Financial Analyst

Job Detail

Company: Recruiting through World Skills Employment Centre
Industry: Non-profit Sector
Job Type: Permanent
Salary Level ($):
Job Location: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Highest Level Of Education: Diploma
Job Posting Date: 06-Dec-2017
Apply by: 28-Dec-2017

Job Description:

Job Opportunity with Health Standards Organization (HSO)

World Skills Employment Centre is working with Health Standards Organization (HSO) to recruit for the position of Financial Analyst
World Skills is not hiring for this position. If you are interested in this opportunity, please follow these steps:
  • Please send a cover letter and a resume to, on or before 9:00am, December 28th, 2017.
  • Please write the position title in the subject line of your email.
  • Please save your targeted cover letter and resume as a SINGLE word document, with the file name NEEP _First Name_Last Name_Position Title (NEEP_John_Smith_Financial Analyst).
  • Late applications will not be accepted.
If you are not yet registered with World Skills, please contact 613-233-0453 to book an appointment for Intake and Assessment or to learn more about our programs and services.
World Skills works with newcomers/immigrants to help them integrate into the Canadian labor market.
Terms: Full-time permanent position (with benefits)
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Location: Ottawa (1150 Cyrville Rd.)
Health Standards Organization (HSO) is looking for a Financial Analyst reporting to the Program Manager, Finance to measure performance, prepare budgets and forecasts, and analyze finance and accounting activities with a variety of departments across the enterprise. In Canada and around the world, we are building a bold and bright future for our enterprise and our clients. If you are looking for an exciting challenge and seeking to be part of something larger than yourself, this position could be for you.
The right candidate will be ambitious, detail-oriented, analytical, determined and ready to dive in and juggle the many competing priorities. You have an eye for numbers and will not shy away from juggling multiple priorities within a fast-paced environment that is growing globally!
You have a diverse financial background with key areas of strength. Combined with your insatiable desire to adopt innovation, you’re ready to come to the table with solutions.
Let’s break it down. Your responsibilities include:
  • Crossing your T’s and dotting your I’s when producing reports on relevant revenues and costs;
  • Investigating and explaining variances to budget and forecasts of numerous projects;
  • Contributing to the preparation of budget guidelines;
  • Working closely with departments and business units to prepare budgets and forecasts;
  • Provide on-going and ad-hoc analyses and reports to departments and business units using advanced accounting and reporting software.
  • Collaborating for results. You won’t be in this alone. The HSO team is our – and your – greatest asset. Our team has rich talent and deep expertise to strengthen you in your role.
  • Contributing positively to the culture of our workplace by staying positive, engaged in the work you do and energized by the difference you’re making.
You have a unique history. Does it include the education and experience listed below?
  • University degree or College diploma in Accounting, Finance or similar specialized field.
  • 4 – 5 years of professional financial experience.
  • Having an eye for details.
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities and deadlines.
  • Have great technical chops (Microsoft 365, Dynamics GP, databases).
  • You thrive in a fast-paced environment.
You’ll stand out if you...
  • Have industry knowledge and experience (public and/or private) in health care, in Canada or abroad.
  • Project Accounting experience, preferably using Dynamics GP or any other project accounting software.
  • Are highly organized, boundlessly energetic, detail-oriented, and analytically curious.
  • Have advanced Excel skills, including pivot tables, data manipulation, analysis, charts, VBA experience.
  • Know your way around ERPs and other data systems including CRM 2011.
Have what we’re looking for? Submit your CV, cover letter.
We are equal opportunity employer and are committed to the principles of Employment Equity. We encourage applications from all qualified women and men, including visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, and persons with disabilities. We thank all applicants for their interest; only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.