Discovery Air

Financial Analyst

Location: Montreal, Quebec


Top Aces is the exclusive supplier of combat airborne training services to the Canadian Forces. We provide joint terminal attack controller training to Canadian special operations and ground forces, Red Air and electronic attack training to CF-18 aircrew and navy, as well as live-fire target practice to the Canadian military.  Top Aces integrated logistics, maintenance and engineering solutions ensure that the Canadian Forces receives the level of support they require to achieve their objectives. Experience Matters.


Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain monthly financial forecasts, track changes in assumptions, reconcile changes over time and prepare reports thereon
  • Perform costs analysis in support of the financial forecasts
  • Perform regular forecast reviews with responsible managers
  • Prepare draft forecast memoranda and presentations
  • Assist in financial analyses and financial models (including detailed P&L, Balance Sheets and Statements of Cash flow according to IFRS) to aid in new project investment, pricing decisions and assessment of associated capital requirements
  • Assist in pricing and investment recommendations
  • Assist a bid team to prepare detailed financial responses to complex bids and proposals
  • Develop and maintain a data base of cost estimates for use in and support of financial forecasts
  • Perform related duties as assigned by supervisor
  • Maintain compliance with all company policies and procedures



You will have the following responsibilities in order to comply with the company's Occupational Health and Safety program:

  • Working in compliance with Occupational Health and Safety acts and regulations
  •  Following safe work practices and procedures and using safeguards and personal protective equipment
  • Reporting hazards (such as unsafe situations and activities) to their supervisor immediately.




Qualifications and Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree (BComm) in Accounting  with 5-7 years of related work experience
  • Strong knowledge of accounting standards and financial modelling
  • Knowledge of the aerospace industry, an asset
  • Highly proficient in MS Excel
  • Experience with ACCPAC and HFM an assetStrong communicator with excellent written and oral communication skills in English
  • Ability to work independently and within a fast-paced environment
  • Attention to detail a must
  • Sold work ethic, results oriented with the ability to prioritize multiple assignments and consistently deliver on time with a high degree of accuracy
  • Strong analytical abilities, particularly in costs analysis
  • Ability adapt rapidly to a dynamic environment
  • Ability to work under deadlines while maintaining effective communications and interactions with team members
  • Ability to perform all work in support of our Corporate Values of Safety, Teamwork, Focus, Innovation and Integrity
  • Demonstrates strong and visible support of our values
  • Position requires Level II clearance with the Canadian Government and the ability to gain access to the Canadian Controlled Goods Program



Top Aces is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We value diversity and encourage all qualified candidates to apply.




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