Junior Financial Analyst – Processes and Financial Performance
CGI Group, Inc.
Ottawa, ON
Position Description:
We are Canada's largest independent information technology services firm, and after 40 years, we're still growing! Our Financial Services business comprises over 16,000 people working across 5 continents.

We have a challenging and rewarding career opportunity for a Financial Analyst to support the National Capital Region business unit and their operations in Ottawa. Reporting directly to the Finance Director, you will be primarily responsible for collaborating with operational leadership and finance colleagues to deliver accurate, timely and highly valued accounting and financial support.

Your future duties and responsibilities:
  • Managing project and client financials according to contract; understanding key terms in contracts, financial implications of changes in those terms and the technical accounting impact
  • Working closely with BU partners to understand their business, help them understand their financial drivers, and challenge their assumptions
  • Analytical support of the budgeting and forecasting process, delivering well supported and documented financial plans
  • Delivering accurate, insightful and timely analysis of financial results compared against forecasts and budgets
  • Preparing and presenting financial results with meaningful/accurate commentary to business unit stakeholders
  • Assisting with month end close activities
  • Analysis of Balance sheet entries ensuring balance sheet integrity
  • Manage special requests and collaborate on in-house projects
Required qualifications to be successful in this role:
  • Post-secondary education in Accounting
  • Accounting designation (CPA) or in progress
  • 1 year relevant experience in accounting or finance
  • The ability to prioritize, good analytical skills and superior attention to detail
  • Team player willing to contribute across all aspects of the finance organization
  • Advanced skills in MS Excel and ERP aptitude
  • Comfort in communicating ideas and proven presentation aptitudes
  • A motivated self-started that takes initiative to bring issues to resolution
  • Eligible to obtain a Government of Canada enhanced reliability
What you can expect from us:
Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients' digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

Learn more about CGI at www.cgi.com.

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