New Job Financial Reporting Analyst In Northwest Territories

Financial Reporting Analyst
Financial Reporting Analyst

Financial Reporting Analyst

Company : Jobssummary / Indeed
Salary : $95,000–$114,000 a year
Location : Northwest Territories

Full Description

Department Information

The Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority (NTHSSA) offers challenging and exciting careers in health and social services delivery and administration in Canada’s North. The Territorial Authority has service locations in communities across the territory and a staff of more than 1,600 serving over 43,000 residents of the NWT and 5,900 residents of the Kitikmeot Region of Nunavut. Challenging work, welcoming communities, and expanded opportunities are some of the benefits offered to employees of the NTHSSA.

Job Information

The Financial Reporting Analyst is responsible for financial monitoring, analysis, evaluation and reporting on the Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority’s (NTHSSA) programs and activities. This position also provides accounting and financial support to the Authority in accordance with the Financial Administration Act, Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and departmental policies and procedures.

As the Financial Reporting Analyst you will provide a pivotal role in the Business Planning process, as the NTHSSA system annually prepares an average of 10 to 15 decision papers requesting forced growth funding. You will work within a legislative and policy framework and carry out the position's responsibilities in accordance with GNWT acts, regulations, policies and procedures that include the Financial Administration Act, Public Service Regulations, the Human Resource Manual, Collective Agreements, and various GNWT policies following professional standards as provided by the Public Sector Accounting Board (PSAB).


  • Knowledge of auditing concepts and internal control in order to assess compliance with governing authorities.
  • Knowledge of financial planning and budgetary development concepts.
  • Knowledge of database management.
  • Knowledge in the use of microcomputer and software applications such as Excel, MS Word, and computerized accounting systems.
  • Ability to interpret, analyze and prepare financial statements and reports as well as financial policy documents.
  • Ability to design and develop financial procedures.

Typically, the above qualifications would be attained by:

Completion of a University Degree (Commerce, Finance or Economics) combined with two years directly related experience and/or 4th level of a recognized professional accounting program (e.g., CGA, CMA) combined with two years directly related experience. Equivalent combinations of educational qualifications and experience will be considered on individual basis.

GNWT Inquiries

Inquiries Only:

Department of Finance
Government of the Northwest Territories
Tel (867) 767-9154 Extension 14106
Fax (867) 873-0445
[email protected]

Note: If you do not receive electronic notification confirming receipt of your application, please follow up via telephone.