manager, finance, Toronto

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toronto, ontario
finance and accounting
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randstad canada
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Are you a senior accounting professional with previous experience working for within an Asset Management or Capital Markets department? Have you previously been responsible for supporting planning and reporting activities related to Mutual Fund and other investment products? Are you looking for an opportunity to continue developing your skills a leading organization? If so we have an excellent opportunity for you!

We are currently looking for a Finance Manager to support our client, a leading Canadian bank, within their Global Asset Management (GAM) department. In this role you will work full time hours on a 5 month assignment, and earn a rate of up to $34 per hour. As a Finance Manager you will be responsible for providing value added financial advisory support and management reporting for the bank's Global Asset Management seed capital and Head Office activities. This will include but not be limited to:

• Take the leading role as the GAM Centre of Expertise for Seed Capital Investments (investments in GAM mutual funds) which are booked within GAM Other and Special Purpose Entities (SPEs) knowledge resource for GAM overall.
• Prepare monthly and quarterly journal entries for GAM Seed Capital, GAM Head Office, BlueBay and Others.
• Responsible for forecasting, plan, 5 year outlook and actual results for GAM Other, Seed Capital and support GAM global reporting.
• Responsible for the timely production of GAM consolidated financial information for monthly review package and monthly/quarterly results reports.
• Responsible for responding to overall actual, plan/forecast and GAM Other segment queries.
• Ensure timely reporting and communicate effectively with the business in interpreting the financial results
• Assist in maintaining appropriate Performance Management drivers/ metrics including economic/market updates.
• Develop tailored financial modeling and analytical support for specific initiatives or special projects; performing adhoc analysis as needed.

• Work for one of Canada's leading banks
• Work in a dynamic, collaborative team environment
• Earn a rate of $34 per hour
• Full time hours on a 5 month assignment
• Downtown Toronto location

• An Accounting Designation (i.e. CPA, CA) or working towards one
• 5+ years of related corporate finance or accounting experience within a financial institution
• Proven ability to identify efficiency improvements and manage process changes
• Must have advanced proficiency in EXCEL (strong Macros and Pivot Tables)
• Solid financial and management reporting skills
• Experience with EPM, Cognos and PeopleSoft accounting/reporting systems is an asset
• Self-motivator (self-starter) with sense of urgency
• Strong teamwork, inter-personal and communication cooperation skills
• Solid analytical, technical and problem solving skills

* Clear credit and criminal check required *


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