Financial Analyst

finance & treasury business & economic development
Location: Township of King, ON
Type: full-time
Posted On: Feb 16, 2021
Closing Date: Mar 3, 2021
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King is Hiring
Financial Analyst
King Township is an idyllic countryside community of communities, proud of its rural, cultural and agricultural heritage. We are respected for treasuring nature, encouraging a responsible economy and celebrating our vibrant quality of life. As an organization, we are focused on providing superior customer service, quality programs and services, progressive leadership, responsible management, and staff that is empowered to achieve personal and organizational excellence in the delivery of municipal services.
Reporting to the Manager of Budget & Financial Reporting/Deputy Treasurer, the Financial Analyst is responsible for the following:
  • Maintaining the financial chart of accounts tree structure and hierarchy to facilitate transaction recording and tracking, as well as internal and external financial reporting.
  • Maintaining the general ledger and ensuring current and accurate information through monthly and yearly review, analysis and reconciliations of general ledger accounts.
  • Monitoring, analyzing and reporting variances of general ledger accounts as compared to approved budgets.
The successful applicant will possess:
  • Post-secondary education in Accounting, Finance or a related field or approved equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Chartered Professional Accountant designation.
  • Complete Certificates for Municipal Finance and Accounting program, and Municipal Administration program.
  • Three (3) to five (5) years’ experience in the accounting and finance field, preferably in a municipal environment.
  • Knowledge of budgeting and year-end process to support budget and year end preparation and variance analysis activities.
  • Strong organizational, analytical, research, problem solving, interpersonal, oral and written communication skills.
Yearly wage range: $60, 915 - $76, 167 **under review** plus a comprehensive benefit package.
This is a full-time permanent unionized position and as such the successful candidate will be required to maintain active status as a member of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (Local 905.23).
Qualified candidates are requested to forward their resume by 4:30PM on March 3, 2021 to:
Human Resources
2585 King Road, King City, Ontario
L7B 1A1
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We thank all applicants and advise that only those selected for an interview will be notified.
Personal information (PI) is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act, 2001, S.0. 2001, c.25 and will be used to facilitate the hiring and recruitment process. Personal information (PI) will be protected in accordance with Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (MFIPPA). Questions about the collection of personal information (PI) should be directed to the Human Resources Department, 2585 King Road, King City, L7B 1A1 or (905) 833-5321
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and the Ontario Human Rights Code, the Township of King will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process to applicants with disabilities. If selected to participate in the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process, please inform Township Human Resources staff of the nature of any accommodation(s) that you may require in respect of any materials or processes used to ensure your equal participation.