financial analyst, Toronto

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toronto, ontario
finance and accounting
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Are you a designated accounting or finance professional with previous experience in a large corporate environment? Have you been responsible for both month-end accounting and FP&A activities? Are you looking for new opportunity to further hone your skills in a leading environment? If so, we have an excellent opportunity for you!

We are currently looking for a Financial Analyst to support our client, a leading engineering and transportation company in their North York office. In this role you will work full time hours a week on a 6 month assignment, and earn a rate competitive within the industry. As a Financial Analyst you will be responsible for:

Active preparation and support to month-end , year-end close and budgeting processes
- Preparation and timely submission of Magnitude Reporting (according to IFRS and company standards) as well as preparation and submission of quarterly Financial notes to the statements to the Group
- Preparation of general accounting entries (Accruals, Corporate Cost sharing, THINT costs, tax provision and deferred tax entries, pension, etc…)
- Preparation and coordination of the monthly internal financial reporting package for TCTS Management review
- Preparation of quarterly tax provision and Income Tax package for Annual Corporate return
- Support in annual MYB construction process (of some of the G&A line items) along with the budget controller and accounting manager
- Preparation & support of MYB balance sheet line items (annual and monthly)
- Support in Headcount reporting/ monitoring

Financial Analysis
- Preparation of monthly Income Statement comparison of Actuals to Budgets (variance analysis)
- Preparation of monthly variance analysis of Balance Sheet to budget and forecast (must provide relevant financial information to decision makers)
- Preforms Balance Sheet account reconciliations (must provide analytical insight that supports conclusions)
- SAP period opening and closing and Year-end rollover SAP FICO
- Maintains and updates the FX currency table

Support with External and Internal Audits (External Auditor, Government Agencies, etc.)
- Preparation of Operation Cash Flows (OCF)
- Prepare weekly cash Dash board
- Reporting schedules for month end closing activities and Magnitude

Support with Treasury Activities
- Preparation of audit schedules for the external auditors and analysis preparation for various audits

Other responsibilities /tasks:
- Preparation of ad hoc analysis at the request of managers
- Direct and/or participation in special projects at the request of management
- Supports other Finance shared Services team members as needed
- Ensures timely resolution of issues
- Drives initiatives to promote streamlined processes, operational efficiency and enhanced internal controls
- Supports new system implementations (when applicable)
- Provides timely Finance support to operational teams as required and facilitates cross-functional communication

• Further develop your skills working or a global leading engineering, aerospace, and transportation company
• Work full time hours on a 6 month assignment
• Earn a competitive rate within the industry
• North York, ON location

• Accounting designation (CPA-CMA, CGA or CA )
• 7+ years’ experience in financial reporting and analysis
• Experience with large accounting software (SAP preferred)
• Excellent knowledge of excel, including advanced functions
• Very good communication and interpersonal skills
• Very Good team working skills
• Experience liaising with external auditors
• Organize workload to meet deadlines and work with little supervision
• Must be able to work under pressure of deadlines


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Randstad Professionals Canada
Randstad Canada is committed to building a diverse workforce reflective of the diversity of Canada. As a result, we promote employment equity and encourage candidates, especially those who identify as a woman, an Aboriginal person, a person with a disability or a member of a visible minority group, and any others who may contribute to the diversification of our workforce, to apply.

Randstad Canada is also committed to developing an inclusive, barrier-free selection processes and work environments.If contacted in relation to a job opportunity, you should advise your Randstad Representative or your local Randstad branch in a timely fashion of the accommodation measures which must be taken to enable you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.Information received relating to accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially.

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