Resources Global Professionals (RGP) Senior Financial / System Analyst in Toronto, Canada

Attributes of our global professionals include: a dedication to client service, the ability to think in complex and ever changing situations, strong communication skills and the ability to solve problems, execute and transfer knowledge.

Qualifications & Responsibilities:

  • Professional Accounting designation (CPA/CA/CGA/CMA) or MBA preferred, but not required

  • Minimum of 6 years professional experience in a Financial Analyst or Systems Analyst role

  • An expert in analyzing monthly, quarterly & annual financial results,; monitoring variances, identifying trends; recommending process and operational improvements to management

  • Able to identify business opportunities by comparing and analyzing actual results with plans and forecasts

  • Expert level financial modeling skills,

  • Deep experience and understanding of system implementations, conversions and/or integrations. Adept at reviewing controls and recommending process improvements to enhance system capabilities

  • Experience conducting user acceptance testing (UAT)

  • System requirements gathering and a deep understanding of both business unit needs and system abilities

  • Advanced analytics, MS Excel (VBA, Macros, etc.) and SQL

  • A strong understanding of Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX)

  • Understanding of Project Management and Process Streamlining

  • Ability to work in fast paced, deadline oriented environment. Be able to effectively manage multiple priorities with strong project, time and organization skills

  • Think and maintain a professional, positive attitude under pressure is also critical for this position

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Able to work comfortably with all levels of management

  • Well organized, self-starter and professional aptitude