Stantec Financial Manager (Edmonton) in Edmonton, Alberta

Grow with the best. Join a smart, creative, and inspired team that works behind the scenes to support operational excellence. Our functional services teams (FSTs) provide services to 22,000 employees in over 400 locations worldwide. Bringing together individuals with diverse backgrounds, talents, and expertise, our FSTs are vital to making our Company stronger. Explore opportunities in Financial Services.

Your Opportunity

An opportunity exists for a Financial Manager with strong multi-tasking, interpersonal and organizational skills. As a key member of the Financial Services team and business partner with operations, the Financial Manager will provide financial expertise for Alberta operations and be based in Edmonton.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Provide support to Operations Leadership, Project Controls and Project Managers.

  • Help Leadership manage WIP and AR, including monthly WIP and AFDA reviews.

  • Review draft financial statements, analysis and reconciliations.

  • Prepare executive summaries of the results of the business.

  • Analyze project revenues and expenses to identify potential problems on projects.

  • Supervise Project Administrators.

  • Have a strong understanding of contractual agreements with clients.

  • Support Managing Leaders in the development of annual operating and capital budgets.

  • Work with both internal and external auditors.

  • Provide support on potential new acquisitions, and integration of project financial data.

  • Coordinate processes with other Financial Mangers and Controllers across all business lines to determine and implement best practices.

  • Ensure compliance with company policies, practices, procedures, and protocols.

  • Experience in the Oil & Gas industry would be an asset.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Professional accounting designation (CPA) is preferred

  • Experience in a Financial Management position (Leadership and Supervisory roles)

  • Ability to build strong relationships with project managers, project controls and management

  • A desire to work in a team environment

  • Motivated to help project managers and senior managers understand the financial aspect of their projects

  • Proactive approach to avoid unnecessary WIP and AR Provisions.

  • Understanding of the various systems and processes and how they can best be applied to streamline administrative practices.

  • Self-motivated

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task.

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Business or Commerce or related field. Professional accounting designation. Minimum of 7-8 years of experience.

Position will primarily work in an office setting; may require some field work.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Job: Financial Analysis

Primary Location: Canada-Alberta-Edmonton

Organization: BC-1205 Financial Services-Canada West

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Manager

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: Oct 10, 2018, 10:50:41 AM

Req ID: 1800012Q