Financial Analyst

Job Description

Change the future with us.

We are looking for dedicated and talented people who tackle ever-changing challenges, customer needs, and questions from colleagues with clever concepts and creativity.  We embrace change and work with curious minds re-inventing the future of work.  Join us and let us focus together on what’s truly important: making lives better with new ideas and the latest technology around the world.

Why you’ll love working for Siemens!

  • Freedom and a healthy work- life balance– Embrace our flexible work environment with flex hours, telecommuting and digital workspaces.
  • Solve the worlds most significant problems – Be part of exciting and innovative projects.
  • Engaging, challenging, and fast evolving, cutting edge technological environment.
  • Opportunities to advance your career and mentorship programs on a local and global scale.
  • Competitive total rewards package.
  • Profit sharing available.
  • Rewarding vacation entitlement with the opportunity to buy and sell your vacation depending on your lifestyle.
  • Contribute to our social responsibility initiatives focused on access to education, access to technology and sustaining communities and make a positive impact on the community. 
  • Participate in our celebrations, social events and offsite business events.
  • Opportunities to contribute your innovative ideas and get paid for them!
  • Employee perks and discounts.
  • Diversity and inclusivity focused.

Siemens is proud to be an eight-time award winner of Canada’s Top 100 Employers, Canada’s Greenest Employers 2018 and Canada’s Top Employers for Young People 2019.

What will you do?

Overview

Our business is growing, and we have an exciting opportunity for a results-oriented and highly motivated individual to join our innovative team! As a Financial Analyst with the Digital Grid Business Unit, you will provide support in financial leadership and management of Digital Grid segments, including management of profit and loss statements, balance sheets and free cash flow. This role also supports the Technical and Commercial Head of the business unit and other segment managers related to the assigned portfolios.

The successful candidate will be responsible to produce resource utilization reports, ensure projects are on track from a financial delivery perspective, enables financial reviews related to the budget and financial forecast, support during project due diligence phases and other duties as needed.

Responsibilities:

  • Interact proactively with respective segment managers, other segment business developers to manage projects from bid phase to project execution (e.g. RFP packages, Terms & Conditions negotiations, project execution and delivery, report resource utilization, etc.)
  • Support in the development and monitoring of financial/operational metrics to measure the business segment’s profitability and efficiency. Communicate to management recommended solutions for improvement
  • Maintain and update planning models, tools and processes to reflect current and future changes to the business as new information is acquired
  • Prepare timely and accurately, annual budgets/monthly forecasts for the assigned portfolio. This includes detailed analysis of fluctuations and variances as compared to the actual results or previous forecast
  • Conduct due diligence related to all business administrational and accounting topics including accounting diligence, financial model review
  • Support in the review and update of procedures and controls as it pertains to the related portfolio and risk/audit requirements
  • Analyze and monitor the Operating Expenses (SG&A) for the respective segments
  • Support execution of various support functions, including compliance business excellence, EHS (Environmental Health & Safety) shared services and others in an effort deliver world class business results 
  • Work cooperatively with other Siemens Canada business units to enable cross selling opportunities
  • Liaise with external partners, to ensure the Siemens partnership and brand, are perceived with the upmost integrity and Manage third party relationships as needed; Work collaboratively with internal Digital Grid partners in other regions
  • Complete ad-hoc/special projects and/or other assignments as required

What will you need to succeed?

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or related field along with professional accounting designation and/or MBA
  • 2-5 years relevant accounting experience (IFRS) working in matrix organization, preferably in financial controlling
  • Knowledge of electric utility business processes and experience working with application development organizations would be an asset
  • Ability to manage relationships at all levels and to effectively present information to public groups and C-level management
  • Excellent communication skills and oral presentation skills
  • Able to integrate and work within a multinational group environment
  • Proficiency with MS Office products (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook) and accounting software/SAP
  • Knowledge of French both written and spoken is an asset

About us.

We share our ideas and champion the people behind them.

For over 110 years, Siemens Canada has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality and reliability.  Siemens Canada is a technology leader providing comprehensive solutions for Smart Infrastructure, Gas & Power, and Digital Industries.  We make real what matters by setting the benchmark in the way we electrify, automate and digitalize the world around us.  Ingenuity drives us and what we create together in yours. 

Making a difference together we raised $565,000 towards charitable contributions, support over 50 non-profit organizations and planted 1,850 trees in our local communities.    Siemens Canada generates $2.2B in sales with 4,800 employees.   Join our team of approximately 377,000 talented professionals in more than 200 countries/regions and help us tackle the most exciting challenges to build a successful future together.  So, what are you waiting for?  Take your next career step with us.

To learn more about Siemens Canada, visit our website at www.siemens.ca

While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

Job ID: 187995

Organization: Smart Infrastructure

Company: Siemens Canada Limited

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time



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