Senior Financial Analyst

Category: Finance
City: Denver, Colorado, United States
Position ID: J1020-2468
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description

POSITION DESCRIPTION:



CGI is looking for a career driven Finance Professional who is ready to take on the responsibility of Senior Financial Analyst for US located in our CGI Denver, Colorado office. This position offers the opportunity for growth and career development for a talented and motivated individual. Qualified candidates will need to possess strong analytical and problem solving skills, good oral and written skills, attention to detail, and have a good understanding of forecasting, budgeting, and operational/financial accounting concepts. This role will work closely with other Finance members, Project Managers and senior members of CGI leadership. They will be actively encouraged to develop their skills and knowledge through professional development to allow for career progression within CGI.

Your future duties and responsibilities

FUTURE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES



Primary duties of the Senior Financial Analyst include day-to-day management of the finance and accounting department, month end close, and financial reporting including forecasting, budgeting, and variance analysis. The role also include day to day partnership with the sector leadership team, advising them on all financial matters and helping them to grow and manage the business effectively. This is a fantastic opportunity for a self-starter with strong management skills. The ability to multitask while ensuring deadlines and deliverables are met is a must. Additionally, this person must be strategic and assertive in a fast-paced environment.
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Required qualifications to be successful in this role

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS TO BE SUCCESSFUL IN THIS ROLE



This role requires an individual to have at least 5 years of solid progressive accounting and finance experience. Strong understanding of technical accounting coupled with project financial management is critical to the success of the Senior Financial Analyst. Candidates must possess solid analytical, organizational and time management skills. Must be adept at managing projects, prioritizing and knowing when (and how) to escalate issues. Above all, the successful candidate must be team focused, be willing to serve in multiple roles, and have a can-do attitude.



This individual must have a professional presence, outstanding work ethic, possess excellent technical skills and be able to demonstrate self-directed career achievement to date. Strong fundamental Accounting and Finance skills, as well as proven ability to provide creative solutions, initiate change and manage the effort to implement changes. Proven ability to interact with senior management at all levels and across all lines of business is essential.



Essential Skills Required:

Successful candidates will possess experience and knowledge in the following areas along with effective leadership skills.

• Project Accounting & Financial management

• Technical Accounting

• Internal and external audit

• IFRS

• Revenue Recognition

• P&L Management

• Month end close

• Forecasting

• Financial Reporting

• Annual and Ad-hoc Budgeting

• Financial Analysis

• Financial Modeling



Hardware/Software Packages:

• PeopleSoft

• Must be proficient in Excel, Word



Education Requirements:

• Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance is required



Additionally, the successful candidate will possess the following qualifications:

• Excellent written and verbal communications skills

• Solid analytical, organizational and time management skills

• An acute attention to detail with strong analytical and problem solving skills

• Ability to produce high quality deliverables and work under tight deadlines

• Commitment to high standards, customer service, integrity, and ethics

• Strong discipline to research complex matters across many disciplines

• Self-motivated, with a sense of autonomy, initiative and responsibility

• Demonstrated success in developing and leading high performance teams





DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS/NON-ESSENTIAL SKILLS REQUIRED



Experience with PSA and Oracle a plus but not required

Skills

  • Project Management
  • Detail-oriented
  • Problem Solving/DecisionMaking
  • Auditing (Claims)
  • Finance & Accounting
  • Customer Service & Support

What you can expect from us

Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

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Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

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CGI provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need an accommodation to apply for a job in the U.S., please email the CGI U.S. Employment Compliance mailbox at US_Employment_Compliance@cgi.com. You will need to reference the requisition number of the position in which you are interested. Your message will be routed to the appropriate recruiter who will assist you. Please note, this email address is only to be used for those individuals who need an accommodation to apply for a job. Emails for any other reason or those that do not include a requisition number will not be returned.

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