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Financial Analyst
Municipality: City of Abbotsford This posting closed on

October 2, 2019
at 4:30 PM
Job ID: 19-207 (Please quote job ID on resume when applying)
Job Description: At the City of Abbotsford our people are our greatest asset. We offer a wide range of diverse, stimulating and rewarding career opportunities that support and recognize high levels of performance. In Abbotsford, we work strongly to create a challenging and rewarding environment for our employees to thrive. We invite you to become part of a place that has strong corporate and organizational values, rewarding career paths, challenging opportunities and an engaging and dynamic team to work with.

Be part of the story. Join our team today.

The City of Abbotsford has an opportunity available for a full-time Financial Analyst. If you are a detail-oriented and diplomatic professional who thrives in a fast paced environment filled with opportunities, this could be the role for you!

In this crucial position, you will be responsible for assisting management with the budget development process for the City’s operating and capital financial plans; providing a variety of analysis and reports to support finance functions including budgeting, reporting, payroll, collections, and payables; and preparing various statutory financial accounting documents required to be produced by municipal governments.

This role requires an analytical, collaborative self-starter with project management skills and excellent communication skills to develop project plans, collaborate with cross-organizational teams to achieve priorities and streamline processes, and perform a variety of ad-hoc complex financial analysis and forecasting.

Our ideal candidate will have:
• University degree in Finance or equivalent
• Certified Professional Accountant (CPA) designation
• Five years of progressive accounting experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience
• Technical knowledge of SAP (or another ERP)

At the City of Abbotsford we work strongly to create a challenging and rewarding environment for our employees to thrive. We offer ongoing personal and professional development opportunities and competitive compensation.

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Closing Date: October 2, 2019
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Opening Date: September 18, 2019 08:30 AM
Closing Date: October 2, 2019 04:30 PM