Financial Analyst

Req ID #:  4923

At the St. Lawrence Seaway Management Corporation, our people come first. We are proud to make a real difference by contributing to a sustainable and efficient transportation of goods. Applying to join our dynamic team will make you an ambassador for a seaway that is essential to everyone’s daily life. Discover a workplace that promotes safety, diversity and innovation.


Location: Cornwall, ON; This position may be based at any of our offices; however you must be willing to travel regularly to any of the other sites covered by the Corporation, (St-Catharines, Cornwall, Brossard and St -Lambert) in order to meet with assigned clients.    

Assignment: Permanent

Hours of work: 37.5 per week
Annual salary: $92780- $103135


Your role

Are you interested in playing a key role in ensuring the success of our Finance team? Does supporting our budgeting process, preparing monthly and quarterly reports, as well as performing special financial analyses sound exciting to you? Are championing customer needs and problem solving some of your strengths?


Your place could be with us!


Our advantages

  •  Competitive compensation, defined pension plan and insurance group.
  • Performance bonus
  • Generous paid time off to promote work-life balance.
  • Employee and family assistance program.
  • Hybrid remote work to have the best of both worlds.
  • Hours of work: 37.5 hours per week, with flexibility.
  • Professional growth, wellness program and more!


Your responsibilities

  •      Gather and analyze data, create tools and prepare documentation in support of the Manageable Costs Budget Process.
  • Carry out financial impact analysis of business decisions (cost/benefit).
  • Analyze quarterly variances, forecast reports and data related to manageable and operational costs.
  • Maintain the fixed asset database, SAP master data and investment income process and prepare various reconciliations.
  • Support the month end closing process, including preparation of internal financial statements.


Your profile

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Business Administration.
  • Minimum of two (2) to five (5) years relevant experience.
  • Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation.
  • Knowledge of the complete accounting cycle, closing year-end, and external auditor files.
  • Strong knowledge of reconciliation, including bank reconciliations.
  • Advanced knowledge of costing, capital budgeting and FTE budgeting.
  • Proficient in French and English, verbal and written, in order to communicate with teams located in Quebec and Ontario.
  •      Proficiency in conveying complex financial information in simple to understand terms.
  •     Advanced proficiency in applicable computer programs and related office software (Microsoft Office, SAP, etc.).


The St. Lawrence Seaway Management Corporation is committed to diversity by encouraging an inclusive and equitable recruitment and work environment. We welcome everyone, including candidates who identify as a member of one or more of the following groups:  women, Indigenous persons, visible minorities and persons with disabilities to apply.


We would love to connect with you about this opportunity.

Please note that only those candidates under consideration will be contacted.

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