Financial Analyst – Budgets

finance & treasury business & economic development
Location: City of Brantford, ON
Website: https://careers.brantford.ca/
Type: contract
Posted On: Dec 3, 2018
Closing Date: Dec 13, 2018
 
The Corporation of the City Of Brantford
 
Finance Department
 
requires
 
Financial Analyst – Budgets (Contract – up to 12 Months)
 
Job ID #747

 
Reporting to the Senior Financial Analyst and assisting the Manager of Financial Analysis, the Financial Analyst will provide timely financial analysis and reporting and coordinate special financial projects. Other duties include but are not limited to assisting City departments with financial matters as their initial point of contact with the Finance Department including budget preparation, variance reporting, other departmental projects, year-end preparation of working papers, Capital Project clean-up review and develop and update procedures and policies.
 
QUALIFICATIONS
 
  • Successful completion of a four (4) year post-secondary degree with an emphasis in accounting, business and/or finance or equivalent education
  • A minimum of four (4) years of experience is required
  • A minimum of two (2) years previous experience to learn and apply accounting theories and concepts
  • A minimum of three (3) years’ experience on the job to work through the annual cycle and become familiar with the functions of the municipality
  • Currently enrolled in a recognized professional accounting designation (CPA) program at an intermediate or senior level is required
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Software is essential
  • Ability to work with multiple priorities and have proven effective communication skills
 
SALARY RANGE: $35.45 to $39.39 per hour (35 hours per week)  
 
To apply on-line, please visit the City of Brantford website at https://careers.brantford.ca/ and click on Current Opportunities.
 
Closing date for applications: Thursday, December 13, 2018 at 4:30 p.m.
 
 
Information gathered relative to this position will only be used for candidate selection.
 
We thank each applicant for taking the time and effort to submit your resume, however, only candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.
 
Our organization is committed to promoting the independence, dignity, integration, and equality of opportunity of persons with disabilities by ensuring the accessibility of our facilities and services. Accommodations are available for all parts of the recruitment and selection process.  Applicants need to make their required accommodations known in advance.