Analyst, Financial Planning & Analysis Technology
Position ID 2019-6770 Position Type Full Time Position Location(s) CA-ON-Markham
DIFFERENT BY DESIGN
At MNP we pride ourselves on being different it’s our entrepreneurial drive that sets us apart. It’s the same drive that’s helped us become Canada’s fastest growing national firm.
We foster collaboration, value your ideas, promote based on talent, live balanced lifestyles and make time for FUN. We are one firm, one team, collaborating to support you wherever you want to take your career.
Join the momentum. We are currently seeking a junior Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) Technology Analyst for our growing Consulting team in Markham.
Driving business excellence, MNP is a leading national accounting, tax and business consulting firm in Canada. Our Consulting team works with organizations in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors to provide innovative strategies tailored to maximize efficiencies, enhance performance and increase profitability.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS
Be a key contributor to the FP&A Technology practice at MNP
Assist FP&A consultant in the implementation process
Assist in on-going client support relating to configurations and implementations
Prepare correspondence, reports, client summaries and presentations
Liaise and correspond professionally with clients, colleagues and the firm leadership team
Contribute to the development of new ideas and approaches to improve work processes while effectively using MNP internal programs and systems
Develop a thorough understanding of MNP’s services, businesses and industry through experiential learning with clients
Raise awareness of MNP through discussions at community events including client and company sponsored functions
Attend internal MNP courses to further develop accounting knowledge
Study for CPA while working; effectively manage both work and studies
Successfully obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce or Business Administration (Accounting or Finance major preferred)
Completion of, or working towards, all necessary prerequisites for admission into the Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA) Professional Education Program (PEP) upon commencement of employment
Previous accounting related office experience is an asset
Customer service and / or client service experience is desirable
Understanding of budgeting, reporting and analysis processes
Excellent communication skills, with strong organizational skills and the ability to work under pressure
An adaptive, self- motivated personality with a desire for continuous learning
Experience in a FP&A role is an asset
Experience in Full-Cycle Accounting is an asset
Experience with FP&A Solution is an asset
Core Competencies and Personal Characteristics
Communication effectively expresses ideas and conveys information in business writing, conversations and interactions with others
Client Service Excellence understands the importance of quality client service by being courteous, responding to client requests in a timely manner and monitoring satisfaction
Teamwork & Relationship Development works collaboratively with team members in order to achieve a common goal and develops, maintains and strengthens relationships with others, both inside and outside the Firm
Accountability takes responsibility for one’s own performance by setting clear goals and tracking progress against those goals;
is highly organized and uses personal judgement and decision making
Flexibility effectively manages multiple assignments, adapts to changing priorities and is able to work independently or as part of a team
Entrepreneurial looks for and seizes profitable business opportunities and is willing to take calculated risks in order to achieve business goals
Accuracy pays close attention to detail and ensures work and information are complete and thorough
Willingness to Learn enthusiastic and eager to meet challenges and assimilate new concept
Integrity professional whose honesty, integrity, confidentiality and high ethical standards contributes to effective leadership and optimal business relationships
Energy displays enthusiasm, optimism, drive and passion while maintaining a high level of productivity
MNP encourages a balanced lifestyle and offers benefits that suit the way our team members work and play! In addition to a competitive salary, our MyRewards MNP package includes paid personal days, wellness program initiatives, health and dental benefits, a group pension plan with matching contribution, firm sponsored social events and professional development assistance.
MNP proudly serves and responds to the needs of our clients in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors. Through partner-led engagements, we provide a collaborative, cost-effective approach to doing business, with innovative strategies to help organizations succeed across the country and around the world.