Financial Analyst

The opportunity: Permanent, Full-Time Position in Whitehorse, Yukon. See the full job description.

What will you do?

The Financial Analyst works in a team-based environment and performs a range of financial accounting, financial information systems support, regulatory activities, reconciliations, and analyzing accounts. This is a dynamic, fast-paced position.

What do you need to succeed?

  • Post-secondary training in accounting at a level sufficient to perform reconciliations and develop financial and managerial reports would be a strong asset.
  • Experience processing payroll.
  • Knowledge and experience in forecasting and budgeting to provide sound advice and recommendations regarding both O&M and Capital budgets.
  • Experience with year-end audit processes would be a great bonus.
  • Knowledge of Windows-based computer software applications.
  • Strong client service orientation with good interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work and maintain accuracy under pressure.
  • Working knowledge of the utility regulatory framework is an asset.
  • Good organizational skills.
  • Commitment to working collaboratively with a team made up of people with diverse backgrounds, experiences and ideas.
  • Confidentiality, discretion and good judgement.

What’s in it for you?

You will be part of a team enabling Yukon’s prosperity with sustainable, cost-effective and reliable electricity. We thrive on the challenge to work safely, to be accountable, working together to deliver professional service to internal and external customers. We care about each other and being good corporate citizens.

Yukon Energy values diversity in the workplace. We strive to achieve a skilled workforce that is representative of the population we serve, and we are committed to the employment and career development of Yukon First Nation citizens. First Nation candidates are encouraged to self-declare.

Competitive Compensation

What are the working conditions?

Monday – Friday. Open, extremely busy office with little privacy and continuous interruptions.

To apply, submit a covering letter and resume to Human Resources at hr@yec.yk.ca. Resumes and cover letters will be accepted until the position is filled. We appreciate all responses however only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada for any employer.