Financial Analyst, marketing

Requisition ID :  181022

Career Group :  Corporate Office Careers

Job Category: Finances - marketing loyauté soutien 

Travel Requirements: 0 - 10%

Job Type :  Full-Time


Country : Canada (CA)

Province : Ontario

City : Mississauga

Location: Tahoe Office

Postal Code : L4W 0C7


Our family of 134,000 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 1500 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! We currently have an opportunity for a full time Financial Analyst, Marketing (bilingual) to join our Finance department based out of our office in Mississauga, ON. 

Here’s where you’ll be focusing:

  • Participate in the reporting process and ensure the integrity of reports in various systems with regards to Marketing spend
  • Proactively identify opportunities to improve performance measurement tools and reporting to further meet the needs of the business and oversee their development
  • Responsible for timely completion and submission of annual Budgets and monthly Forecasting within prescribed deadlines
  • Responsible for preparation and timely submission of accruals for period close process
  • Prepare monthly reporting, variance analysis and commentary vs. budget and forecasts  
  • Work closely with Marketing to improve accuracy of budgets and forecasts and ensure business accountability 
  • Ensure compliance with GAAP, Sobeys Accounting Standards & policies and CEO/CFO Certification requirements
  • Various ad-hoc analysis and requests for reporting and reporting tools

What you have to offer:

  • An Undergraduate Degree and a minimum of 2 years of relevant finance or accounting experience or a Diploma and a minimum of 4 years relevant experience
  • Must be bilingual (French-English). The candidate will be expected to work with peers in other provinces in the expansion, development and implementation of tools and processes across Canada, as well as provide support to Sobeys employees across Canada. Percentage of language in role: English: 35% / French: 65%
  • Intermediate to advanced MS Excel experience 
  • Working knowledge with SAP or similar accounting software, preferred

If you feel that this describes the kind of work you want to do, and you 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 applicant 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. While all responses are appreciated only those being considered for interviews will be acknowledged. 


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