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Financial Analyst - Merch Analytics

Requisition ID:  161954 

Career Group:  Corporate Office Careers 

Job Category:  Finance Merchandising and Marketing 

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, Lawton’s Drug Stores or another of our great banners but we are all one extended family. 


All career opportunities will be open a minimum of 5 business days from the date of posting.



Sobeys is full of exciting opportunities and we are always looking for bright new talent to join our team! We currently have a full-time opportunity for a Financial Analyst, Merchandising Analytics to join our Finance team based out of our office in Mississauga, Ontario.

Job Description

What you will get to do in this fast-paced role:
•Provide financial analysis and business decision support to the Manager Finance, Merchandising Analytics
•Perform moderately complex analysis for mid to long-term strategic Merchandising initiatives
•Put forward suggestions to improve functional areas processes
•Provide excellent level of customer service to all levels of the business
•Assist in development of performance analysis
•Prepare various ad-hoc reporting requests
•Prepare various analytical reports
•Communicate effectively with finance managers and employees
•Analyze capital investment opportunities as required
•Maintain various reporting requirements
•Develop and manage various reports including SAP, SAS, Longview/Khalix, and SAPBW
•Complete special projects as assigned

Job Requirements

What your resume will include and demonstrate to us:
•Proficient in GAAP/IFRS
•University Degree or College Diploma in Business
•1-2 years working experience in accounting or related field
•Working towards accounting designation (CPA)
•Previous experience working with Category Management or Retail stores
•Proficient use of the Microsoft Office Suite
•SAP, Longview/Khalix, SAPBW, and other ad-hoc systems

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.
This is an outstanding opportunity to join a leading Canadian company with a clear vision and focus.  We are only accepting online applications and welcome applications from all qualified people interested in this challenge. We will be contacting only those who will be selected to interview.
Sobeys offers our employees many valuable benefits such as:
•Growing organization
•Competitive salary
•Profit Sharing Plan (based on company performance)
•Pension plan
•Flexible health and dental benefits plan (eligible employees)
•Ongoing Training & Development
•Opportunity for internal mobility to other departments and/or promotions (for employees who are strong performers)

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.


We appreciate the interest from the Staffing industry however respectfully request no calls or unsolicited resumes from Agencies.