Financial Analyst

Financial Analyst
Employment type: Full-time
INVESCO CANADA LTD
City: Charlottetown
Last visit: 2014-03-03
Author's ads: 1

Posted: 2014-03-03

Description:

With a history of three decades supporting Canadians, Invesco operates in Canada

under the Trimark, Invesco and PowerShares product brands. Invesco Ltd. is a leading

independent global investment manager, dedicated to helping investors worldwide

achieve their financial objectives. By delivering the combined power of our distinctive

investment management capabilities, Invesco provides a wide range of investment

strategies and vehicles to our retail, institutional and high-net-worth clients

around the world. Operating in more than 20 countries, the company is listed on

the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol IVZ. Additional information is available

at www.invesco.com

Invesco has earned the trust of investors around the world. With fully integrated investment capabilities that span traditional and alternative asset classes, Invesco is one of the world's leading names in investment management for institutions and individuals worldwide. Access investment solutions available in the U.S Canada, Continental Europe or Asia Pacific marketplaces.

Job Purpose (Job Summary):

This position will help support Invesco's Financial Planning & Analysis function by providing financial planning, analysis, management reporting and related support on an annual, quarterly, monthly and ad hoc basis.

Key Responsibilities / Duties: Prepare FP&A schedules and analysis, including (but not limited to):

Annual budget versus actual reporting

Monthly Cost Center Manager reports

Monthly Travel Reports

Travel capitalization

Monthly headcount reportingProvide FP&A process and systems maintenance support including (but not limited to):

Initial budget file creation 

Update Internal Budget and Actual Posting System 

Project Reporting System Maintenance 

Cost Center Number MaintenanceRespond to inquiries related to work performed or analysis provided.

Identify and make suggestions for improvements to ongoing FP&A processes and procedures.

Assist in training new staff as needed.

Work Experience / Knowledge: BS in Accounting and/or Finance preferred.

2+ years of accounting experience with a concentration in management reporting and analysis.

Prior experience in investment management or financial services a plus.

High level of proficiency in Microsoft Office with a focus on Excel, PowerPoint and MS Word.

Knowledge of Oracle and/or Clarity a plus.

Strong communication skills including verbal, written, and presentation.

Skills / Other Personal Attributes Required: Advanced Excel knowledge.

Ability to communicate/escalate important issues.

Strong analytical and problem solving skills.

Ability to work independently as well as in a complex team across global functional organization.

Excellent time management and organization skills.

Multi-task oriented in a flexible and high pressure environment.

Confidentiality and discretion are crucial.

Commitment to accuracy.

Excellent typing, grammar, spelling, punctuation and reading skills.

Ability to speak clearly and listen effectively.

Some travel may be required from time to time (e.g. for training

Canada Overtime Eligible: Not OT Eligible

The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this role. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. The job holder may be required to perform other duties as deemed appropriate by their manager from time to time. Invesco is committed to fair and accessible employment practices. If selected for an interview, we will work with you to ensure that your interview is accessible and accommodation is provided. Please contact us at accessibility@invesco.ca or 1.800.874.6275 to let us know if you require accommodation for an interview due to a disability.

Industry: Financial Services and Banking

Job Category: Accounting and Finance