Senior Financial Analyst

Employer
Seapeak
Location
Vancouver, British Columbia (CA)
Salary
Competitive salary plus bonus scheme
Posted
Jan 24, 2022
Closes
Feb 23, 2022
Job Function
Corporate Finance
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors

About Seapeak

Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners (“Stonepeak”), a leading asset manager with approximately $43.5 billion under management, has recently acquired Teekay LNG Partners L.P. and, as part of this acquisition, has renamed the company Seapeak LLC.  For Seapeak, this transaction will provide improved access to competitively priced capital for both fleet renewal and future growth in the gas space, in addition to opportunities in other marine-based businesses. The successful candidate will be employed by Seapeak and directly support its businesses.

Seapeak is one of the world’s largest independent owners and operators of Liquefied Natural Gas (“LNG”) carriers, providing LNG and Liquefied Petroleum Gas (“LPG”) services primarily under long-term, fee-based charter contracts through its interests in 47 LNG carriers, 20 mid-size LPG carriers, and seven multi-gas carriers. Seapeak’s ownership interests in these vessels range from 20 to 100 percent. In addition, Seapeak owns a 30 percent interest in an LNG regasification terminal.

Position Summary

In this role, you will be part of a high performing team of financial specialists who work closely with Senior Management in evaluating and executing our overall corporate strategy. You will be responsible for preparing and utilizing financial forecasts and financial models to be used as tools to analyze key business and financial decisions. You have a desire to further develop your career in the areas of FP&A and Corporate Development.

This is a great opportunity to leverage your analytical mindset while making a meaningful impact on the future of a large international company that is a leader in its industry.

Major Responsibilities

  • Preparation of various financial models and analyses for M&A opportunities, capital investment decisions and long-term contract proposals. In short, you will be responsible for the delivery of quality and accurate detailed financial analysis for capital allocation decisions.
  • Assist with the preparation and review of Seapeak’s long-term financial forecasts and projections. Various members of the team will provide parts of the forecast which will then be consolidated, and specific metrics are generated from this for planning and decision-making purposes.   
  • You will work closely with other members of the finance and accounting team. You will assist with the preparation of financial materials for quarterly Board meetings, analyze the economics of key investment decisions, provide input for presentations to Senior Management and help in developing financial materials for various external parties such as commercial banks, JV partners and investors.
  • Supporting the Company’s Corporate Units. This includes preparing valuations for Accounting and Tax, such as impairment testing, derivative valuations, and inter-company transactions, and assisting the Finance Department with the analysis and execution of commercial debt and capital markets transactions.
  • Opportunity to expand your skillset and further your corporate finance knowledge by cross-training in Treasury, learning more about the debt portfolio, short-term liquidity forecast and gaining exposure to cash management, foreign exchange and interest rate risk management. The successful applicant may be called-upon periodically for back-fill in these areas.

Requirements (Knowledge, Skill & Abilities)

  • CPA with an interest to pursue (or already pursuing) a CFA or CBV.
  • Exceptional financial modelling skills are essential along with a working knowledge of valuation/finance theory and techniques.
  • Strong analytical skills and previous forecasting experience including variance analysis, scenario planning, etc.
  • Excellent written, verbal and presentation skills. Ability to communicate complex financial concepts in an understandable manner to non-financial stakeholders.
  • An understanding of US GAAP financial reporting rules and standards is helpful in-order to bridge historical financials to forecasted financials. 
  • Must produce deliverables with a high degree of accuracy and have a keen eye for detail.
  • High proficiency with Excel and Power Point. Working knowledge of Word.
  • Intellectual curiosity and the ability to identify problems and their potential solutions.
  • Strong organizational skills and time management skills.
  • Customer service focus.

Preferred:

  • Shipping industry experience or Oil & Gas experience.
  • Familiarity with SAP BPC
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