Principal Analyst, Financial Reporting

Permanent job offered at Downtown Montreal

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  • Consolidated financial statements
  • Managing the external financial information system
  • Accounting complexity and accounting standards
  • Support to the financial reporting team



Do you want to work in a financially strong company where you will have the chance to grow? We have an opportunity for you to work as a Senior Analyst, Financial Reporting for a large international manufacturing company. You will report to a manager that Cielo knows very well and who is very appreciated. She is friendly, likes to coach and support her employees while giving them a lot of autonomy. You will have the chance to work in a great team, in a company with good values, where you will have the opportunity to grow. The company is very flexible about remote work.



As a Senior Financial Reporting Analyst, you will be responsible for coordinating the preparation of consolidated financial statements and notes for public companies, maintaining compliance documentation and controls for public companies, and preparing monthly consolidated financial statements including cash flow and certain required related documents. In addition, you will manage the external financial reporting system and be responsible for end-user training and system changes and implementations (Workiva, XBRL, etc.). You will also be responsible for obtaining and reviewing the required reporting checklist to ensure compliance, as well as preparing/reviewing various documents to support the investor relations team in external financial communications. Also, you will deal with the external auditors as part of the quarterly reviews and year-end audit, participate in compliance testing, provide support to the Financial Reporting and Complex Accounting team and finally, suggest and work on process improvements to assist the Financial Reporting team.


Perfectly bilingual CPA with a minimum of 5 years experience in public financial accounting, financial reporting, consolidation and complex accounting, with advanced Excel skills. Relevant experience in financial reporting in a large corporation or firm is required. We are looking for a candidate who has the ability to process complex information with great attention to detail and under tight deadlines as well as the ability to frequently assess and adapt to external reporting priorities (critical nature of the information). The candidate must be a autonomous, a team player, an effective communicator and be able to adapt quickly to change.

About us

CIELO is a recruitment firm specializing in finance, accounting and management in Quebec, Canada and internationally. Our head office is located in downtown Montreal. Only successful candidates will be invited to an interview. We would like to thank all the candidates for showing interest in this position. The masculine form is used to lighten the text.

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