Senior Financial Analyst (Thrive Group)

Hamilton, Ontario, Canada Full-time

Thrive Group is currently hiring a full time Senior Financial Analyst to join our Finance Team.

Under the direction of the Director of Finance, the Senior Financial Analyst assists in the provision of Financial Services for Thrive Group organizations. Assists with the development, coordination and monitoring of the total agency budget.  Prepares and monitors internal financial statements and reports.  Provides cost reduction recommendations to leadership to enhance financial strength.  Assists the Director of Finance to establish accounting controls, and policies and procedures to ensure the security of assets.   Guides and supports managers in all aspects of financial management.  Prepares complete year-end and audit working papers, ensuring a successful audit process.  Guides Thrive Group leadership in the building and monitoring of program and service budgets.  Is responsible for promoting a highly engaged, customer-oriented organizational culture.     


  • A degree in Business Administration or Accounting with an accounting designation (CA, CGA, CMA, CPA) or equivalent.
  • Three years of accounting experience, preferably within a unionized non-profit, social service or health service environment.
  • Proficient working with a variety of data management and accounting software systems, including strong Microsoft Office skills particularly with Excel  Intimate knowledge of financial management principles, practices and procedures in accordance with provincial and federal legislation. 
  • Knowledge of The Canadian Pension Plan legislation; The Employment Insurance Act; The Income Tax Act and Employment Standards Legislation are required.
  • A demonstrated ability to deal with a diverse range of people is essential. 
  • Must be able to think and act strategically and problem-solve effectively. 
  • Previous experience in non-profit accounting, including third-party grant accounting, compliance and reporting desirable. 
  • Must be able to give and take direction and build strong relationships across multiple disciplines. 
  • Must possess superior organizational, communication and written skills; and be able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license and reliable vehicle. 

Job Type: Full-time

Qualified applicants are invited to  submit your resume and cover letter, quoting “Thrive-Senior Financial Analyst”, in confidence, using the Apply feature below, or submit by fax at 905-383-7112. 

Thrive Group welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. If you require accommodation in the completion of this application please contact the HR Department at 289-309-8477 or by email at