Financial Reporting Analyst



Position Description:

The Financial Reporting Analyst works closely with the Manager, Corporate Reporting Manager and Manager, Financial Reporting to prepare consolidated financial statements for public company reporting and lead the Financial Reporting team.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Prepares monthly consolidation working papers and monthly reports to the Board of Directors and Executive Management
  • Reviews certain monthly working papers prepared by Intermediate and Senior Accountants
  • Prepares / reviews audit working papers and fields queries from external and internal auditors
  • Reviews journal entries and prepares analysis related to all major financial statement captions. Reviews less complex analysis to ensure accuracy of financial reporting
  • Review and mange annual and quarterly financial statements for non-public stand-alone entities
  • Assists in resolving complex accounting reconciliations
  • Assists with review, analysis, and documentation of accounting policies and procedures
  • Assists with preparation and review of public company filings including consolidated financial statements, MD&A, and 20-F. Reviews supporting schedules for certain note disclosures.
  • Assists with process redevelopment and enhancement of internal controls
  • Assists with preparation of annual budget and quarterly forecasts
  • Provides training to new/junior staff as needed
  • Performs other duties as required  


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce, Accounting, Management, or equivalent from a recognized institution
  • Certified in a recognized professional accounting membership (e.g. CPA)
  • Minimum 5-years of accounting experience in audit and/or industry including exposure to financial statement preparation and disclosure
  • Experience with foreign currency transactions and intercompany transactions
  • Understands and has applied internal controls and process redevelopment
  • Very good working knowledge of MS Office applications specifically Excel and Word
  • Strong communication skills to lead and coach less experienced staff members
  • Ability to work under pressure with strict deadlines
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to multitask
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong analytical skills

Additional Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with a public company and SEC requirements
  • Some experience with multiple office organization
  • Familiar with financial systems software (e.g. NetSuite)

If this sounds like a great opportunity for you, click on the APPLY FOR THIS POSITION button below and take a few moments to complete an application and upload your resume. Seaspan employees can apply through the Internal Career Centre, please check SeaNet for the instructions on how to do so.

Atlas Corp. and Seaspan Corporation are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status. 

We thank all applicants in advance. If your application is shortlisted to be included in the interview process, one of our team will be in contact with you. No agency calls please.


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