Business/Financial Analyst (Enterprise Technology – Portfolio Delivery) Calgary

Published date: April 16, 2019
  • Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Job Description

Every day, our passionate employees connect our customers to the world and everything in it – it’s why we exist at Shaw, and it’s why we strive to be the place where the best people choose to work. Our people reflect the richness of our communities, and our culture is inclusive of each individual’s diverse background and perspective, which makes us a stronger team.

At Shaw we believe a diverse workforce fosters diversity of thought and perspective, and more diversity means more solutions. We invite all qualified individuals to apply.

Career Opportunity: Business/Financial Analyst (Enterprise Technology – Portfolio Delivery)

Shaw Communications is currently seeking a Business/Financial Analyst to join the Enterprise Technology, Portfolio Delivery team based out of their Calgary AB offices. Reporting to the Manager, Portfolio Delivery, this is a key and trusted position expected to work with leadership across the department in managing operating and capital budgets.

Key responsibilities include maintaining an up-to-date view of project and operational budgets, interfacing with corporate finance for reporting and tracking requirements, as well as leading annual budget planning exercises. As well, this position will perform financial analysis to identify opportunities for efficiencies / cost savings as well as assist in generating financial projections incorporated into project/initiative business cases.

A variety of backgrounds and experiences have an opportunity to be successful in this role – however previous experience in financial analysis/management will be an asset. Applicants should think creatively on how to illustrate their problem solving, organizational, and communication abilities, as well as their aptitude to quickly learning and using new technologies / tools. It is a challenging but rewarding role in a team open to experimenting with new ideas and approaches to old problems.

Accountabilities / Responsibilities:
• Coordinate across department (Enterprise Technology) to maintain up-to-date budget/financial information including monthly budget review/update sessions for leadership.
• Facilitate monthly financial update meetings across the department
• Interface closely with corporate finance to meet financial reporting/tracking requirements.
• Assist with requisitions, purchase orders, and other departmental asks.
• Ability to support the department in financial business case development and strategic cost modelling exercises.
• Work closely with corporate planning groups and lead annual budget planning exercise within department.
• Analyze budgets and identify opportunities for efficiencies/cost savings.
• Assist in generating financial projections for projects/initiatives (as part of business case development).

Preferred Skills, Experience and Qualifications:
• 2-5 years experience in business, accounting, or financial analysis.
• Client / customer focused approach.
• Confident and collaborative approach to problem solving.
• Understanding of technology concepts and comfortable with related financials
• Ability and desire to take high-level direction and work independently to translate it into a clear plan-to-delivery.
• Strong written and verbal communication as well as relationship building skills – comfortable talking in both technical and business lexicon to a range of audiences.
• Very strong Microsoft Excel skills including pivot tables
• Strong Word, Visio, PowerPoint and Office 365 skills.
• Experience with Oracle Cloud ERP systems is a nice to have.

If you want to be part of something bigger—part of a dynamic team of people who are aligned, focused, and passionate about working together to care for our customers, then we look forward to meeting you! Join us.

We thank all interested applicants; however, only qualified candidates will be contacted. This position requires the successful completion of a criminal & credit background check.

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We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only selected candidates will be contacted. No telephone calls or agencies, please.

Company Name: Shaw Communications
Job Type: Full Time


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