Analyst, Financial Reporting

July 14 2021
Industries Bank, Insurance, Financial services
Categories Accounting, Finance, Financial Accounting, Financial Analysis, Reporting Business Analyst
Montreal, QC

With over 172,9 billion in assets under management as of March 31 2021, Fiera Capital, an independent firm, is one of Canada’s leading investment managers. We deliver customized multi-asset solutions across public and private market asset classes to institutional, financial intermediary and private wealth clients across North America, Europe and key markets in Asia. We strive to be at the forefront of investment-management science, and we are passionate about creating sustainable wealth for clients. Fiera Capital is recognized for our talented people. Our teams collaborate and seek to draw on the global industry’s most innovative and diverse offerings to craft strategies that meet the needs of any client, anywhere they are located.

Why join Fiera Capital:

• Inclusive workplace and diverse background of employees
• Growth and development opportunities
• Entrepreneurial industry-leading company with a purposeful mission
• Flexible work arrangements, competitive compensation and benefits
• Collaborative approach, innovative and culture of integrity
• Ambitious organization who strives for excellence

What we are looking for:

Under the supervision of the Manager, Fund Administration, the Analyst, Financial Reporting will be part of a growing team within a global organization focused on preparation of the financial statements and the management reports of fund performance (“MRFP”) of the Fiera funds. He will be exposed to a vast range of public and private funds with a multitude of strategies (fixed income, equity, alternative, etc.). In collaboration with members of his team, he will participate in the implementation of continuous improvement initiatives on processes and business procedures. The position will be part of a dynamic global team with fund businesses in various jurisdictions that is striving to implement industry best practices and drive continuous improvement across the organization.

Your responsabilities:

  • Participate in the planning and production of financial statements and MRFP of the Fiera funds;
  • Create draft versions of financial statements and MRFP using available content, templates and guidelines;
  • Manage relationship of third-party service providers and vendors to ensure execution of duties to the highest standard (auditors, translator, typesetting service provider, printer, Fund Administrators);
  • Develop and write new content when needed;
  • Proofread documents to ensure consistency of information and make corrections when needed;
  • Perform validation checks including variance analysis to detect potential errors;
  • Review documents for layout of text and graphics, and check for compositional errors;
  • Use commenting and editing tools to complete assignments;
  • Manage deadlines and monitor ongoing progress of the financial statement preparation and MRFP production, and address any production issues;
  • Compare original and translated documents to ensure the accuracy, among other things, of numbers, names, dates, etc.;
  • Participate in various projects to optimize processes for Fiera funds;
  • Develop enhanced procedures for a growing global pooled vehicle business.

Must have requirements to be successful in this role:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting
  • CPA designation, or in process of obtaining it
  • Good knowledge of IFRS
  • Basic knowledge of regulation 81-106
  • Experience in fund administration / fund accounting (an asset)
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Meticulous, methodical and sharp sense of observation
  • Autonomous, sense of organization and ability to prioritize
  • Client-service oriented and team spirit
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Fluently bilingual (English and French) both written and oral

The use of masculine is for the sole purpose of lightening the text and refers to both women and men.

Fiera Capital subscribes to the principle of employment equity. Our staff are our most valuable asset and our goal is to create an inclusive and equitable environment where everyone can reach their true potential.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability, genetic information, or any other federal, state or local protected class. Fiera Capital will not tolerate any form of discrimination or harassment.

All staffing decisions, including hiring and promotion decisions, will be based on merit, skills, performance and business needs. We are pleased to receive applications from qualified individuals from a variety of backgrounds. Job applicants who are individually selected for an interview will be notified that accommodations are available upon request. If a selected participant requests accommodation, Fiera Capital shall consult with the applicant and provide, or arrange for the provision of, a suitable accommodation in a manner that takes into account the applicant’s accessibility needs due to disability.

We thank all applicants for their interest in a career with Fiera Capital. We will only communicate with those selected for an interview.

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