Manager, Finance, Network

Date: Dec 4, 2018

Location: Montreal, QC, CA

Company: Bell

Req Id: 223979


At Bell, we do more than build world-class networks, develop innovative services and create original multiplatform media content – we’re revolutionizing how Canadians communicate.

If you’re ready to bring game-changing ideas to life and join a community that values bold ideas, professional growth and employee wellness, we want you on the Bell team. 

The Finance Team manages the performance and risk profile of Bell, ensuring the needs of customers, investors and employees are balanced with long-term business success. We work closely with internal and external stakeholders to develop and execute plans that help the company achieve its strategic objectives and ensure financial sustainability.  

The successful candidate will actively participate in the development of the financial plan, monitor performance and analyze key drivers of the financial results including balance sheet, free cash flow and working capital for the Network group.


Job duties/Accountabilities:

  • The candidate will report to the Senior Manager – Network Finance
  • Monthly financial and management reporting of balance sheet, FCF and Working Capital, including analysis and variance reports relative to budget, forecast and prior year.
  • Support the development of business plans and strategies with in-depth financial analysis of options and by assisting in the development of financial and performance measurements for the business.
  • Lead the annual budget-building processes as well as quarterly forecast updates for selected areas of the business. This involves working as a team member with other business unit managers, soliciting advice and recommendations, and presenting the end result to Senior Management with associated justification.
  • Report monthly results in varying formats, ensuring the most meaningful medium for each audience.
  • Manage multiple priorities and demands originating from a diverse group of customers located throughout the Finance organizations and develop strong working relationships throughout the organization.
  • Manage special project requests and provide financial support to the Operational team.
  • Recommend and implement process improvements.


Critical qualifications/Competencies:

  • Understanding of financial and management accounting concepts
  • Strong financial and business modeling capabilities
  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills
  • Proactive and results driven
  • Ability to effectively communicate and present complex ideas in simplified terms
  • Proven leadership ability
  • Ability to meet deadlines and to work under time pressure
  • Ability to work individually and as part of a team
  • Excellent skills in Excel and Power Point


Preferred qualifications / Competencies:

  • Strong analytical and logical skills, strong sense of autonomy and management of ambiguous situations
  • Strong background in Network and/or Finance (2-3 years of relevant experience)
  • Professional Accounting Designation or working towards certification, (CMA, CA or CGA) is considered an asset
  • Knowledge of SAP, BI and BPC


Bilingualism is required (English and French)


Additional Information:

Position Type: Management
Job Location: Canada : New Brunswick : Fredericton || Canada : New Brunswick : Saint John || Canada : Nova Scotia : Halifax || Canada : Ontario : Mississauga || Canada : Quebec : Montreal
Application Deadline: 12/28/2018

Please apply directly online to be considered for this role.  Applications through email will not be accepted.


At Bell, we don’t just accept difference - we celebrate it. We’re committed to fostering an inclusive, equitable, and accessible workplace where every team member feels valued, respected, and supported, and has the opportunity to reach their full potential.


Created: CanadaQC, Montreal

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