Senior Financial/Accounting Specialist - Government <AS15>

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Accounting, Finance, Banking and Insurance
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Senior Financial/Accounting Specialist required for a Provincial Government Agency. This role will be responsible in overseeing the internal control, accounting, leasing other functions of the organization ensuring compliance with company policy and all relevant regulatory requirements. Will work with the department and cross functional teams to identify cost saving opportunities and develop initiatives and lead implementations. An will lead the budgeting and financial assessment and works closely with management to assist with the development of the annual budget Proactively seek opportunities for process improvements including: cost-saving efficiencies, standardization, improved internal controls,  service improvements and service delivery Develop financial presentation materials for CFO, senior management and Finance and Audit committee. Will assist with preparation of quarterly and year-end audit files and process; liaise with external financial auditors. Undergraduate degree in Finance or Accounting required and CPA Accounting designation. Successful candidate must have 10 - 15 years of progressively responsible accounting and finance experience and at least seven or more years of management experience at the director level. Experience managing accounting functions including: accounts payable, Processing, accounting, Banking and payroll. Working within healthcare and Finance are assets. Must have experience translating financial data into information that can inform managerial decision-making, and experience creating 3-year financial projections. Must have excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills. Proven ability to work with and in a team environment with a collaborative work style. Strong in accuracy, consistency and efficiency, and will naturally focus on being careful and precise in dealing with data. Those interested in this position please email

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Date updated: 
Wednesday, January 10, 2018