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Financial Analyst III

Reference ID: FIN01625-18

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Edmonton, AB
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Full Time
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Banking, Finance and Insurance

Ready to deploy your financial expertise?

The TELUS Corporate Financial Planning & Analysis (Planning) team is seeking a business savvy and driven individual who has a passion for end to end business ownership.

Each day, this multi-faceted opportunity will keep you on your toes with your value-add Accounting, Reporting and Financial Planning & Analysis expertise.

You will provide guidance to internal clients and key decision-makers to help TELUS gain competitive advantage and maximize value creation by delivering innovative solutions and operational excellence.

If you're ready to hit the ground running with a collaborative and dedicated team, read on...

What YOU Will Do:
    •Maintain and create SAP Master Data (cost centre, profit centre hierarchies, revenue reporting tables) •Liaise with business unit finance primes to develop a strong understanding of new and existing reporting/planning requirements •Analyze and implementation of new acquisitions setup in SAP •Prime TELUS Staff count and FTE reporting by Business Unit for ELT Reporting •Provide Budget and Monthly Triage Support, including reporting, documentation, user support and education to business unit finance primes •Facilitate, coordinate and process Budget/Triage/Target Transfers as well as Prior Year Realignments •Manage SLR load processes and controls •Assist in identification and development of planning process improvement opportunities •Mentor and train junior analysts in group •General assistance on ad-hoc planning or reporting requirements


Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
    Big Thinker:
      •Strong analytical skills are required, including the ability to work and present in Microsoft (MS) Excel •Familiarity with SAP management reporting and planning processes
    Expert Communicator:
      •Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to build good working relationships and influence others at all levels of the organization •Excellent verbal and written communications skills
    Collaborative Team Player:
      •Able to work well in a cross-functional team environment maintaining inter-departmental respect, sensitivity to all perspectives and information
    Proactive Planner:
      •Strong organizational skills with the ability to scope out difficult tasks, set objectives and goals, develop schedules, prioritize multiple activities, and anticipate roadblocks •Able to manage multiple deliverables to meet deadlines and goals in fast-paced, ever-changing, and sometimes ambiguous environment
    Results-Driven Achiever:
      •Ability to take responsibility, make decisions quickly and solve problems •Capacity to take initiative and ownership of issues and tasks through to resolution

Required Professional Designation/Certification:
    •Completion of a professional accounting designation (CPA) •Business Finance or Accounting related degree

Required Experience:
    •5 years of relevant analytical experience in a Financial Planning & Analysis role in a large, complex, and dynamic organization •Experience in SAP management reporting •Telecommunications industry experience an asset

Who is TELUS?

We're a high-performing team of individuals who collectively make TELUS one of the leading telecommunications companies in Canada. Our competitive consumer offerings include wireline, wireless, internet and Optik TV™. We also deliver a compelling range of products and services for small, medium and large businesses; and have carved out a leadership position in the health, energy, finance and public sector markets with innovative industry specific solutions.

Everyone belongs at TELUS. It doesn't matter who you are, what you do or how you do it, at TELUS, your unique contribution and talents will be valued and respected. Because the more diverse perspectives we have the more likely we are to crack the code on what our customers want and our communities need.

Do you share our passion?

At TELUS, you create future friendly ® possibilities.

At TELUS, we are committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability.

Posted: January 11, 2018
Closes:March 12, 2018