Senior Financial Analyst (Contract)

Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Date Posted: 10-23-2017
Senior Financial Analyst
Toronto, Canada

Business Summary
Brookfield Asset Management (BAM) is a leading global alternative asset manager focused on property, renewable energy, infrastructure and private equity, with over $250 billion of assets under management. 
Based in Toronto and New York, we have over a 100-year history as an owner and operator of real assets, offering a range of public and private investment products and services which leverage our expertise and experience. We have more than 700 investment professionals and 55,000 operating employees working in 30 countries around the world. Brookfield is publicly listed on the NYSE, TSX and Euronext Amsterdam.
The Technology Group and Human Resources Support Services are internal functions providing global operations and business supports across Brookfield Asset Management business segments.

Position Summary
The Senior Financial Analyst will be reporting directly into Director, Financial Reporting & Analytics. The Senior Financial Analyst will be responsible for guiding the clients and the service groups and providing them with the different Financial data they require.

  • Preparing timely and accurate management reporting. 
  • Developing and maintaining financial models and presentations to improve budgeting, forecasting and analysis
  • Liaising with business units to develop and manage a series of reports to convey KPIs, financial and non-financial data
  • Analyzing key performance indicators and tracking trends to support management and business units with the objective to improve financial performance by reporting insightful findings on a timely basis to help with decision making
  • Identifying and implementing process improvements/ enhancements
  • Automating reports and processes and assist management to accurately interpret information
  • Developing scorecards and dashboards
  • Other financial analysis and projects as assigned.
Qualifications & Requirements
  • Bachelor's Degree in Economics, Accounting or Finance
  • Professional accounting designation (CPA, CA, CGA or CMA)
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in financial reporting in a Finance or Accounting function
  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to translate analytical findings into actionable recommendations/processes
  • Strong problem solving acumen and solution oriented;
  • Experience with data modeling and process improvement
  • Experience with shared service model
  • Experience with process implementation and documentation
  • Highly proficient in Excel and PowerPoint
  • Strong communication skills both verbal and written
  • Client-service orientation supporting all levels of employees and executive management
  • Able to work in a fast paced environment with conflicting deadlines and changing priorities
  • Results driven and deadline oriented
  • IT industry experience is an asset
Brookfield welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
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