Financial Analyst Job at Canada Life Assurance Company – in Toronto, ON
About GWL Realty Advisors
GWLRA is a leader in both the commercial and multi-residential real estate industries. Driven by our values of Integrity, Ambition, Creativity, and Empathy, our vision is to be a sustainable company known for exceptional real estate management, trusted advice, and outstanding service by consistently fulfilling our mission to deliver strong, long-term results for our clients.
In this role, you’ll have the opportunity to:
Work closely with the CFO to support the corporate functions of the business.
Develop long-range planning model, analyze business drivers to support business insight and decisions.
Provide analytic support for the evaluation of growth initiatives.
Work with business units to identify KPIs, develop method for tracking and reporting.
Prepare materials for presentation to various levels of the organization.
Regularly assess processes for improvement opportunities.
Assist with special projects as required
Work closely with members of the Finance team and their business partners to bring together the analysis for senior executive presentations and reporting packages
Work closely with members of the finance teams during annual corporate budgeting and forecasting processes, including preparing analysis and presentation materials
High degree of flexibility to adapt to changing priorities and demands of business partners
3+ years of experience in financial modeling and reporting
Strong proficiency with MS Office, Excel (advanced), Word, Outlook, PowerPoint etc. required.
Post-secondary education in finance/ business administration/ economics/ mathematics
High energy self-starter with exceptional analytical, data management, financial dashboard modeling and reporting skills
Ability to work with large amounts of data and work well under pressure
Ability to manage multiple tasks within tight deadlines on an ongoing basis
Accurate and detail-oriented; ability to interpret information and present it in simple manner; strong problem-solving skills
Strong sense of collaboration and initiative
CPA or CFA
Reporting and financial modelling experience in the Real Estate industry
Knowledge of Yardi Voyager 7S would be an asset
Experience running a variety of macros and/or formulas in MS Excel and Power BI
Learn more about our commercial and residential businesses, our values, and careers at GWLRA!
Our Commitment to Diversity
GWL Realty Advisors is an equal opportunity employer. It prohibits discrimination based on age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and any other legally protected class in accordance with applicable federal, provincial and local laws. We are committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible workplace. If you are contacted for an interview and require accommodation during the interviewing process, please let us know
Position Type: Full time permanent position
About the Company
Company: Canada Life Assurance Company –
Company Location: Toronto, ON