Finance Optimization Specialist

  • Location: Ottawa, Ontario
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #4274

Job #4274 – This well-respected healthcare organization is seeking a Finance Optimization Specialist to join their finance team on a full-time, permanent basis! Your main objective will be to support a new company wide financial system implementation and to ensure a smooth system transformation! Reporting to the Director of Finance, the successful applicant will use their strong analytical, problem solving and decision-making skills to help streamline business operations. In collaboration with a cross-functional team, you will help identify and diagnose problems and find innovative solutions related to the operational accounting function.

  • Identify and implement improvements to new and existing financial processes
  • Manage projects through to completion, which will include tracking, monitoring, and reporting
  • Ensure effective internal controls are in place
  • Be a team leader in assessing and prioritizing improvement opportunities
  • Facilitate cross-functional teams to deliver solutions and improvements to processes/systems
  • Ad hoc duties as required

As the subject matter expert, you will be expected to drive the different process improvement initiatives by utilizing your strong systems and finance background. 


The main qualifications for this role include:

  • Completed CPA designation
  • Minimum of 5+ years of relevant work experience
  • Extensive experience with large integrated financial systems, payroll systems and business applications
  • Previous process design and project management experience
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)

How You’ll Be Rewarded:

  • $90,000 – $110,000 annual salary
  • Defined benefit pension plan!
  • Generous vacation policy
  • Cadillac benefits package
  • Excellent work-life balance
  • Flexible remote/hybrid work environment

Location: Ottawa (Central/West)  

Internal Job ID#: 4274

Recruiter Name: Matt Stevenson

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