Mackenzie Investments Senior Business Analyst in Toronto, Ontario

The Business Analysis Department is currently accepting applications for the position of Senior Business Analyst reporting to the Director Fund Services Support. The Business Analyst will be responsible for the successful completion of a wide range of departmental and corporate initiatives. The Senior Business Analyst will work closely with management and other business leaders to analyze and change business processes, involving MPOWER, SAP, Simcorp Dimension and several other systems used within Fund Services as well as providing ongoing support on these applications.

The primary responsibilities of the successful candidate will be to:

  • Develop, recommend, implement and manage various Fund Services solutions that in turn support a specific company-wide strategic or department initiative.

  • Administer and develop interfaces between existing and new hardware and applications.

  • Provide support to various departments within Fund Services on a wide range of applications.

  • Participate in project planning and status meetings.

  • Accountability for project results with a focus on impact to operations, mitigation of risks, time/cost benefits, quality and scope

  • Execution and implementation of change management methodology for system changes including documentation and enhancing controls where necessary

  • Prepare monthly financial reporting packages

The following qualifications will assist the successful candidate in accomplishing these responsibilities:

  • University degree with a major in finance and accounting.

  • A post-graduate business degree or accounting designation is an asset.

  • 4 to 7 years experience in the Financial Industry

  • Advanced knowledge and proficiency on MS Office, Microsoft Access and Visual Basic.

  • Proven effective analytical, organizational and decision making skills required.

  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills sufficient to articulate factual and conceptual information on issues requiring detailed explanation.

  • Must be able to work within tight deadlines and manage multiple projects simultaneously.

  • Proven ability in executing project deliverables.

  • Must be able to work autonomously and within a team environment as well as an ability to maintain productive and collaborative relationships with colleagues and senior management within the Company to obtain, provide, verify and discuss information.

Internal Applicants:

If you are interested in applying for this position please direct applications on-line using the “apply for this job” icon located at the bottom or to the left of the posting. If you would like to refer someone for the position please email the posting using the “email this job” option. All resumes should be received by November 24, 2016. If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact Human Resources. Please record your extension number on your resume and cover letter. This position is a job grade 11 and a referral bonus level 2.

External Applicants:

We thank all applicants for their interest in Mackenzie Investments; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Mackenzie Investments offers an exciting and challenging work environment, a competitive base salary, performance-based bonuses, excellent benefits, recognition for your accomplishments, and opportunities for personal and professional growth.

Mackenzie Investments is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing employment accommodations in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility of Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Please advise Human Resources if you require an accommodation.

File # 16-132

Job Type (EN): Full Time

Job Industry (Choose up to 3 industries) (EN): Financial Services and Banking

Career Level (EN): Experienced