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Senior Analyst

Apply now Job ID 43589860736 Date posted 01/24/2023

Primary Locations: Montreal, Quebec

Attendance: Remote

Employee Status: Temporary

Schedule: Full-time


  • Do you want to help implement a new accounting standard?
  • Do you want to actively contribute to the success of the insurance subsidiary?
  • Are you known for being genuine, open to change and very agile?

The Insurance Accounting team is looking for a Senior Analyst to join the IFRS 17 project team to support them in implementing this new accounting standard. To grow with us means evolving in a dynamic and effective team. You’ll have the opportunity to learn and develop within a team that values collaboration, innovation and agility.
Reporting to the Senior Manager, Insurance Accounting, you will interact with various members from the accounting team to provide your accounting expertise regarding the implementation of the new standard.

Take part in the Bank’s transformation. Submit your application today!

Your role

  • Actively participate in the implementation of IFRS 17, which requires extensive financial and accounting expertise
  • Take part in implementing statutory financial statements in the IFRS 17 format
  • Act as a resource person for management and the IFRS 17 project team
  • Participate in committees and workshops
  • Orient the Bank’s strategic decisions by providing analyses and recommendations that have a material impact on the quality of decisions made by management
  • Contribute to the continuous improvement of accounting processes and operational efficiency

More specifically you’ll be required to:

  • Act as an expert accountant within the IFRS 17 project team
  • Analyze, interpret and understand the requirements of IFRS 17
  • Help document, optimize and implement new processes for producing financial information in order to meet IFRS 17 requirements
  • Actively collaborate with stakeholders from various groups (IT, Actuaries, Accounting and Operations)
  • Work closely with the two accounting senior analysts assigned to the IFRS 17 project in order to help the project team implement the new accounting standard, which involves the production of monthly financial statements and the documentation of processes

The team works 100% remotely, with some in-person meetings to develop partnership within the team. We want to contribute to your quality of life by offering you as much flexibility as possible in your work. For example, we offer work schedule arrangements to help you achieve work/life balance and flexible leave that you can take when it’s important to you.


Skills required

  • Hold the CPA professional designation
  • Very strong computer application skills (Excel)
  • Good knowledge of IFRS
  • Very good interpersonal skills and ability to adapt
  • Strong analytical and synthesis skills
  • Sense of initiative, commitment and leadership
  • Excellent communication skills in French (spoken/written)
  • Ambassador of the Bank’s cultural values: agility, partnership and empowerment

Preferred skills

  • Knowledge of SAP
  • Knowledge of the insurance industry and IFRS 17
  • Experience in internal and external audit

Your benefits

In addition to competitive compensation, upon hiring you’ll be eligible for a wide range of flexible benefits to help promote your wellbeing and that of your family.

  • Health and wellness program, including many options
  • Flexible group insurance
  • Generous pension plan
  • Employee Share Ownership Plan
  • Employee and Family Assistance Program
  • Preferential banking services
  • Initiatives promoting community involvement
  • Telemedicine service
  • Virtual sleep clinic

These are a few of the benefits available to you. We have an offer that keeps up with trends as well as your needs and those of your family. 

Our dynamic work environments and cutting-edge collaboration tools foster a positive employee experience. We actively listen to employees’ ideas. Whether through our surveys or programs, regular feedback and ongoing communication is encouraged.

We're putting people first

We're a bank on a human scale that stands out for its courage, entrepreneurial culture, and passion for people. Our mission is to have a positive impact on peoples' lives.

Our core values of partnership, agility, and empowerment inspire us, and inclusivity is central to our commitments. We offer a barrier-free workplace that is accessible to all employees. 

We want our recruitment process to be fully accessible. If you require accommodations, feel free to let us know during your first conversations with us.

We welcome all candidates! What can you bring to our team?

Ready to live your ambitions?

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Particular Condition:Temporary position lasting 22 months.

JobField: Finance

Unposting Date: 2023-02-07

Job Number: FIN009CW

Posting Date: 2023-01-24

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