Financial Analyst Student – 4 Month Winter Term
City : Waterloo
Category : Software & Systems
Industry : IT
Employer : BlackBerry
Worker Sub-Type:Student (Fixed Term)
- Assisting with Annual Budgeting process – preparing templates and consolidating for review including loading budget in Adaptive Planning System
- Preparing budget comparison to prior year and to forecast
- Tracking Capital Investment costs, drafting reports and loading actuals into Adaptive Planning System for Variance comparison to Budget and Forecast
- Maintaining, rolling over to next reporting period and drafting various Month end and Quarter end Reporting decks i.e. Business Unit Leader’s deck
- Preparing Month end close calendar and checklist
- Preparing ad-hoc reports and journal entries
- Account reconciliations
- Automating/cleaning up current files on as needed basis
Skills and Requirements
- Pursuing a post-secondary education in a related field
- Demonstrated ability to multi-task effectively and prioritize tasks to meet tight deadlines
- Effective listening skills
- Quality and detail oriented
- Comfortable – and successful – working in a fast-paced, changing environment
- Strong written and verbal communications skills
- Proven ability to think ahead, engage proactively and take initiative
- Collaborative, enthusiastic, positive outlook
- Proficiency in Microsoft Office
Student Life at Blackberry
- Growth Mindset: employees have access to skills training and professional development courses, mentorship programs as well as unlimited access to our on-demand learning platform.
- Commitment to Wellness: employees have access to events that support physical, mental and financial wellness. We host wellness sessions, fitness courses, discounts to local gyms and offer a 24/7 Employee Assistant Program (EAP).
- Highly collaborative teams and a supportive workplace environment, with organization-wide events and a student social committee.
- Employee Perks: we have snack and beverage programs at all locations. Students also have access to discounts for local stores, transportation, restaurants and activities.
See more about the student program at BlackBerry over on our Instagram @BlackBerryStudentLife
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40