Financial Analyst, Advertising Revenue

February 23 2021
Industries Telecommunications
Categories Accounting, Finance, Analyst, Financial Analysis, Information Technology, Marketing, Communications, Public Relations
Montreal, QC

Req Id: 277515

At Bell, we do more than build world-class networks, develop innovative services and create original multiplatform media content – we advance how Canadians connect with each other and the world.

If you’re ready to bring game-changing ideas to life and join a community that values, 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 Bell Media team creates and delivers the best Canadian and international content across our digital media, television, radio, and out-of-home advertising platforms. We’re looking for innovative team players ready to take some of the most well-known entertainment brands in the country to the next level.

The Bell Media Revenue Reporting team provides consolidated advertising sales reporting and analysis across multiple lines of business. Incumbents will be responsible for querying and extracting data from multiple source systems, providing consolidated reporting and value-added analysis for multiple internal stakeholders, in addition to playing a critical role in all aspects of financial management.

Job Duties/Accountabilities:

  • Generate consolidated reporting from multiple sources
  • Streamline and automate the reporting processes within the team in order to provide higher level of service to business units
  • Provide daily, weekly and monthly reporting and analysis to various departments under tight timelines
  • Identify and provide reports and analysis based on current and future business requirements
  • Work with internal business clients to design and develop new reporting requirements within evolving software and database infrastructure and business needs
  • Assist in the development and maintenance of monthly results package – including variance commentary, analysis and other insights
  • Assist with the tracking and recording of various strategic contracts
  • Prepare financial management reports for Senior Management and ensure the accuracy and integrity of financial results
  • Partner with revenue management, various finance primes and other internal stakeholders as needed in the development of the monthly forecast, 3 year plan and annual budget, including building a driver based model
  • Assist the team in the full financial cycle from planning, forecasting to results - Responsible for month-end closure activities, including journal entry review and processing, accrual reviews, et
  • Ad hoc projects as required

Essential Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience is required with a focus on business & financial studies or applied information technology
  • Experience in analytics and process improvement
  • Working experience in the Broadcast or Media industry is an asset
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications – notably Excel, Power Point and Excel Add In (ThinkCell)
  • Strong data manipulation and data mining skills, with an acute attention to detail
  • Knowledge of BCE financial tools and systems (BPC & SAP) (Asset)
  • Strong computer experience, business intelligence tools and database queries
  • Autonomous and disciplined self-starter who can work in a demanding and rapidly changing environment.
  • Good understanding of the broadcasting/Media industry
  • Strong organizational abilities and comfortable working with ambiguity
  • Strong leadership and communication/presentation skills
  • Ability to work overtime as required by the business
  • Manage a number of projects simultaneously, prioritize issues and meet tight deadlines


Bilingualism is an asset (English and French); adequate knowledge of French is required for positions in Quebec.

Additional Information:

Position Type: Management
Job Status: Regular - Full Time
Job Location: Canada : Ontario : Toronto || Canada : Quebec : Montreal
Application Deadline: 03/08/2021

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. We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities.

Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. For a confidential inquiry, simply email your recruiter directly or to make arrangements. If you have questions regarding accessible employment at Bell please email our Diversity & Inclusion Team at

Created: Canada, QC, Montreal

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