Senior Business Analyst



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Salary Range

Up to CAD48.21/hr

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Manpower Canada - (CAN) 2 Sheppard Avenue East 20th floor ON North York , ON M2N 5Y7



Job Description

Manpower is hiring Senior Business Analyst (Remote) for a top Banking client in Toronto.

What's in for you?

* Contract to start on 22 November 2021 until 21 November 2022, potential for extension and FTE

* Pay Rate: $ 48.21 per hour

* Monday to Friday: Office hours

* Work location: Remote (considering candidates from all over Canada)


* As a member of a dynamic, multi-functional Insurance Transformation and implementation team embedded within Finance, develops technical financial data requirements and specifications for Insurance Contract measurement, accounting, systems, processes, methodologies, and models. Strong focus on Insurance Policy/Contract related systems.

* Prepares documentation and/or presentations relating to: methodology; processes; implementation; testing; controls / governance; end user documentation / training, and analyses performed.

* Contributes to development, execution, and/or documentation of testing processes, test cases & expected results related to project deliverables.

* Contributes to successful completion of project objectives under tight timelines, including via identification of risks, agility, resolution of ambiguity, and development of mitigation strategies.

* Parallel focus on implementing early win program improvement opportunities identified including development of modeling & allocation technologies, data requirements and gap analysis.

* Leverages own technical Insurance accounting, coding and system knowledge to analyze and define requirements in an intersect of actuarial, investments, accounting, IT, process structure, regulatory, and data needs.

* Collaborate closely with the internal teams

* Performs Testing, Review & reconciliation of source data inputs and outputs from/into the financial and operating models from the Data Lake and/or source systems.

* Ongoing maintenance & review of financial tools & reports including recommending to senior management opportunities to stream-line and introduce new financial analytics/technologies that will strengthen the ongoing strategic financial transformation.

* Implementation of stringent EUC, SOX, security and other model framework controls.

* Understands various documentation stakeholder requirements, and proposes, defines, and implements the overall system documentation structure design.

* Conducts financial testing on data, systems and processes to ensure compliance with documentation.

Knowledge & Experience:

* 5-7+ years of experience in the Insurance Financial Industry with strong insurance product, investments, operations and insurance policy accounting knowledge (Life, Health, P&C and Wealth).

* A solid understanding of Insurance policy system Accounting & Data requirements and processes, including methods, development lifecycle, quality controls, project management, IT development methodologies, and IT standards.

* Excellent ability to structure and write clear technical system, process, and methodology documents of varying lengths.

* Ability to communicate complex concepts concisely to technical and non-technical audiences, in written form.

* Strong knowledge of IFRS, Canadian GAAP and Actuarial Standards of Practice.

* Strong conceptual, analytical, and problem-solving skills.

* Ability to grasp technical details and determine macro-level issues

* Self-initiated & self-starter with a strong work ethic.

* Teamwork, collaboration, and co-operation is a requirement.


* CPA, Accounting degree and/or MBA or equivalent experience