Financial Analyst - Tax

finance & treasury business & economic development
Posted On: Jun 27, 2018
Closing Date: Jul 11, 2018
 
Department:    Finance
 
   
Division:    Budgets & Tax Policy
 
   
Position:   Financial Analyst - Tax
    

Note:

  At the Region of Halton, we treat everyone with respect, honesty, fairness and trust. As an equal opportunity employer, we are committed to establishing a qualified workforce that is reflective of the diverse population we serve. The Region of Halton is committed to providing accommodations throughout the recruitment process. If you require accommodation please notify us and we will work with you to meet your needs. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.
     
    This is a permanent full-time position working 35 hours per week.
 
Preferred Background:
The successful candidate must possess a degree in Finance, Economics or Accounting along with a minimum of five (5) years’ experience in financial roles working in budget analysis. The candidate must have a demonstrated ability to develop, coordinate and deliver accurate financial analysis and presentations for stakeholders within critical timelines. Strong communication skills with the ability to work effectively in a team and independently is required as is excellent analytical and organizational skills. Advanced skills in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word and PowerPoint) are required. Knowledge of municipal finance and the SAP management information system is an asset. An equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered.
 
Duties:
  • Provides financial analysis for the annual tax supported operating budget and ten year forecast.
  • Provides financial analysis for property tax policy including current value assessment impacts and determining annual regional tax rates.
  • Prepares the budget and variance information packages.
  • Prepares the supporting tables for the operating budget variance reporting to Council three times a year.
  • Coordinates, reviews, analyzes and documents user fees for inclusion in the budget and prepares the annual user fees and charges by-law.
  • Maintains all budget and property tax information for the Regional website.
  • Prepares presentations and staff reports for Council and Standing Committees.
  • Provides technical support and assistance in the development of Regional operating budgets for the Finance Departmental submissions in accordance with the budget guidelines and policies.
  • Assists in the preparation of and review of the CAOs departmental variance report submissions.
  • Prepares year-end financial working papers.
  • Undertakes financial analysis for special projects.
  • Performs ad-hoc analyses as required.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
 
Please apply online: www.halton.ca/jobs
 
 
Posted: June 27, 2018
Posting Expires: July 11, 2018
Posting #: F-264-18
 
Halton Region is pleased to accommodate applicants who have a disability. Please inform Human Resource Services at 905-825-6000 ext. 7700 if you require a disability related accommodation to participate in the recruitment process.
 
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