Capital Planning & Asset Management Analyst (16 month Term)
Capital Planning & Asset Management Financial Services

MacEwan University inspires students with a powerful combination of academic excellence and personal learning experiences – ours is a connected culture that focuses on learner-centered teaching, and on providing opportunities for students to grow and achieve.

The university provides a transformative education in a creative, collaborative and supportive learning environment. 19,000 full- and part-time students are enrolled in more than 65 programs: four-year undergraduate degrees, applied degrees, university transfer programs and one- and two-year diploma and certificates. Additional offerings include preparation for university and college, English as a Second Language, professional and personal development courses and workshops, corporate training and the Alberta College Conservatory of Music.

The Capital Planning & Asset Management department at MacEwan University has an opportunity for an Analyst position. The incumbent is responsible for supporting the coordination, preparation and analysis of financial information and reports pertaining to all aspects of asset management (including but not limited to capital asset working papers, inventory records, asset replacement analysis). The incumbent would perform comprehensive financial analysis of various data, investigate discrepancies and identify problems, compile, coordinate and prepare detailed schedules and reports. The incumbent would also provide financial analytical and investigative ad hoc support as required by management in Financial Services on special projects.

The ideal candidate would possess strong problem solving, analytical, investigative, organizational and time management skills, be detail oriented, and exhibit excellent verbal and written communication skills. The successful candidate will also have an intermediate level of experience using Microsoft Excel and be experienced with modelling complex spreadsheets and databases.

Applicants should have a degree in Finance or Accounting, be in the final stages of professional accounting designation, along with a minimum of 3 years of experience in a mid to large size computerized accounting environment. Equivalencies may be considered. Preference will be given to applicants with experience in PeopleSoft applications specifically the Asset Management module.

Thank you for your interest in employment with MacEwan University. We will be reviewing all applications to select the candidates whose qualifications and experience most closely meet our needs. Only applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.

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This position is included under the MacEwan Staff Association collective agreement.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Category Full-Time Term (16 months)
Salary $53,075 to $68,998 per annum
Closing Date Wednesday, Nov 25, 2015
Competition No. 15.11.146
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Human Resources Department
University Services Centre
Rm. 10-600, 10700 - 104 Avenue
Edmonton AB T5J 4S2

Fax: (780) 497-5430
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