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Intermediate Financial Analyst - Aerospace in Oakville at Volt

Date Posted: 1/18/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $36.0 - $38.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

We are looking to hire an Intermediate Financial Analyst for approximately a 12 months' assignment with the possibility of extension with our Client in the Aerospace sector in Oakville, ON, through our Company Volt Workforce Solutions Canada.

Job Description:

  • Job Title: Intermediate Financial Analyst
  • Employer: Volt Workforce Solutions Canada
  • Client: in the Aerospace sector
  • Start: ASAP
  • End: 1 year contract (from start date)
  • Pay Rate: $36 - $38/hour (T4) + benefits available
  • Hours: 37.5 hours/week
  • Location:  Oakville, ON, CAN, L6L5Y7


Please answer the following questions and send your responses via email to along with your Resume in a Word document:

  1. What  University Degree in Finance or Accounting have you completed?
  2. How many years’ experience do you have as a financial analyst or related experience in a manufacturing environment?
  3. How many years' experience do you have in  each of the different industries: Aerospace/ Aviation/ Automotive/ Manufacturing:
  4. What is your level of proficiency do you have with using Microsoft Excel including pivot tables, V-Look-ups, et?
  5. What ERP systems do you have experience using?
  6. Do you meet all requirements under ITAR and CGD?
  7. What is your eligibility to work without Employment Sponsorship?

Job Description:

About the Client: Every second a plane takes off with our Client's Systems equipment on board. From space exploration and defense to today’s more electric, more intelligent, more integrated aircraft – our systems make modern flight possible. And by “make it possible,” we mean: we start it, power it, control it, ventilate it, quiet it, land it, stop it and monitor it. We have more than 41,000 employees across 150 countries working at the forefront of technological innovation. Thanks to their efforts, our global reach and our market-leading position, we do big things no one else can do.

Today, the fully integrated landing systems we design, test and manufacture help millions of passengers reach their destinations safely. But we aren’t satisfied with today’s success. Our global Landing Systems team is committed to continuous improvement – we work hard to make our solutions lighter-weight, stronger and more technically advanced, so that plane travel can be safer, more affordable and more sustainable in the years to come. We are looking for the best and brightest to fly and land with us!

In this position you will be reporting to the Program Finance Manager. This position will be primarily responsible for providing financial support for, but not limited to, your assigned programs. This would include but not be restricted to the collection, analysis, and consolidation of financial and cost data from numerous sources. This position will also be required to present various business cases to management to aid in making sound business decisions.

Primary Responsibilities:
• Perform budgeting/forecasting tasks by program
• Provide results analysis by program; perform gap analyses to Plan and Forecast
• Prepare and present monthly program reviews with program management.
• Perform and contribute to monthly, quarterly and annual tasks and reporting
• Perform account reconciliations
• Ensure proper revenue recognition and prepare EAC (estimate at completion) model under the new standard taking effect 1/1/18.
• Establish and monitor standard costs for assigned programs, ensuring the integrity of costing and identifying any unusual trends or exceptions
• Perform make/buy analyses
• Provide estimating/negotiating support for new business proposals and analysis during and after new program start up
• Develop business case presentations using NPV, IRR, and MIRR tools in support of strategic product development
• Perform ad-hoc analyses for projects as assigned
• Participate and identify Continuous Improvement projects and cost reduction initiatives
• Assist in audit requests as required.

Basic Qualifications: 
• University degree, preferably in Finance and/or Accounting
At least 5 years’ experience as a financial analyst or related experience required, preferably in a manufacturing environment
• At least 2-3 years costing experience and business case analysis
Accounting designation or in final year of CPA program desired
Excellent PC skills; demonstrated strength using Microsoft Excel including pivot tables, V-Look-ups, etc. is required
• Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Experience within an ERP environment; experience with SAP is preferred
• Demonstrated ability to work both independently and within a team environment
Core Foundation Competencies including Ethics, Integrity, Values and Trust
Successful candidate must meet all requirements under ITAR and CCGP

Note: Volt is committed to meeting the needs of applicants and employees with disabilities in a timely manner, and will do so by preventing and removing barriers to accessibility in support of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Please let us know if you need an accommodation during any part of the application and selection process.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity employer.