Financial Analyst


Do you have a background or experience in finance and a strong attention to detail? Does analyzing, forecasting and reporting on the business’s financial status seem like something you would be interested in doing? If so, this role may be a good one for you.

Here is what you will do:

  • Extract monthly business performance data from various systems
  • Perform analysis of business performance data in support of monthly financial planning, reporting, and forecasting
  • Distill large amounts of data into clear, concise analysis and communicate findings
  • Identify any variation from the stated plans and investigate causes of variations
  • Perform month-end, quarter-end, and year-end financial closing activities
  • Coordinate quarterly forecasting & planning efforts
  • Participate in process improvement and the development of new financial models and methodologies to support the business

In performing this role you will:

  • Have a university degree, college diploma or equivalent experience in business, economics or finance
  • Apply your analytical skills in assessing finance and business issues to provide observations and recommendations to management
  • Communicate financial updates to colleagues and managers using your basic to intermediate skills in PowerPoint
  • Use your intermediate or advanced skills in MS Excel to build financial models and reports
  • Apply a strong attention to detail in carrying out a regular schedule of monthly activities

Nice to have:

  • Working knowledge of Oracle Hyperion Smartview, QMF, BIF, Inuit QuickBase, Oracle Business Intelligence
  • An accounting designation or working towards one

Please note: These opportunities are for people on the autism spectrum or with similar barriers to employment.

Role Employer Location Deadline
Financial Analyst  TD Bank Group Toronto, ON  February 8, 2018 Closed

The Recruitment Process

Application

The first step in the recruitment process is for interested candidates to apply for the roles. This will involve completing an online questionnaire as well as submitting their resume to Specialisterne Canada. Instructions for applying are included below. Applicants will be shortlisted for participation in the next step based on a review of each online questionnaire and assessing the likelihood of fit for the roles for which we are recruiting.

Employment Discovery Workshop

The next step in the Specialisterne recruitment process is an Employment Discovery Workshop. It is a hands-on, task-based experience where you will work on specific projects in a relaxed setting. It is an opportunity to learn about our approach to hiring, and for us to get to know you – what motivates you, your interests and your skills. Every participant who attends will receive a summary profile useful with future employers.

Training Program

Candidates whose profiles are well-suited for the roles for which we are recruiting will be invited to participate in a four-week skills evaluation and training program on the employer’s site. It will include case studies, real-life projects, as well as training relevant to the roles and working environment.

Employment

Employment offers are made to the candidates with the best fit. Once accepted, the individuals will transition into their positions at the organization. Specialisterne Canada will provide support where necessary, which may include modifications to the work environment.

Those not selected can have their profiles added to our database for consideration for other more suitable job opportunities in the future.

To Apply

Please read the role descriptions carefully.

Applications should be submitted in full no later than February 8, 2018.

If you completed a Specialisterne questionnaire in the past, please do so again, as this one has been customized for this recruitment program.

For More Information

Please direct any questions via email to info@specialisterne.ca.  If you prefer to speak on the phone, send us an email and we will schedule a call.

For a complete description of the process and all our roles, download this PDF.

For more information about TD, go here.

To get more information about Specialisterne, visit our website www.specialisterne.ca.

We look forward to hearing from you!

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