This job board retrieves part of its jobs from: Healthcare Jobs | Professional Careers | Toronto Jobs

To post a job, login or create an account |  Post a Job

  Toronto Jobs  

Bringing the best, highest paying job offers near you

previous arrow
next arrow

Financial Analyst

Canadian Tire Corporation Ltd

This is a Contract position in Toronto, ON posted January 7, 2021.

Help us boldly shape retail in Canada

Canadian Tire Corporation’s (CTC) rich heritage of serving Canadians from coast-to-coast dates back to 1922. Our vision is to become the #1 retail brand in Canada by 2022 and we are focused on innovating and making important investments in our business, especially when it comes to our people. To reach our goal, we need the best talent to help us evolve and drive change across the business – and boldly help shape Canada’s retail industry. As we strive to be at the forefront of a complex and vastly changing retail industry, it is an exciting time to join the Canadian Tire family of companies.

The Financial Analyst is a key contributor to the FP&A team that provides exceptional planning, analytical, and reporting support to executives. You will work closely with other FP&A and accounting teams to understand results and provide exceptional insights. If you are excited to deep dive into financial results and passionate about telling a story to influence decisions, then this role is perfect for you!

What you’ll do

  • Provide excellent support to executives by preparing accurate and timely budgets and forecasts, monitoring results versus budget/ forecast, and providing a thorough analysis and investigating variances while identifying risks and opportunities.
  • Produce insightful, meaningful, and analytical commentary and reporting that can assist financial and non-financial stakeholders to facilitate decision making
  • Proactively build and improve financial models to assist with regular and ad hoc analysis and reporting
  • Collaborate with various FP&A teams to consolidate financial results
  • Anticipate and support evolving financial performance reporting needs and work with cross functional teams to drive improvements and process changes
  • Participate as a subject matter expert in special projects and ad hoc analysis as required

Who you are

We are looking for individuals who are:

  • Creative and courageous, with the ability to manage in an environment of change and ambiguity to help us take bold, strategic moves in this rapidly evolving retail environment
  • Action oriented, and comfortable taking calculated risks to better serve our customers and business
  • Outcome focused, critical thinkers with the ability to analyze and visualize, to ensure continuous improvement across our entire business
  • Collaborative team players with superior influencing skills, who build relationships easily across various stakeholder groups to move initiatives forward

What you’ve done

  • University degree or College diploma in Business, Finance/Accounting, or business related discipline
  • Are currently pursuing or have obtained an accounting designation (CPA, CA, CMA, CGA)
  • Minimum of 2+ years in a business or financial analysis role
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills accompanied with strong business acumen
  • Experience with building and improving financial models
  • Advanced working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Access
  • Strong interpersonal, communication (both written and verbal) and presentation skills with ability to articulate complex financial results and build and maintain strong relationships
  • Attention to detail, organized, motivated self-starter and with ability to thrive in an environment responsive to changing business requirements
  • Team player and open to new challenge
  • Working knowledge of PeopleSoft, HFM and SQL is an asset

About Canadian Tire Corporation

Canadian Tire and its family of companies are boldly shaping retail in Canada and we continue to deliver a positive experience for our customers. As one of the most trusted brands in Canada, our employees take pride in the work we do across the country. It’s more than the iconic triangle that keeps our employees around. From benefits and perks, to learning and development opportunities, to our commitment to Jumpstart – these are some of the many reasons why Canadian Tire Corporation is one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies.

To learn more about this team and the Canadian Tire family of companies follow us on LinkedIn.


Canadian Tire is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace for all. We recognize that our future success depends on the perspectives and contributions of all our employees — their diverse backgrounds, abilities and experiences make our business stronger. If you are contacted for a job opportunity, please advise us of any accommodations needed to ensure fair and equitable access throughout the recruitment and selection process. All accommodation information provided will be treated as confidential and used only for the purpose of providing an accessible candidate experience.