financial analyst in toronto

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job type
temporary
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job details

posted
location
toronto, ontario
job category
Finance and Accounting
job type
temporary
reference number
2093718STFEN
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job description

Our client, one of Canada's top banks, is hiring a Financial Analyst for a 6 month contract. Work from home twice a week!

JOB DESCRIPTION:
• Compiles and analyzes financial reports and identifies discrepancies that require senior management’s attention
• Prepares financial reports with reliable conclusions that management can use to implement more effective operational strategies
• Recommends actions by analyzing and interpreting data and making comparative analyses; studying proposed changes in methods and materials
• Determines cost of operations by establishing standard costs; collecting operational data.
• Assemble spreadsheets and draw charts and graphs used to illustrate technical reports.
• Analyze financial information to produce forecast of business, industry and economic conditions for use in making investment decisions.
• Interpret data affecting investment programs, such as price, yield, stability and future trends in investment risks.
• Synthesize large amounts of data and provide insightful commentary
• Identify and explain variances; Reconciles transactions by comparing and correcting data.
• Compares current performance to pre-identified goals and previous years
• Analyze business trends and project future revenues and expenses
• Prepare presentations for senior management

Advantages
up to $39/hr
Steps from Union Station
Work from home option
Work for one of the top banks in Canada

Qualifications
• Bachelor's degree in accounting; CMA/CPA Certified or working towards it
• 5 years’ experience – Financial Analysis/Accounting

• Advanced Excel skills - must be able to complete complex formulas/build pivot tables
• Advanced Power Point skills
• Analytical with strong problem solving and critical thinking skills
• Knowledge of economic and accounting principles, the financial markets, and reporting of financial data
• Positive, upbeat, innovative
• Looking for continuous improvement
• Well-developed communication and interpersonal skills
• Flexible
• Detail oriented, hardworking
• Able to work independently, manage time and prioritize

Lindsay,
Tyrone,
Heather

Phone Number:
416.861.9888
Fax Number:
416.861.8727

Randstad Professionals Canada
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