Commercial Financial Analyst

Job Title: Commercial Financial Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Calgary, Canada
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-03-14
Reference: BH-104206
Contact Name: Malgorzata Stefan
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 14, 2019 15:12

Job Description

NES Global Talent is a leading global technical recruitment company providing professional contract and permanent staff to a diverse world-wide client base within the oil & gas Industry. Our client, a large Oil and Gas Operator, is seeking a Commercial Financial Analyst in Calgary, AB 


  • Review and analyze the financial performance of the business on a weekly & monthly basis
  • Provide quarterly forecasting and weekly/monthly analysis of the business (identifying key areas of concern and resolutions, as well as recommending actions as appropriate)
  • Prepare documents, benchmark reports, status reports, and budget reports
  • Review existing business processes, and modify as required, to improve efficiencies and profits
  • Assist senior personnel in preparing documents, graphs, status reports, and presentations to support business decisions and strategies
  • Monitor and report on market trends and their effect on business strategies
  • Support the business on ad-hoc reporting and other initiatives


  • 5 to 7 years in an analytical role such as Project Controls or Financial Analysis
  • Familiarity with – and ability to analyze – financial statements
  • Ability to analyze data and transform that that data into summarized forecasts and intelligence for decision-making
  • Advanced skills in MS Excel including Pivot Tables and Dashboard creation
  • Strong attention to detail, superior organizational skills and the ability to perform within tight deadlines
  • Experience using Spotfire or a similar Business Intelligence tool such as PowerBI to create data visualization
  • Proficient in SAP (BI Reporting Module)
  • Previous experience in the Commercial sector
  • Understanding of different streams of oil and gas and their interconnected roles
  • Bachelor’s Degree or Diploma in Commerce, Economics, or related field