Financial Analyst - Contract (British Columbia)

Vancouver (BC) Remote Only
Opportunity Number: 11011707
Non-Profit & CharitiesFinance & Accounting
LanguageSecurity Clearance
English verbal and writtenNot required
Start PeriodDate Posted
ASAPMonday, September 19, 2022
Job Description

We are actively recruiting for a Financial Analyst for a contract position for a great Non-Profit client. The position has an opportunity for extension and offers the opportunity to applying into this role permanently. It is a fully remote position but is best suited for a candidate in the Western region of Canada as the subordinate will be reporting to a manager in Vancouver.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Assist with the development of the annual budget, focusing on assumption of quality and risk assessment.
  • Ensure the accurate and timely collection of operational plans.
  • Assist in the analysis of operational plans and the evaluation of alignment and sufficiency to complete the corporate business plan for a cost-benefit lens.
  • Prepare financial schedules and documentation.
  • Proactively improve existing and develop new support materials for various levels of leaders.
  • Assist in the education and support of operational leadership in areas such as developing operating and capital budgets, monitoring, and interpreting financial information, and analyzing deviations from plan and investigating causes.
  • Assist with contract management from a budgeting and analysis perspective.
  • Ensure the time collection of corporate operational performance data.
  • Analyze and interpret performance information.
  • Prepare, analyze, and interpret the budgetary results on a monthly basis.
  • Conduct monthly financial forecast, scenario, and sensitivity analyses.
  • Improve assumptions using business acumen and collected data from stakeholders.
  • Assist in the development of a monthly Forecasting Report.
  • Work with the HR team to manager the payroll analysis and enhance resource planning and forecasting.
  • Liaise with a variety of internal and external stakeholders to collaborate and obtain feedback to deliver performance measurement solutions.

Qualifications and Experience
  • Have excellent technical accounting skills and detailed understanding of GAAP standards
  • Have excellent analysis and modelling skills and a detailed understanding of the tools which can support this
  • Self-motivated and the ability to motivate others
  • Strong communication skills - both written and oral - with all levels of stakeholders
Must have:

  • CFA and/or CPA designation completed or close to completion
  • Bachelor's degree in Business
  • 3+ years of progressive accountancy experience
  • 1-2 years relevant experience working with budgets; specifically modelling analysis and contract management
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills
Nice to have:

  • Experience with Microsoft Dynamics Finance & Operation considered an asset

Education and Certifications

Minimum education required: Bachelor's Degree

We’re an equal opportunities employer committed to increasing diversity and inclusion in today’s workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Minorities, women, LGBTQ candidates, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. If you require an accommodation, please review our accessibility policy and reach out to our accessibility officer with any questions.
Merci de l’intérêt que vous manifestez pour ce poste. La description du poste nous a été fournie en anglais par notre client. Si vous souhaitez passer l’entrevue avec nous en français ou fournir votre CV en français, nous vous confierons à une personne de notre équipe qui parle français.

Opportunity Number: 11011707

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