Financial Analyst

Job Title: Financial Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Toronto, Canada
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-05-01
Reference: BH-107546-1
Contact Name: Courtney Blazevic
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 02, 2019 22:54

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, is currently seeking a Financial Analyst in Toronto, ON. The working schedule will be Monday-Friday, 40 hours/week. 

Duties & Responsibilities: 

• Coordinate and prepare all information and data used in the preparation of the monthly balance sheet reconciliation. Investigate and analyze any significant variances noted 
• Investigate and document reasons for material variances in inventory. Meet with Finance on a quarterly basis to present findings and provide explanations. 
• Prepare and analyze the monthly inventory movement analysis for all EGD and contractor holding locations to assist with inventory planning. Facilitate meeting to discuss results and investigate/resolve issues identified. 
• Perform all transactions related to our EA Partners in Oracle. Co-ordinate with various groups to solve discrepancies. 
• Prepare, Coordinate and monitor key performance indicators. This includes preparing monthly/quarterly reports for management and analyzing any significant variances from target. Identify trends and potential violations, investigate and identify causes, and create remediation plan/resolve issues to ensure targets are met. 
• Co-ordinate with the Planning , Engineering, Billing and IT to resolve issues of inventory items that have been rejected from invoicing 
• Perform special assignments and ad hoc inventory investigations including updating Excel Macros, fulfilling audit requests, creating process flows and maintaining SharePoint website. 
• Assist with Inventory counts. Analyze count results and investigate potential issues. Prepare/Complete the subsequent inventory reconciliation. 
• Perform analysis to assess the adequacy of minimum and maximum inventory levels 
• Perform analysis to identify back-order trends to help improve the minimum and maximum inventory levels required

MUST HAVE qualifications:

• University or College education, combined with previous related work experience (5 or more years). 
• Proven analytical and problem solving skills.
• Reporting and budgeting experience, as well as experience in identifying discrepancies in a time-sensitive environment.
• Skilled and knowledgeable using MS Excel, MS Access, Microsoft Word, and working knowledge of Financial Accounting Systems such as SAP or Oracle.
• Ability to work independently.

NICE TO HAVE qualifications:

• Working knowledge of Oracle Financials.
• Knowledge of inventory management, natural gas operations, and/or finance/accounting.
• Demonstrated organizational skills, time management skills and prioritization skills

Job Reference #107546