Senior Financial Analyst
GAME ON – OLG needs you
We said GAME ON, and we mean it – OLG is rapidly transforming its organization to better serve Ontarians by delivering exceptional gaming experiences through our digital, retail lottery and land-based casino channels. In our 2019-2020 fiscal year alone, OLG achieved net income of over $2.3 billion in the Province of Ontario. OLG is now expanding its horizons even further, with a new strategic direction, to become a world-class gaming entertainment leader with a globally admired digital platform.
We are ready to take this game to the next level and need a Senior Financial Analysist who is responsible for analyzing financial data and preparing reports on financial performance, trends and projections, budgets and forecasts, and performing financial analysis to interpret business performance to facilitate decision-making by various leaders.
YOUR ROLE IN THE GAME
Reporting to the Senior Director Finance, Corporate Services, you will be responsible for:
Design, develop and maintain models and spreadsheets that capture and leverage financial data, ensuring data accuracy, to analyze and interpret results
Perform detailed financial and operational analysis and historical trend reports to interpret results and learn from them
Analyze divisional expense results and support divisions in managing their budgets
Create ad-hoc analyzes and reports to provide recommendations to improve performance
Assemble and communicate financial results to the financial department
Analyze current processes, develop improvements and create efficiencies
Execute OLG’s quarterly forecasting processes and streamline processes as needed to gain efficiencies
Prepare annual budgets (and support analytics) in consultation with business partners
Prepare financial analyzes in support of new initiatives, Requests for Proposals (RFPs) and vendor analyzes in conjunction with Procurement
Assist with financial analysis and support annual reporting, management discussion and analysis, and note disclosure for external financial statements
WHAT YOU NEED TO PLAY
Professional experience: 3-5 years of experience in accounting, financial analysis, reporting and financial controls and procedures
Education: University degree in Accounting, Commerce, Finance or a related discipline, a Chartered Professional Accountant designation or in the process of obtaining one at a higher level is an asset
We are also looking for someone with: attention to detail as analytics is used in decision making by business leaders, superior problem solving and critical thinking skills, strong interpersonal and communication skills, advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office suite, with Excel as main objective, proficiency in financial/accounting software, ability to locate and collect data from appropriate sources for analysis; Power BI would be considered an asset
Cooperation & pleasure: inclusive and collaborative working style while creating fun and excitement in our work
Integrity and Trust: do what is right and operate with transparency and openness
BENEFITS OF JOINING THE TEAM
Part of a larger image: socially responsible company that returns all profits to the province and the people of Ontario
Flexible work environment: to help balance work and life
You count: family-friendly work practices and remote work
Freedom to innovate: supports new and better ways to succeed
Be your Authentic Self: environment that values diversity as a source of strength
Learning galore: 24/7 access to robust online learning programs
Public Service Pension Plan: participate in a large defined benefit pension plan sponsored by the Ontario government
Variable compensation program: performance-based incentives to share our success
Learn about OLG – GAME ON!
OLG’s goal is to contribute to a better Ontario by providing great entertainment experiences for our customers. We are a several billion dollars organization with a wide range of business lines including lottery, land-based casinos, digital lottery and casino, horse racing and charitable gaming. OLG is in the midst of a massive transformation to become customer obsessed and take our digital business to a whole new level.
The key to our success is our people. Our culture will be built on real, positive partnerships that embrace trust, clarity and openness in everything we do. We support and empower employees and teams across the organization through greater accountability, leadership development and growth opportunities. OLG is embracing more flexible work options and family-friendly work practices, including remote work.
Equity, Diversity and Inclusion are essential elements of our culture, the cornerstone of our values of respect, integrity, stewardship and excellence. At OLG, our employees have the space to be themselves and use their insights and skills for the benefit of the people and the province of Ontario.
As we reshape and grow our business, we are unwavering when it comes to living our purpose and ensuring our business delivers meaningful results. benefits for Ontarians. OLG’s net profits are reinvested in the province, contributing to the quality of life of Ontarians.
To learn more about OLG, visit our website at www.olg.ca.
We look forward to hearing from you, interested candidates should apply online by April 13, 2022.
OLG is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to providing employment accommodation in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Please contact Human Resources at [email protected] if you require accommodation at any time during the hiring process.
Thank you for your interest in this opportunity; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.