Analyst, Finance Decision Support - (Allan, Saskatchewan, Canada)
At Nutrien, our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.
Nutrien is a leading provider of agricultural products, services, and solutions. With approximately 20,000 employees world-wide, we are the largest producer of potash (by capacity) and one of the world’s largest producers of nitrogen and phosphate. We also operate a leading agriculture retail network that services over 500,000 growers.
We harvest the best. Diverse views and experience make us strong. We look for people who have a safety-first mindset, who are collaborative team players, who deliver on their commitments, who are innovators in search of a better way, and who believe in inclusion.
Working at Nutrien will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future, and grow your career.
Reporting to the Senior Manager, Finance Decision Support, Allan, the Financial Analyst will be responsible for providing decision support and thought leadership to enable our Potash sites and business unit to make better, smarter decisions faster. The Financial Analyst will provide analysis to guide decisions that are aligned with the business strategy for both the short-term and long-term. The Financial Analyst has expertise in accounting and business process and has strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
This role will be responsible for working with the Potash Decision Support team and site personnel to provide direction and analysis to aid in decision making related to capital, operating costs, and budgets.
What you will do:
Analyze, interpret, and provide forward looking information, presenting to the senior leadership team for decision making
Quickly and efficiently compute and analyze scenarios and forecasts
Review costs, identifying trends and implications of current costs on future costs and of costs at varying production levels
Provide cost review and cost driver data to site personnel in a timely manner
Compute and validate capital project financial return calculations
Educate site personnel on costs, budgets, forecasts, accounting treatments, and new policies
Prepare ad hoc financial analysis for various stakeholders
Assist the Finance Decision Support Team in making key financial data readily available to leaders across the Potash Business Unit
Support and assist with continuous improvement initiatives and projects
Assist in the preparation of the operating and capital annual budgets and monthly forecasts
What you will bring:
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
Professional accounting designation (CPA) with three to five years of relevant accounting and finance experience, or ten years of relevant accounting and finance experience
Understanding of IFRS
Committed to safety and integrity
Strong communicator, both written and verbal
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Demonstrated time management skills, and ability to engage and prioritize when involved with multiple initiatives and changing priorities
Ability to work independently or as part of a team with both technical and non-technical staff
Ability to proactively collaborate across finance and operations groups to achieve cross functional success
Interest in and ability to learn and understand business and system processes
Highly detail oriented
Strong Microsoft Office skills, primarily Excel and PowerPoiont
Ability to perform effectively in a changing environment
Are you a good match? Apply today!
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This job will remain posted until filled. In accordance with Nutrien policies, you will be required to undergo a background check and may be required to undergo a substance test. While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.
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