Financial Analyst (1 year contract to perm)

Our client, an exciting technology company in Waterloo is seeking to add a results-oriented Financial Analyst to its team. This exciting position is a hybrid role containing both traditional month end accounting responsibilities with pure financial analysis. This is a one-year contract that could lead to a full-time position for the right candidate.

Department: Accounting
Locations: Waterloo, Ontario
Compensation: $70,000 to $85,000



In this role, you will be responsible for assisting with the month end reporting and analysis cycle. Specific responsibilities include:


  • Support month end / quarter end close activities
  • Assist in the annual budgeting process as well as the monthly forecasts
  • Budget to actual variance analysis including commentary
  • Monitor and continue to develop KPI, metrics and management reports to guide senior management team in business decision
  • Revenue recognition calculations using percentage of completion accounting including ensuring inputs are accurate
  • Perform balance sheet reconciliations and working papers
  • Assist in establishing accounting policies and review accounting entries to ensure compliance with these policies
  • Excel spreadsheet analysis and reporting
  • Assist in the implementation of process improvement projects


You will get the chance to take on ad-hoc projects as our client loves active thinkers! If you have experience in the month end reporting cycle, we need to hear from you!


To be considered for this Financial Analyst opportunity,

  • 3+ years of experience working in the month end reporting cycle
  • CPA designation or actively working towards a designation
  • Strong understanding of accounting concepts and principles
  • College diploma or University degree in business / accounting
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Intermediate to advanced level MS Excel skills
  • Highly organized with strong attention to detail
  • Experience with a major ERP package like SAP

Please apply with a MS Word Copy of your resume. Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted

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