CBU COOP ONLY – FINANCIAL ASSISTANT (CO-OP) MAY-AUGUST 2016

Requirements

Halifax Robert L. Stanfield International Airport is Atlantic Canada’s principal full-service airport providing passengers and cargo clients with access to markets across Canada, the United States, the Caribbean Basin, Europe, and Asia. It’s the only airport in Atlantic Canada to offer Canada Customs services on a 24 hour, seven day a week basis, and U.S. preclearance. The Airport, a major economic generator valued at almost $1.3 billion to the provincial economy, annually serves over 3.6 million passengers and processes more than 32,000 metric tonnes of cargo. A recognized innovator in the global airport industry, Halifax Stanfield is the first airport in North America to offer a self-service baggage drop system for all passengers and is consistently ranked among the best airports in the world.

Responsibilities

ROLE PROFILE:
Reporting to the Financial Analyst, the successful candidate will work as an active member of the Business Planning Budgeting section within the Finance Department.
Duties will include:
 Financial Analysis
 Assisting in Financial Statement Preparation
 Preparation of Analytical Reports
 Develop Analytical Reports
 Leasing and Contracting Assignments
 Contracting and Procurement Assignments
 Ad hoc Assignments

This opportunity is ideal for a hard working self-starter who values the importance of teamwork and demonstrates excellent oral and written communication skills. You must be proficient with MS Office software with particular focus on MS Excel and MS Word MS PowerPoint would be considered an asset. You should be comfortable learning and using business software applications. Preference will be given to students enrolled in their third year Commerce or Business Administration degree program with a major in Accounting or Finance. Previous experience working in an office environment would be an asset.

Application Details

Details:
 Pay Rate $17.50 per hour plus 4% vacation pay
 Monday – Friday 37.5 hours per week
 Commencing May 9, 2016 and ending August 26, 2016 (16 weeks)
Closing date for applications is February 1, 2016 quoting competition number HIAA-16-03; please send cover letter, resume and transcript of marks to:
Jennifer Currie, Student Placement Officer, SSOB
E-mail:   jennifer_currie@cbu.ca
Or please contact your Co-op office for information on how to apply. For more information on Halifax International Airport Authority visit our website at www.hiaa.ca
We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.   HIAA is an equal opportunity employer
We encourage women, Aboriginals, persons with disabilities and racially visible persons to apply and self-identify