• Senior Financial Reporting Analyst

    Job Location CA-MB-Winnipeg
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(10/4/2018 2:20 PM)
    Job ID
    Great West Life
    Job Category
    Job Type
    Full Time
    Job Industry
    Financial Services and Banking, Insurance
    Career Level
    Posted End Date
  • Job Description

    The Senior Financial Reporting Analyst is responsible for the coordination and preparation of consolidated reporting for the Lifeco Controller’s Division in an accurate and timely manner.  This includes supporting the preparation of regulatory reporting (including OSFI reporting), budgeting and expenses analysis, data analytics, internal management reporting and the Management Discussion & Analysis.



    • Compile and analyze a wide variety of financial reports to support consolidated regulatory and compliance reports, the Management Discussion and Analysis, and other published information.
    • Assist with preparation of Lifeco Global Services budget and ongoing analysis of actual to budget variances.
    • Compile and analyze reports for Senior Management and Board Reporting.
    • Review and analyze accounting and regulatory policies as well as disclosure requirements.
    • Assist with quarterly general ledger closing processes.
    • Identify, make recommendations and implement policy/procedure improvements as appropriate.
    • Assist with the implementation of new technology and data analytics tools.
    • Participate in special/ad hoc projects, as required. 

    Qualifications and Competencies:

    • University degree, either in commerce or finance, majoring in accounting, with a professional accounting designation – CGA, CMA or CA.
    • 2-3 years of experience in a related accounting job function.
    • Conversant with International Financial Reporting Standards.
    • Excellent analytical, problem solving and decision making abilities.
    • Demonstrated ability to handle multiple priorities while managing deadlines.
    • Superior communication skills (both written and oral).
    • Proficient with Microsoft Office, including Outlook and advanced Excel functions including pivot tables.
    • SAP experience would be considered an asset.

    We offer a challenging, team-oriented work environment, competitive income and benefits, and opportunities for professional and personal development and growth.


    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 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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