Financial Analyst

Financial Analyst
City: Calgary
Last visit: 2014-09-24
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Posted: 2014-09-24


Financial Analyst

Job ID:9703

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Calgary ABJob Type:

Direct Hire

IFG - International Financial Group is an international boutique that specializes only in the finance, accounting, tax and audit market niche. We are one of the fastest growing firms in this space in North America. We place tremendous value on understanding the specific needs and requirements of our clients and the unique strengths and desires of the professionals we represent. We serve as trusted advisors to build lasting relationships with both our clients and the professionals we represent to ensure overall success.

Our client an industry leader currently seeking a Financial Analyst to join their fast-paced and dynamic Finance team.  The company does have a thriving environment in which allows one to expand their skills and develop their potential. Under the leadership of the Manager, Planning & Analysis; the Financial Analyst will be required to provide value added financial analysis, costing, and projections to internal clients to enable effective decision making and risk management. 

Key Areas of Responsibility:

Develop, build and maintain financial models that assist management decision making and business development

Support the strategic planning process by assisting in developing plans, analyzing results and providing recommendations

Prepare/analyze monthly, quarterly and annual operational and financial reports as well as assist in the preparation of the annual budget

Work with the Finance Department team to drive improvements through the analysis of accounting processes, and make recommendations for standardization and improvements

Support the Finance Team during peak periods, including ad hoc project work

Manipulate data and data mining to provide meaningful analysis, both financial and statistical 

Key Qualifications:

A professional accounting designation

5+ years' experience performing financial analysis of business operations including identifying underlying causes of business issues and recommending corrective actions

Demonstrated analytical, critical thinking, decision-making and problem solving skills

Capable of planning and coordinating multiple projects; managing various initiatives simultaneously to meet project commitments

Demonstrated capacity to work with minimal supervision in a fast-paced environment, adapting to changing initiativesFor immediate consideration please contact Murray Bandura at or 403-705-4290. Please quote job order #9703 - Financial Analyst. IFG would like to thank all applicants in advance however only those in consideration will be contacted due to time restraints.

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Industry: Business and Professional Services

Job Function: Accounting and Finance