Junior Program Financial Analyst

  • Company:
    General Dynamics Mission Systems
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    2 months ago
  • Category:
    Business / Mgmt

Reporting to the Manager of Program Analysis, the primary responsibilities for the position will be in the areas of Financial Reporting and Analysis.The Program Analyst should have a background in accounting and financial reporting, as well as, related knowledge and experience. The Program Analyst will work under general supervision in a hands-on environment, meet deadlines, and provide an accurate analysis including recommendations of financial information with the end-user in mind. The Program Analyst is also responsible for providing financial support to the Company to achieve its operational and financial goals and objectives.The Program Analyst’s primary responsibilities will include the following functions:Provide timely financial analysis and support to the manufacturing team for an assigned portfolio of projects, as well as, scheduled corporate reports and reconciliations, quarterly project forecasts, and all related project invoicingSupport program audit requirements and requests for financial dataWork with program managers, financial analysts and commercial officers to generate, consolidate and reconcile invoices and provide additional invoicing support as requiredThe following knowledge and experience is essential:Proficient with MS ExcelExperience using ERP financial systems (i.e. Oracle)Understanding of project cost & accounting principlesAbility to communicate effectively with team members and managementStrong analytical capacity to identify trends and problems early on in the program cycle and make recommendations in responseOne year related experience would be considered an assetEducationUniversity degree in Accounting or Business Administration or equivalentWorking towards the completion of an accounting designation is an assetMinimum 10 year consecutive residence in Canada – for Canadian Secret Security ClearanceApplicants will be required to obtain/hold a valid and current Canadian security clearance to gain access to the classified spaces, information and equipment in order to perform the work associated with this position.General Dynamics Mission Systems–Canada is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace.Workplace accommodations are available.At General Dynamics Mission Systems–Canada, Canada’s premiere defence company, innovation happens on a daily basis. We develop and deliver highly-complex leading edge technology, products and systems that make important contributions to our customer’s success in land, airborne, maritime and public safety applications. The challenges and opportunities are endless.The results – incredible.Our employees are exceptional. We are proud to employ more than 1,100 talented individuals across Canada. Working in a collaborative environment, our employees are encouraged daily to contribute their technical knowledge and expertise. Our employees are passionate, dedicated, and conscientious about the work they do which results in our ability to deliver the highest value, customized solutions in order to meet the most demanding requirements.