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The ideal candidate will thrive on challenge and growth in an environment experiencing rapid change. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to make a large impact at SLC with exposure to various finance functions and to various departments within SLC and within Sun Life.
The Associate Director, SLC Finance, is a critical member of the SLC Finance team, managing at least one employee, and reporting to the Senior Director of SLC Finance. It plays a critical role in leading and managing the monthly and quarterly financial accounting, analytics and reporting processes at SLC.
What will you do?
Co-ordinate and complete the monthly and quarterly finance functions for SLC’s third party business, including the accounting close, expense management support, chart of value requests, intercompany processes, bank disbursements, controllership functions, reporting and analytics
Accountable for reporting and analytics for SLC’s P&L and assets under management, including partnering with business partners to understand and explain the results
Performing detailed analysis to inform and support decision making by senior leaders & executives
Explaining and presenting results to senior leaders in a clear, concise, effective and insightful manner
Ensure that an adequate control environment is maintained for SLC and coordinating a stable control environment with SLC’s subsidiaries
Work closely with the many teams within SLC; providing finance oversight, guidance and issue resolution, as applicable
Support and lead various strategic initiatives impacting SLC
What do you need to succeed?
Professional accounting designation (CPA) with related university degree or equivalent work experience
Progressive experience within financial management functions (5 -7 years)
Strong problem solving, analytical and conceptual skills. Ability to apply technical knowledge to business issues, and have the confidence to challenge and influence senior stakeholders
Strong verbal and written communication skills, with an ability to build and maintain strong relationships with all levels of the organization
Strong time management skills and able to handle conflicting priorities while driving desired results
Ability to operate in an environment experiencing rapid change, and work under pressure to meet demanding deadlines, while paying strict attention to detail
Strong PC skills (Microsoft Office tools including Excel, PowerPoint, and Word; Hyperion; Oracle; Discoverer), and experience building reports
What’s in it for you?
20 days vacation per year
Flexible Benefits from the day you join to meet the needs of you and your family
Pension, stock and savings programs to help build and enhance your future financial security
Wellness programs that support the three pillars of your health – mental, physical and financial
Fitness and wellness programs that help you balance work and life and enjoy a healthier lifestyle
The Base Pay range is for the primary location for which the job is posted. It may vary depending on the work location of the successful candidate or other factors. In addition to Base Pay, eligible Sun Life employees participate in various incentive plans, payment under which is discretionary and subject to individual and company performance. Certain sales focused roles have sales incentive plans based on individual or group sales results.
Diversity and inclusion have always been at the core of our values at Sun Life. A diverse workforce with wide perspectives and creative ideas benefits our clients, the communities where we operate and all of us as colleagues. We welcome applications from qualified individuals from all backgrounds.
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