Technical Specialist Accounting
London Life Miguel
London, ON, CA
13d ago

Our Story

We are proud to announce that Canada Life will become our company brand under which our three companies service Great West Life, London Life, and Canada Life.

Together, Great-West Life, London Life and Canada Life have been in the business of keeping promises for over a century.

The new Canada Life brand combines the strengths of all three so we can better deliver on our purpose : To improve the financial, physical and mental well-being of Canadians.

We are excited about this journey. To find out more about our story, click here

Role Description

As part of this high-performance team, you will work in a fast paced environment supporting all investment funds for Canada Life, Great-

West Life and London Life by providing analytical support to management, ensuring superior customer service.

As a contributing member of the team, you will provide business decision support related to the administration of segregated funds via investment interfaces and fund manager interaction.

This team also ensures effective and appropriate financial information and controls for segregated funds are in place and followed in an accurate and timely manner.

Accountabilities :

  • Liaising with internal and external business partners on all Segregated Fund activities
  • Ensuring data integrity on Seg Fund administrative system (IRFI)
  • Providing timely and accurate segregated fund data daily and on an adhoc basis
  • Coordinating and processing various Investment Management Fee accountabilities
  • Reconciling and analyzing financial reporting and cash movement processes
  • Perform / use simple macros, end user databases and applications
  • Assisting with development and implementation of efficiency process changes
  • Fostering a positive atmosphere to maintain high level of team work within the area
  • Qualifications and Competencies :

  • Experience with Segregated Funds and / or Investments required
  • Familiarity of GRS / IRIS / IRFI business a benefit
  • Early shift start time required to meet various financial deadlines (between 7 and 7 : 30am ET)
  • Education / skills acquired at the post-secondary diploma / degree or equivalent working experience
  • Strong numerical and financial aptitude
  • Advanced MS Excel & MS Outlook required (will be evaluated)
  • Intermediate MS Word required; basic knowledge of MS Access an asset
  • Experience with mainframe an asset
  • Proven ability to adapt to changing priorities, work with a sense of urgency and accuracy
  • Proven ability to think quickly and make sound decisions
  • Proven ability to work in ambiguous and unstructured situations
  • Self motivated and detailed oriented
  • Dedicated to continual learning and self development
  • Accounting knowledge an asset
  • Excellent communication skills - verbal and written and the ability to communicate with all levels of positions within the organization
  • Discover your opportunity . Apply today!

    Great-West Life offers competitive compensation, great benefits such as medical, dental, life insurance, wellness account and personal days not to mention onsite cafeteria and fitness in our head office facilities.

    If you’d like to join our team submit your information online and introduce yourself.

    Together Great-West Life, London Life and Canada Life serve the financial security needs of more than 13 million people across Canada, with additional operations in Europe and the United States.

    As members of the Power Financial Corporation group of companies, we’re one of Canada’s leading insurers with interests in life insurance, health insurance, investment and retirement savings.

    We offer a broad portfolio of financial and benefit plan solutions for individuals, families, businesses and organizations.

    We are committed to providing an inclusive, accessible environment, where all employees and customers feel valued, respected and supported.

    We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we live, and to creating an environment where every employee has the opportunity to reach their potential.

    Great-West Lifeco would like to thank all applicants, however only those who qualify for an interview will be contacted.

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