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Senior Financial Advisor (Closed)

Job Highlights
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About the Company
Our client is Ontario’s largest electricity transmission and distribution service provider. They are looking for a Senior Financial Advisor to join their team!

Why Work Here
  • Opportunities to progress within this role
  • High networking role and the team is very personable
  • Excellent compensation package

About the Opportunity
  • Review and evaluate financial information including business cases, business agreements, and provide recommendation and alternatives to support senior executives in a business decision.
  • Assist to mitigate business risk through adequate governance over financial transactions and reporting and through the management of the internal control framework and policies and procedures.
  • Manage compliance programs to ensure they are effective in mitigating risk and ensuring adherence to key corporate policies.
  • Optimize business decisions and confidence in reporting and analytics by improving data quality through the execution of a consistent data governance framework.
  • Provide recommendations and analytics to senior leadership and internal/external stakeholders with respect to executing the corporate strategy, maintaining alignment to past commitments, and improving productivity and reducing cost.
  • Prepare presentations and briefing notes to support senior executives, Steering Committees, Executive Committees, and the Board of Directors.
  • Collaborate and provide guidance, advice, and assistance to the lines of business in the evaluation and preparation of financial material, designing internal controls and initiatives, and resolving process, data and analytic issues.
  • Liaise with other business departments and stakeholders across the company to gain insight on projects and programs and how their implementation will affect other processes and initiatives.
  • Provide guidance, advice and assistance in the application and interpretation of statutes, codes, and policies applicable to the business.
  • Design, implement and maintain processes, procedures, and decision models (including master data) to optimize the efficiency, effectiveness, and performance of the department’s program and to ensure consistency in external and regulatory reporting.
  • Manage highly confidential and sensitive information critical to implementation of the corporate strategy and support compliance with regulators.
  • Other duties as required.

About You
  • CPA or similar recognized accounting designation
  • Requires a broad and deep knowledge of finance, economics, financial reporting, accounting, internal control and governance, data modeling, analytics and process design
  • Requires a minimum of 5-7 years of experience, theoretical and practical, in financial engineering concept, financial, economic and data modeling, analytics, business process design, internal control and policy development.
  • Certification in disciplines related to governance, project management and/or process controls, data analytics/science are an asset
  • Knowledge of the electric utility business and rate regulated industry would be highly beneficial.
  • Knowledge of SAP, MS, Access, Visio, VBA and Risk Analysis software, databases, excel, PowerPoint.

Salary Range
$90,000 - $106,000/year

How to Apply
Click the “Apply Now” button and follow the instructions to submit your resume. Please know that we only accept documents in MS Word or Rich Text formats. When referencing this job, quote # 394376.

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.