The Senior Financial Analyst is responsible to support and assist in managing the intake interpretation and analysis of Technology related contracts and to provide insights on development project activities. It is critical that this individual effectively liaise with and consolidate information from various groups across Technology & Operations. They are also responsible for assisting with various governance and control initiatives for Technology Finance.
Key Areas of Accountability:
Examine contracts entered into by the Technology group and perform financial interpretation and forecasting of service delivery.
Liaise with Technology teams, Global Resourcing PMOs, and other Business Partners to resolve variance/gaps in forecasts versus service delivery.
Identify governance, risk & financial issues and recommend solution and ensure timely escalations as required.
Coordinate & support validation of month/year end accruals and resolve discrepancies.
Assist with the investigation and resolution of Finance Operations invoicing escalations related to contract specific invoices.
Prepare ad hoc analysis to provided valuable financial insights to Technology teams including T&O Finance.
Governance and Control
Contribute to the development of control standards, monitoring and testing programs for Technology Finance.
Support the Manager, Financial Governance and Control with key initiatives across Technology Finance including implementation of control standards and execution of testing programs.
Display excellent relationship management skills and maintain excellent communication with key Business Partners.
Facilitate regularly scheduled meetings with assigned Technology Business Pillars to maintain effective communication and resolution of known and potential issues.
Proactively support the development and coordination of the Technology Finance group by sharing skills, knowledge and information
Qualifications University degree/college diploma in business and/or 3 to 5 years progressive financial analysis experience required. Accounting designation or enrollment in and close to completion (CPA/CA/CMA/CGA/MBA). Strong excel and data manipulation experience required. Sound knowledge of contract formation and accounting requirements required. Financial Services/Banking industry/Technology experience an asset. Project management systems experience an asset.
Demonstrates excellent writing and documentation skills. Exhibits solid problem-solving and analytical skills. Strong customer service orientation is a must. Demonstrates solid communication and interpersonal skills. Able to handle multiple priorities and cope with complex and ambiguous situations.
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