts of information, and adept at managing expectations

- Survey performance to date and assess potential opportunities and risks

- Lead monthly reporting to business partners on financial results and take any required actions

- Work with senior executives on strategic deep dives by developing financial models and insights on topics such as: Retention forecasts, Campaign Planning & Tracking, return on investment of strategic investments, event tracking and execution, strategic resource allocation, and prioritization

- Enable effective Business Intelligence (BI) to provide forward-looking insight and decision support

- Understand and explain internal and external drivers impacting performance and trending

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

- Tracking of monthly and quarterly performance by comparing actuals versus expectations to ensure business partners handle their resources responsibly

- Produce and monitor forecasting reports

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

Job Requirements

- Excellent written/verbal communication and organizational skills

- BA/BS degree in finance or a related field


- Experience working in a manufacturing environment preferred

- Outstanding communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, both oral and written, and ability to build as well as deliver effective presentations

- Knowledge of Data Analysis

- Profitability Analysis experience

- Practical knowledge of IFRS Accounting

- Adeptness in financial statement preparation

- Experience monitoring compliance highly desired

- Microsoft Excel experience preferred

- Problem Resolution experience

- Demonstrated knowledge of policies & procedures

- Financial reporting experience

- General familiarity with GAAP Accounting

- Financial planning & analysis (go-to-market experience preferential)

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

- Spreadsheet and ERP system experience is a plus

- 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)

- 3+ years of 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)

- Skill with Business Intelligence (BI) reporting tools required

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.

Apply for this job now or contact our nearest office at 888.490.5461 for additional information.

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Job Snapshot

Base Pay 50,000.00 CAD - 70,000.00 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 05140-0011199587
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Accounting Analyst

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