Financial Analyst, Day & Ross Transportation Group; Hartland

Accounting / Finance



The Day & Ross Transportation Group is currently seeking a full-time Financial Analyst in Hartland, NB.

About the role

The Financial Analyst is responsible for preparation and analysis of various financial reports, supporting business units and staff in the preparation of forecasts and budgets, and collaborating with the accounting team on month end and year end activities. Works closely with the Director of FP&A to identify financial issues and opportunities. Timeliness, accuracy, and commitment to deadlines are imperative.  

About the employer

With a focus on quality customer service that extends to our valued employees, Day & Ross has been continuously recognized as an honored recipient of Canada’s Best Managed Companies since 2005. We offer our full-time employees a generous Benefits package and a company matched Pension plan.


To be successful in this role, you will exceptionally complete the following (not an exhaustive list of responsibilities):

  • Play a key supporting role in the management of the capital expenditure cycle (development, approval, forecasting, adherence to corporate policy)
  • Preparation of REA/CapEx Requests (Request for Expenditure Authorization) for the business
  • Assist in the annual budgeting process by providing financial support to the business divisions, preparation of capital spend forecast, etc.  
  • Preparation and delivery of routine management reports, daily, weekly, monthly.
  • Active participation in month end & quarter end processes by gathering information, pushing deadlines, finalizing presentations, preparing reconciliations, QBR reporting, etc.  May prepare month end and quarter end report for small business units.
  • Provide financial support & direction to smaller business units (DRTN, SCS)
  • Keep the Director of FP&A informed on any progress or setbacks
  • Other projects related to financial analysis as required


To be qualified for this role, please ensure your resume clearly displays some or all of the following:

  • Post-secondary degree or diploma in business, management, or accounting.
  • Holds or is enrolled in the accounting designation program (CPA)
  • 3+ years of progressive business/financial analysis and or reporting experience.
  • Experience in the transportation industry preferred.
  • Numbers oriented; ability to research, understand, analyze and report on financial information
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Leadership Skills
  • Ability to meet and/or exceed deadlines with accuracy
  • Strong MS Office skills, Excel and Power Point in particular
  • Excellent communication skills both written & verbal
  • Customer oriented with strong interpersonal skills.  
  • Ability to work independently and to collaborate with a team
  • Ability to work independently and to collaborate with a team
  • Strong MS Office skills, particularly Excel
  • Excellent communication skills both written & verbal
  • French considered an asset

The working environment can include long periods of sitting at a desk and on a phone.

To Apply

Please apply directly on our website at or send your resume to and note the job title and location in the subject line.

Please note that the successful candidate will be subject to reference and criminal background checks prior to employment.

We thank you for your application, but only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

As a federally regulated employer, The Day & Ross Transportation Group fully supports the principles of employment equity and encourages all qualified members of the designated groups to apply.