Sr. Manager, FP&A

Toronto, ON /
AutoSync – AutoSync /
Full-Time
/ Hybrid
TRADER Corporation is a trusted Canadian leader in online media, dealer and lender services. The company is comprised of AutoTrader.ca, AutoSync and Dealertrack Canada. AutoTrader.ca (AutoHebdo.net in Quebec) offers the largest inventory of new cars and used cars in Canada, receiving over 25 million monthly visits to its marketplace. With over 3,500 subscribers and counting, AutoSync is the largest and fastest growing dealer and OEM software provider in Canada. The platform's suite of connected automotive software solutions brings advertising, conversion and operational support together, synchronizing the entire retail process. AutoSync's diverse range of offerings includes: vAuto, EasyDeal, xtime, Motoinsight, Activix, TAdvantage and TRFFK. Dealertrack is Canada’s largest automotive financing portal, enhancing efficiency and profitability for all major segments of the automotive, marine, recreational vehicle, motorcycle and powersport retail industries. Over 6.5 million credit applications are submitted via the Dealertrack Canada portal each year. Visit tradercorporation.com to learn more..

Responsible for supporting the operation of the AutoSync Business by providing financial and operational metrics, drivers, insights, and analysis on business performance to stakeholders against prepared budgets and forecasts. Working with Director, Financial Planning & Analysis, the Manager FP&A will make recommendations and act along with department owners, on tactics to achieve financial targets and objectives. A high level of business acumen will be required as the Manager FP&A will be expected to provide senior management with recommendations and actively influence the business decisions that are made.

Key Areas of Responsibility
- Works on periodic (weekly, monthly) preparation and presentation of drivers and metrics with analysis and insights on achievement of financial objectives.
- Supports the month end process including financial statement analysis process and associated reporting of budget and reforecast variances. Will assist the Director in making informed recommendations to Executive Management.
- Supports the business by putting a financial lens on key initiatives, such as product profitability, new product development, organizational changes, or potential acquisitions. Will be responsible for making recommendations and decisions with department owners that will ultimately impact the financial results of the company.   Must be able to communicate ideas, concepts, and financial outcomes efficiently through the use of presentation material (Powerpoint)
-Participates in the budget and forecast process with multiple stakeholders to ensure the budgets and forecasts are prepared in a timely basis in the correct format. Will be responsible for the accuracy of the data which may have a material impact on the financial results of the company. Including developing KPIs, BOD materials and other Executive materials

Job Requirements 
-University Degree or equivalent (R)
-Professional Accounting Designation CPA (CA/CMA/CGA), CFA or MBA (R)
-5+ years budgeting and forecasting experience in a medium to large corporate environment (R)
-5+ years extensive financial model building (R)
-Working experience in SAAS Company (P)
-Must be able to rapidly adapt to change and deliver under minimal supervision (R)
-Ability to make recommendations with the big picture in mind while executing analytics and reporting with a high degree of detail and accuracy (R)
-Must have advanced Excel and PowerPoint skills (R)
-Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills (R)
-Database (SQL) and VBA Programming knowledge desirable (P)

What’s in it for you…
-We understand that there is life at work and life outside of work. Here are a few benefits we all benefit from that support us to be our creative best.
 
Fitness and wellness
-We provide discounts to nation-wide gyms, onsite gyms (when we’re in the office), an Employee and Family Assistance Program, as well as a virtual wellness program.
 
Benefits from Day 1
-Gym discounts
-Local in-office free gyms
-Employee and Family Assistance program
-Weekly virtual wellness events
-In addition to in-house training, we provide an annual lifestyle allowance of $1500 so you can grow your skills.
-Conferences & training budget
-Regular internal training programs
 
Financial planning
-Let us help you invest in your future with 3% matching towards your pension and multiple forms of income protection.
 
Competitive salary
-Annual bonus structure
-3% CPP matching