Financial Planning Analyst

The City of Medicine Hat’s Finance Department is looking to hire a Financial Planning Analyst to join their highly skilled team and provide an array of knowledge in financial planning & analysis and systems development. Responsibilities for this role include development and final approval of corporate business plans, operating and capital budgets, corporate planning and forecasting, and interim actual-to-budget variance reporting activities. In addition, this position is responsible for the coordination and project management of the overall budget process along with the systems /maintenance.

If you enjoy working in a team environment where you are continuously learning, have thorough knowledge of accounting principles and practices related to government accounting, proven ability to apply knowledge to accounting transactions in a complex computer-based environment, possess a strong business acumen as well as strong communication, analytical and organizational skills, then this is the position for you!

Required Qualifications:

  • A university degree in Finance or Business Administration from a recognized post-secondary institution supplemented by a professional accounting designation (CPA);
  • Five (5) years’ experience in an accounting/financial analysis environment;
  • Experience in a government funded organization would be considered an asset;
  • An equivalent combination of management approved training and experience may be considered.

We thank all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.