Business Analyst

Hours per week: 35


The successful candidate will be accountable to the Manager, Financial Reporting and working with management of specific areas the key responsibilities include:
• Assisting with the budgeting, forecasting and monitoring systems and processes in support of decision-making, and develop strategic opportunities for business improvements;
• Recommend and implement change, identify training requirements, develop business process improvement, carryout business case analysis, identify potential risks, assist in the development of business plans;
• Assisting with strategic financial analysis as required to drive improved decision making;
• Preparation, analysis, and presentation of monthly, quarterly, and annual operating results to Deans, Budget officers and Director, Financial Services;
• Developing and maintaining an effective working relationship with internal and external stakeholders;
• Providing sound advice and guidance to areas you support on all account matters including financial systems, record keeping, analysis and reporting;
• Under the direction of the Director, Financial Services and working with the Finance team assist in the formulation of system-wide accounting policies, procedures and controls;

Land Acknowledgement
Located on the traditional lands of the Blackfoot Confederacy, Lethbridge College is committed to honouring the land from a place of knowing. We honour the Siksikaitsitapi as both the traditional and current Land Keepers of this area, and we welcome all Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples who call Blackfoot territory their home to disclose as such when submitting applications. 
Lethbridge College is proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse environment for all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, and age.

Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
At Lethbridge College, we know we all benefit when the rich diversity of our campus community is fully represented, and all students and employees are included. We are committed to identifying and overcoming systemic barriers that impede individuals from underrepresented groups. We are ready to work together to ensure Lethbridge College is a place where all individuals feel valued for their unique perspectives, skills, and contributions and are afforded equal opportunities to participate in learning, research, and innovation.

Required Qualifications:

• Professional accounting designation (CMA, CGA, CA, CPA), plus 3 to 5 years of business management experience. Experience and/or additional qualifications in the use of business intelligence tools and applications 
• Strong analytical and computer skills 
• Ability to work in a collaborative, team environment as well as independently 
• Proven organizational, communication and interpersonal skills
• Participate in the college’s COVID-19 vaccination program, which requires proof of vaccination or a negative PCR or rapid test. Rapid tests must be within 72 hours and from an approved laboratory/pharmacy. Self administered tests are not accepted. 

Salary: Starting from $72,414 to $85,194 per annum; commensurate with education and experience.

Posting Number: P22-00367

Open Date: 01/17/2022
Open Until Filled: Yes