Senior Finance Manager, Advanced Analytics


Senior Finance Manager, Advanced Analytics
Halifax, NS
Reference # HL-13238

Canada’s communications leader for 137 years, Bell continues to transform itself to provide more value to its customers, with the goal of being recognized as Canada’s leading communications company. To achieve it, they rely on the efforts, engagement and expertise of their 50,000+ employees and team members located across the country. And their highly skilled and engaged workforce in a performance-driven culture, is doing more than building work-class networks, developing innovative services and creating original multiplatform media content – they’re revolutionizing how Canadians communicate.

On their behalf we are looking for a Senior Finance Manager, Advanced Analytics to join their Finance Team. Reporting to the Director Finance, Advanced Analytics and Finance Transformation, the role will lead and support the delivery of projects and advanced analytics aimed at transforming the Finance organization and helping to drive Bell’s financial performance.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Oversight of end-to-end Financial / IT projects for the entire Bell Finance function
  • Use formalized Project Management approaches in project delivery
  • Identify and evaluate business requirements from end customers (Bell Finance)
  • Identify required resources, lead Business Requirement Document development
  • Lead the technical team and plan an active hands-on role on strategy, delivery, and execution
  • Participate in and lead overall system and data architecture and models
  • Lead and develop Data/BI/Analytics/reporting design and implementation
  • Assist in change management/adoption strategy with end customers
  • Establish strong cross-functional relationships with key stakeholders / partners
  • Lead and mentor a team of talented professionals; helping to establish a technical / functional hybrid talent base
  • Bring a strategic outlook on future technical and data requirements, tools, skillsets for the Finance function
  • Manage multiple projects in a highly dynamic and complex environment
  • Communicate both complex technical and accounting business requirements / solutions to all layers within the organization
  • Other responsibilities/projects as required

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A Professional finance/accounting designation (CPA, CFA, etc.) paired with advanced education in Project Management, Data, Analytics is essential
  • 10 years of relevant experience with 5+ years of direct people management experience
  • Excellent relationship building and stakeholder management skills
  • Superior analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to prioritize multiple deliverables with competing deadlines
  • Demonstrated ability to take ownership of issues and see them through to resolution
  • Strong work ethic and great attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to bring structure and logic to abstract tasks.
  • Knowledge of Jira, Git, Bitbucket, COGNOS, MICROSTRATEGY or related, SQ, SAS, PYTHON, R, SAP/HANA is preferred
  • Excellent Microsoft Office knowledge, specifically Excel and PowerPoint
  • Telecommunications sector experience would be considered an asset
  • Bilingualism is an asset (English and French)

If you’re passionate, driven and constantly find yourself seeking interesting work, new challenges and continuous learning opportunities, then let’s connect!

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