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Senior Business Analyst

Apply now Job ID 43385755568 Date posted 01/20/2023

Primary Locations: Montreal, Quebec

Attendance: Hybrid

Employee Status: Regular

Schedule: Full-time


A career in finance at National Bank means contributing to the Bank’s transformation and having a direct impact on clients. As a Senior Business Analyst, you will analyze business needs and help solve complex issues in the Finance sector.

This newly created team wants to become the resource for Business Intelligence in the Finance sector. Our mission is to help transform the way Finance works by offering the skills, support and solutions that will speed up decision-making.

Your role

  • Participate in the implementation of a strategy to propel the Finance sector into an advisory role
  • Work with various stakeholders who have different mandates and varied expertise (technology, data, finance, etc.) and ensure ongoing communication
  • Coordinate mandates under your responsibility, from the analysis stage through to the solution rollout while taking care of change management
  • Understand and translate stakeholders’ business intelligence and analytical needs, document processes, and model information flows 
  • Understand complex data flows and define use cases to optimize existing solutions
  • Identify, document and develop metrics, performance indicators, business rules, reports and statistics to meet information needs
  • Lead workshops and inform communities of practice about news and opportunities
  • Define change for teams and identify potential impacts

We want to contribute to your quality of life by offering you as much flexibility as possible in your work. For example, we offer a hybrid (remote and in the office) work model, work schedule arrangements to help you achieve work/life balance, and flexible leave that you can take when it's important to you.


Required skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field and 7 to 10 years of relevant experience
  • Experience working in Agile mode and participation in business intelligence and analytical projects
  • Ability to summarize and communicate in non-technical language as well as explain specialized topics in laymen’s terms
  • Excellent organizational, planning and priority management skills
  • Diligent, curious and a self-starter
  • Demonstrated leadership and influence
  • Fully capable of adapting to new technological environments
  • Bilingualism, spoken and written (English and French) for dealing with English-speaking partners

Preferred skills

  • Knowledge of tools like Jira, Confluence and SharePoint
  • Excellent knowledge of SAP S4/HANA, Analysis for Office, and SAC
  • Comfortable leading large group meetings and making presentations

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?

#LI-SR1 #Hybrid

JobField: Finance

Unposting Date: 2023-01-31

Job Number: FIN009CT

Posting Date: 2023-01-20

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