Senior Financial Analyst

  • Location: Toronto, Ontario
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #1111

The Senior Financial Analyst will report to the Senior Finance Manager and will work as a key member of the finance team working on multiple high-profile development projects and operational strategies. You will be part of a high performing, tight knit team environment and be expected to possess the initiative and relationship building skills to ensure continued success. Your role & responsibility focus will be inclusive of but not limited to the following:

  • Prepare internal and external financial reports on a monthly basis and help with consolidation of reports to head office
  • Assist finance manager in preparing cash flow projections and project budgets over the existing portfolio (residential concentration) and present findings to executive management
  • Identify tactical and strategic opportunities, gaps, and financial risks through collaboration with cross-functional teams
  • Assist in land development proforma analysis and due diligence processes
  • Perform monthly variance analysis in conjunction with the operations and other teams
  • Communicate financial and operational performance results, and participate in the development of formal recommendations and presentations to client's leadership team and business partners

Candidates should be interested in broad role functions inclusive of corporate finance, investments and strategy. In order to qualify for the position, candidates must possess the following skill set:

  • Bachelor's Degree with focus in Accounting or Finance
  • Ability to speak, read and write English and Chinese (Mandarin/Cantonese) required
  • 2+ years of experience in financial accounting and/or planning and analysis
  • Open to 1 year contract, with high probability of becoming permanent
  • Completion or enrollment of a professional designation (CPA or CFA) preferred
  • Solid understanding of the residential real estate development industry in Toronto
  • Previous experience working with a real estate developer considered an asset
  • Advanced MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint) skills
  • Dashboarding/data visualization skills is an asset