Financial Analyst


Type: Temporary
Location: Dartmouth
Job Number: AS14008

Our client is seeking a Financial Analyst for a long-term contract in their Dartmouth office. Reporting to the Manager, Finance, the successful candidate will provide accounting and analytical support to the accounting unit. This is a great opportunity for someone with strong analytical skills to join an industry leading organization.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Month-end variance analysis
  • Quantify the impact of changes to the business or performance
  • Create monthly sales reports
  • Assist with month end close procedures including journal entries and inventory reconciliation
  • Manage month end deadline calendar
  • Ad hoc financial reporting
  • Assist with identifying process and system issues and implement solutions for improvement
  • Other duties as required

Requirements: 

  • Degree or Diploma with focus on accounting
  • 3-5 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Familiarity with SAP or any other major ERP is considered an asset
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel
  • Prior experience in audit is an asset
  • Ability to understand business processes
  • Above average attention to detail and analytical skills
  • Clear and effective oral and written communication skills

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.