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Financial Analyst - 6 Months

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About the Opportunity
  • Prepares monthly tuition revenue recognition entries
  • Determines the appropriate accounting allocation of semi-monthly transfer payments received from the Ministry and other cheques received from government agencies
  • Assesses the appropriate accounting treatment for revenue sources (receivable or deferral) with the full understanding of the associated activities
  • Reconciles forecasts and prepares budgets for balance sheet accounts
  • Assesses reasonableness of tuition fee and other mandatory fee totals by relating to enrolment data
  • Researches (by reviewing Ministry and other outside source documents – contracts, budgets, guidelines, etc. – and compares to prior year’s documents) and analyzes reasons for increases / decreases from the prior year for all revenue categories
  • Reconciles College-wide grant revenue to contracts and Ministry records to ensure completeness and accuracy of financial records
  • Prepares the annual charitable information return for submission to the CRA
  • Prepares, co-ordinates and quality assures financial reports for specific projects
  • Prepares audit working papers and represents as the primary contact with external auditors on specifically assigned special project audits
  • Researches and recommends the appropriate accounting treatment for complex business transactions with third parties and new initiatives
  • Presents the accounting treatment effects on cash flow, financial statements and budget
  • Responsible for Ministry financial reporting and monitors the expenditures of the Assistance program and validates the Financial Aid database reports
About You
  • A certified public accountant designation (CPA)
  • Minimum 5 years similar work-related experience
  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills (with a focus on data manipulation tools – Excel & Access)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and well-developed problem-solving skills including PowerPoint
  • Professional skills including ability to develop and effectively deliver presentations to senior management
  • Strong accounting skills
  • Process improvement skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills             
  • Ability to learn quickly and adapt to changing conditions and requirements with the ability to show initiative
  • Demonstrated commitment and understanding of human rights, equity, diversity and inclusion with the ability to communicate and work effectively inter-culturally with diverse groups of students, employees and the community
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How to Apply
Click the “Apply Now” button and follow the instructions to submit your resume. Please note that we only accept documents in MS Word or Rich Text formats. When referencing this job, quote #348184.
You must currently reside within the Greater Toronto Area and be permitted to work in Canada to be considered for this opportunity. A recruiter will be in touch with you if your profile meets our client’s requirements for this role.

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