2 Sep 2016

Full-time Financial Analyst

Canadian Mennonite University – Posted by CMUWpgWinnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

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Job Description

Anticipated start date October 2016

The Financial Analyst is responsible to assist in all aspects of the monthly reporting cycle, and will provide accounting and administration for various aspects of the university’s operations. The successful candidate will have a positive attitude and enthusiasm for accounting, and will enjoy the challenges of reconciliations and analysis. The position may qualify for work experience toward attaining a CPA designation.

Responsibilities:
• Complete month-end journal entries and account reconciliations
• Provide support and analysis for monthly and year-end financial reporting
• Provide support and analysis for the year-end financial statement audit
• Provide accounting support to CommonWord Bookstore and Resource Centre
• Analyze, report and remit tuition revenue to partner institutions
• Provide administration and reporting for faculty research grant funds
• Provide administration and reporting for long-term leases
• Prepare cash flow forecasts and monitor cash balances
• Prepare analysis and reporting for government filings including tax forms, charity information return and Stats Can reports
• Offer friendly and helpful assistance in response to inquiries from staff, students and visitors
• Provide other accounting support to the Finance Department as needed

Qualifications:
• A commitment to the Christian church and CMU’s mission, purposes and programs
• 3-5 years of relevant education or experience and a strong knowledge of accounting
• A degree or diploma in accounting or business administration
• Enrolment in the CPA program is an asset
• Proficiency with Excel and previous experience with accounting software
• Knowledge of Quickbooks is an asset
• Excellent organizational and administrative skills
• Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work in a team environment
• Strong written and oral communication skills

How to Apply

Inquiries should be directed to Dianna Robson, Director of Human Resources at 204-594-0532. Applications will be accepted until this position is filled. Applicants should send a resume and cover letter along with the names of three references, in confidence to: hrdirector@cmu.ca or Director of Human Resources Canadian Mennonite University 500 Shaftesbury Blvd. Winnipeg, MB R3P 2N2

Job Types: Full-time.

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