Senior Analyst, Finance
Loblaw Companies Limited
Toronto, CA
2d ago

The decision to join a company is a big one. We have opportunities for hard working, energetic and reliable people just like you.

Why is this role important?

Reports to : Senior Manager, Finance, Discount Merchandising

Role Mandate :

This position plays a key role providing financial support to the Food Merchandising Business Unit of the Discount division.

The successful candidate will contribute to the Finance team’s ability to provide Data Driven Insights to the business and aid with the achievement of financial targets.

Accountabilities :

  • Automation of reporting & routine financial information
  • Consolidation of large amounts of complex information into simplified views
  • Variance analysis on P&L results and identification of trends
  • Monitor trends in business performance and develop predictive forecasts as required
  • Validation and preparation of period end accruals
  • Ad hoc projects and analyses
  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate with other departments and build strong working relationships
  • Weekly reporting to track financial performance
  • Role Requirements :

  • Advanced skills in Excel / Access with experience in SQL / SAS
  • Experience in business intelligence (BI) tools such as Microstrategy
  • SAP experience is preferred
  • Ideal candidate would have (or be pursuing) an accounting / finance designation
  • Financial experience in a corporate retail environment ideal
  • Self-starter with ability to thrive in ambiguity
  • Core Competencies :

  • Proactive individual with the ability to effectively manage various projects simultaneously to strict deadlines
  • Superior analytical skills with the ability to provide accurate financial information and business insights
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills to effectively source information, obtain approvals, build relationships, and provide sufficient influence to achieve success
  • Highly organized, able to prioritize multiple projects effectively and work independently in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent organizational, planning and problem-solving skills
  • How You’ll Succeed :

    At Loblaw, we seek great people to continually strengthen our culture. We believe great people model our values, are authentic, build trust and make connections.

    If that sounds like you, and you are open-minded, responsive to change and up to the challenges provided in a fast-paced retail environment, apply today.

    In addition, we believe that compliance with laws is about doing the right thing. Upholding the law is part of our Code of Conduct it reinforces what our customers and stakeholders expect of us.

    Employment Type : Full time

    Type of Role : Regular


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