Finance Analyst, ESG Finance

Requisition ID:  180857 

Career Group:  Corporate Office Careers 

Job Category:  Finance Ext Reporting & Consolidation 

Travel Requirements:  0 - 10%

Job Type:  Full-Time


Country: Canada (CA) 

Province: Ontario; Nova Scotia  

City: Mississauga, Stellarton

Location: Tahoe Office 

Postal Code: L4W 0C7 


Our family of 131,000 employees and franchise affiliates share a collective passion for delivering exceptional shopping experiences and amazing food to all our customers. Our mission is to nurture the things that make life better – great experiences, families, communities, and our employees. We are a family nurturing families.  


A proudly Canadian company, we started in a small town in Nova Scotia but we are now in communities of all sizes across this great country. With over 1,600 stores in all 10 provinces, you may know us as Sobeys, Safeway, IGA, Foodland, FreshCo, Thrifty Foods, Lawtons Drug Stores or another of our great banners but we are all one extended family. 



Ready to Make an impact?

Sobeys is full of exciting opportunities and we are always looking for bright new talent to join our team! The Financial Analyst Environmental Social Governance (ESG) role will be an integral part of our ESG Finance team. This role will be based out of our Mississauga office (preferred) or could be located in our Stellarton, Nova Scotia office.

Here’s where you’ll be focusing:

  • Work with the innovative Sustainability team as the Company creates a sustainable business through our Climate Action Plan
  • Work with rating agencies to ensure their database are up to date and communicating with them to ensure we keep pace as they evolve
  • Work with the ESG business partners on the Sustainable Business Report (SBR), specifically on the metrics. This includes ensuring proper control documentation for the metrics, and tracking and reporting the metrics to Senior Management
  • Collaborate with ESG business partners on exciting new projects
  • Keep up to date with the best-in-class ESG disclosure and competitor ESG activity
  • Work with IR team to craft ESG Investor Relations messaging
  • Build ESG Finance presence at the Company

What you have to offer:

  • An interest in ESG and knowledge of key ESG topics
  • An undergraduate Degree in Accounting, Economics or Finance
  • Professional Accounting Designation attained or in progress, CPA preferred
  • 2+ years experience in accounting or financial analysis
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Track record of effectively working in a cross-functional environment

If you feel that this describes the kind of work you want to do and are excited about what Sobeys has to offer, then we look forward to reviewing your application. Please ensure that you take the time to ensure your profile shows us why you’re the most qualified for the role.

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Why work at Sobeys?

  • Flexible hours and teleworking policy;
  • Welcoming and friendly environment;
  • Possibility of advancement;
  • Company involved in its community;
  • Education and professional development policy;
  • Employee discounts at our merchants via the Scène card;

We offer teammates competitive total compensation packages that will vary by role and location. Some websites share our job opportunities and may provide salary estimates without our knowledge. These estimates are based on similar jobs and postings for general comparison, but these numbers are not provided by or monitored for accuracy by our organization. We look forward to discussing the specific compensation details relevant to this role with candidates who are selected to move forward in the recruitment process.

Sobeys is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process and will work with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of this process.


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