Kent is the largest retail building supply chain in Atlantic Canada. Kent is currently undertaking a project to roll out Microsoft Dynamics 365 within the organization.
This is a unique opportunity and an exciting and high impact position. In the role of Financial Analyst , you will be assisting the team in shaping the future of how we do business at Kent.
You will work together with colleagues and leaders from all areas of the business, as well as our project partners.
The project will run until July 2020 and then this position will take on a key role within the finance team.
Key Responsibilities :
Play a key role in the implementation of the finance components of sales, accounts receivable and store operations by participating in testing and issue resolution
Provide input into process documentation and training materials
Identify and manage finance process changes and opportunities for system optimization
Build financial models and conduct analysis on a broad range of financial issues
Assist in the management of the long-term planning and capital budgeting process
Participate in budgeting and forecasting activities
Present financial summaries and business insights
Prepare key executive reports on a monthly and quarterly basis
Special projects and ad-hoc analysis as required
Successful Candidate will possess the following :
Business Degree in Accounting / Finance / Business or relevant work experience
Completed or in final stages of Professional accounting designation
Strong attention to detail and the ability to read and interpret data
Ability to learn new tasks quickly; demonstrate flexibility when presented with change; lead and support a Team environment
Strong communication skills, self-driven, motivated, brings value to every interaction