Intern, Finance (Fiera Comox) Job in Montreal for Fiera Capital |

Intern, Finance (Fiera Comox)

April 10 2021
Industries Bank, Insurance, Financial services
Categories Accounting, Finance, Accounting, Finance, Bank, Insurance, Financial services, Bank, Insurance, Financial Services
Montreal, QC

With over 180 billion in assets under management, Fiera Capital, an independent firm, is one of Canada’s leading investment managers. We deliver customized multi-asset solutions across public and private market asset classes to institutional, financial intermediary and private wealth clients across North America, Europe and key markets in Asia. We strive to be at the forefront of investment-management science, and we are passionate about creating sustainable wealth for clients. Fiera Capital is recognized for our talented people. Our teams collaborate and seek to draw on the global industry’s most innovative and diverse offerings to craft strategies that meet the needs of any client, anywhere they are located.

Why join Fiera Capital:

• Inclusive workplace and diverse background of employees
• Growth and development opportunities
• Entrepreneurial industry-leading company with a purposeful mission
• Flexible work arrangements, competitive compensation and benefits
• Collaborative approach, innovative and culture of integrity
• Ambitious organization who strives for excellence

What we are looking for:

The Intern, Accounting and Finance, will play an important role within the Finance Department of Fiera Comox. The role includes taking an active part in the financial reporting and analysis functions, investor reporting, as well as in key process improvement initiatives to support the Company’s growth in the Agriculture, Private Equity and Private Credit investment strategies.

Your responsibilities:

As part of your responsibilities, you will be assigned the following duties:

  • Support the Finance team in month-end and quarter-end processes;
  • Support the Finance team in the production of various analyses and reports, for both internal and external stakeholders;
  • Support process improvement initiatives to transform and automate reporting and operational processes;
  • Play an essential role in new and on-going investment transactions, including applying financial accounting knowledge to ensure accurate accounting treatment;
  • Perform any other ad-hoc analyses and tasks as needed to support the growth of the business.

Must have requirements to be successful in this role:

  • Student working towards a Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting (or equivalent) or in pursuit of CPA designation;
  • Very good knowledge of the Windows environment and of the MS Office suite, as well as proficiency in Advanced Excel (pivot tables, database management functions, and ability to use macros are an asset);
  • Ability to manage multiple files and to work independently, thoroughness, attention to detail, drive and team spirit;
  • Ability to adapt to a complex and changing environment;
  • Analytical skills and ability to solve problems and provide client services;
  • Tact, diplomacy and ability to interact with people from different organizational levels;
  • Good communication skills, both oral and written, in English and French.

The use of masculine is for the sole purpose of lightening the text and refers to both women and men.

Fiera Capital subscribes to the principle of employment equity. Our staff is our most valuable asset and our goal is to create an inclusive and equitable environment where everyone can reach their true potential.

Fiera Capital will not tolerate any form of discrimination or harassment. All staffing decisions, including hiring and promotion decisions, will be based on merit, skills, performance and business needs. We are pleased to receive nominations from qualified individuals from a variety of backgrounds.

We thank all applicants for their interest in a career with Fiera Capital. We will only communicate with those selected for an interview.

Apply now!