Senior Financial Analyst (AVP)

Permanent job offered at Centre-ville de Montréal

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  • Public Financial Statements
  • IFRS
  • Accounting Complexity
  • Special Projects & Process Improvement



A well-known international financial institution is looking for a Senior Analyst to join their team. The incumbent will report to an approachable, outgoing manager who likes proactive people and takes the time to follow up with their teams on a regular basis.  You will work with a very diverse team of young, bright and dynamic people. Great challenges and projects await you.


You will be responsible for the control of investment accounting and period ends. In addition, you will ensure the complete accounting cycle of the investments by reviewing and supervising the journal entries, the reconciliation, the balance sheets and the transactions. You will also perform variance and profitability analyses; analyze variances and define trends. You will also support the reporting team in the production of financial statements. You will be responsible for the maintenance of the ledgers (entries + analyses). You will apply the required controls, ensure the accuracy of the balance sheets and prepare the reconciliations of the balance sheet accounts. You will perform second level controls on the reconciliations performed by the operations teams. In addition, you will be heavily involved in projects and process improvements. You will work to automate and improve processes. In addition, you will implement digital tools to facilitate the completion of tasks and document the various processes. You will be the link with the internal audit team and finally, you will play the role of business partner with the other teams.


This position offers the opportunity to be in contact with all finance functions. In addition, the company offers the possibility of international mobility and career progression. 


Bilingual CPA (or CPA Pending), experience in a financial institution and knowledge of financial products are assets. The ideal candidate is proactive and has good interpersonal skills.

About us

CIELO is a recruitment firm specializing in finance, accounting and management in Quebec, Canada and internationally. Our head office is located in downtown Montreal. Only successful candidates will be invited to an interview. We would like to thank all the candidates for showing interest in this position. The masculine form is used to lighten the text.

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