Financial Analyst

City of Abbotsford

Financial Analyst

Finance & Corporate Services
Exempt, Full Time

The City of Abbotsford has an opportunity available for a full-time Financial Analyst.  If you are a detail-oriented and diplomatic professional who thrives in a fast paced environment filled with opportunities, this could be the role for you!

In this crucial position, you will be responsible for assisting management with the budget development process for the City’s operating and capital financial plans; providing a variety of analysis and reports to support finance functions including budgeting, reporting, payroll, collections, and payables; and preparing various statutory financial accounting documents required to be produced by municipal governments. 

This role requires an analytical, collaborative self-starter with project management skills and excellent communication skills to develop project plans, collaborate with cross-organizational teams to achieve priorities and streamline processes, and perform a variety of ad-hoc complex financial analysis and forecasting.

Our ideal candidate will have:
  • University degree in Finance or equivalent
  • Certified Professional Accountant (CPA) designation
  • Five years of progressive accounting experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Technical knowledge of SAP (or another ERP)

At the City of Abbotsford we work strongly to create a challenging and rewarding environment for our employees to thrive. We offer ongoing personal and professional development opportunities and competitive compensation.

To apply, please visit us online at

Closing Date: November 17, 2019

Organization: City of Abbotsford
Location: Abbotsford, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Category(s): Financial Administration, Business Analysis/Services
Posted: November 1, 2019, 10:20 am
Expires: November 17, 2019, 4:30 pm

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