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Senior Financial Analyst - MEM

Requisition ID:  168654 

Career Group:  Corporate Office Careers 

Job Category:  Finance produits périssable/n- péris. QC 

Travel Requirements:  0 - 10%

Job Type:  Full-Time


Country: Canada (CA) 

Province: Québec  

City: Montréal-Nord

Location: Bureau de Montréal-Nord 

Postal Code: H1G 3J5 


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.

Job Description


  • Responsible for explaining to team and partners the periodic variations in gross profit results vs. Budget and past year (Sales, Margin, Vendor revenues, Rebates, Patronage, etc.).
  • Analysis, interpretation, presentation, and recommendation on weekly financial impacts of gross profit.
  • Designed and presented profitability analyses of circular promotions at marketing and advised partners on the best strategies to adopt.
  • Prepare new analytical reports to support the various needs of the merchandising and marketing department.
  • Produce periodic estimates of gross profit results.
  • Significant participation in the annual gross profit budget process.
  • In charge of various projects, participate in changes and innovation, adapt analytical tools, and propose new management controls.
  • Responsible for explaining annual and quarterly variances to internal and external auditors.
  • Record various journal entries to ensure proper accounting treatment of results.


Job Requirements


  • You have a bachelor’s degree in accounting combined with five (5) years of relevant experience (any other combination deemed equivalent will be considered).
  • A CPA designation is an asset.
  • You have a perfect command of the Windows environment, particularly advanced Excel, and Access.
  • You are recognized for your autonomy, your analytical skills, your initiative, and your organizational skills.
  • Bilingualism is required (spoken and written).
  • Knowledge of SAP, BW and Longview systems is an asset.


Why work at Sobeys ?


  • Flexible working hours policy and telecommuting;
  • Company in strong growth;
  • Welcoming and friendly environment;
  • Proximity with senior management and openness to new ideas;
  • Company involved in its community;
  • Inspiring cafeteria and on-site gym;
  • Power your electric vehicle at the office;
  • 10% discount at participating IGA, Rachelle Béry and Marchés Tradition stores.





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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