Senior Financial Analyst (12-month maternity leave contract position)
Baylis Medical
6d ago


Reporting to the Manager, Financial Planning & Analysis the Senior Financial Analyst will work alongside their team in areas of financial analysis, planning, data analytics and financial reporting for management decision making.

This role is a 12-month maternity leave contract position, that offers great opportunity to be involved in various aspects of finance / reporting at a fast-

growing company. Due to pace of growth, a full-time position may potentially be available upon completion of the contract.

Snapshot of Responsibilities

Analytics :

  • Develop a deep understanding of major performance drivers and assist business decision makers to develop plans to meet financial goals and mitigate risks
  • Collaborate with all levels of Management to understand what information is required for business decision making and provide timely feedback and tools to improve the process
  • Summarize and present findings in a manner that clearly identifies key business performance issues, to facilitate efficient and effective management decision making
  • Develop and present meaningful analysis that is actionable and responsive to the business needs
  • Prepare business cases and financial models, review all assumptions and evaluations and update where applicable
  • The ability to mine, extract and manipulate large data sets
  • Reporting :

  • Annual reporting to include financial deck, annual plan and forecast presentation to the senior leadership team
  • Prepare monthly and quarterly management reporting; monthly to include forecasts, variance analysis and finance deck oversight
  • Present information including : project analysis, monthly variance analysis and annual plan
  • Present information and facilitate decision making at various levels within the organization to both financial and non-financial stakeholders
  • Help business partners meet objectives by delivering insightful and timely financial analysis
  • Planning and Forecasting :

  • Participate in and lead budgeting and business planning process
  • Work effectively with the team and operational leaders to create financially viable plans and provide timely feedback to the senior leadership team as part of the budgeting process
  • Carry-out what-if scenarios and sensitivity analysis
  • Continue to improve and evolve the planning process
  • Team :

  • Oversees a Financial Analyst (new position), and a recurring Co-op beginning in January 2020
  • Participate in the planning of and execution of business analysis activities
  • Work with cross functional teams on new projects and initiatives
  • Consult with and build strong, positive and influential relationships with the management team and provide financial guidance and direction.
  • Drives continuous improvement through the adoption of automation tools and streamlined processed and templates.
  • Adhere to Corporate and Quality policies and procedures

    Perform other duties as requested

    What you bring to the team :

  • Undergraduate degree in business / commerce and / or statistics / mathematics and a Chartered Professional Accounting (CPA) designation required
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in financial accounting, preferably in a complex and growth-oriented environment and / or prior experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience with ERP and / or Adaptive is a great asset
  • High level of critical and logical thinking, analysis, and / or reasoning to identify underlying principles, reasons, or facts.
  • Self-motivated, agile, comfortable in uncertainty, and a self-starter
  • Thrives on an environment that is fast-paced and rapidly changing
  • Advanced working knowledge of Excel
  • What we have to offer :

  • Smart commute options including complimentary shuttle from Kipling Station, and subsidized transit program.
  • Flexible working hours that complement core business hours.
  • Purposeful work that drives career development, with opportunities to learn and grow by way of on-site training, workshops, and lunch and learn sessions.
  • Well-being initiatives, including onsite gym facility and fitness classes (yoga and boot camp).
  • Employee-friendly work environment, with opportunity to participate in employee-led clubs, organized sports teams, video games, foosball, ping pong, etc.
  • About Us

    At Baylis Medical, everyone works with a shared purpose : to improve the lives of people around the world. Named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, we are a rapidly growing leader in the development, manufacturing and commercialization of innovative medical devices in the field of cardiology.

    Our focus is on providing physicians clinically-relevant tools, so that no patient goes untreated.

    We are looking for talented individuals, like yourself, to join Baylis Medical and make an impact in the lives of patients.

    Are you ready to join us?

    Baylis Medical is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all qualified individuals. Please inform us if you require any accommodations during the recruitment process

    While we thank all applicants, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted.

    Want an inside look at careers and life at Baylis? View employee profiles on The Muse and follow us on Instagram Baylismedical

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