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Senior Financial Analyst


Vancouver, British Columbia, CA Edmonton, AB, CA

Req ID:  27059
Jobs by Category:  People & Culture, Finance and Corporate Affairs
Job Function:  Finance
Status:  Full Time
Schedule:  Regular


Join our team


The TELUS Pension Investments team manages the TELUS defined benefit and defined contribution pension plans.  Our primary goal is to ensure the security of retirement income for our plan members and their beneficiaries.  


The Controller team is responsible for the governance, compliance, regulatory and financial reporting of the Pension Plans. We are looking for a Senior Financial Analyst to join our team.  Our ideal candidate will be a team-player with a passion for accounting and process improvements.  


Here's the impact you'll make and what we'll accomplish together


As a Senior Financial Analyst, you will be an integral part of the Pension Investments team. You will focus your efforts on providing top-notch support regarding financial reporting, internal controls monitoring and governance for the Pension Plans.


Here’s how

  • Support month-end requirements for Pensions; budgeting and variance analysis
  • Prepare, review and file annual regulatory filings with OSFI and provincial regulators
  • Prepare data for the Corporate Financials and SOX reporting
  • Co-ordinate and assist with the actuarial valuations, including letters of credit and special payments
  • Provide external audit support by coordinating and compiling the annual audit of the Pension Plans 
  • Calculate and determine annual pension contributions and compile with regulatory requirements; prepare SAP budgets, accruals and complex entries
  • Prepare quarterly pension recoveries for Investments, Administration and Legal
  • Complete ad-hoc requests by conducting research, analyzing data, scenario analysis, and/or preparing presentations



You’re the missing piece of the puzzle


  • CPA designation(s) 
  • Pension experience is an asset (pension accounting, pension regulation, actuarial concepts, and pension governance)
  • Required minimum of 5+ years prior experience
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office, including Excel, Word and PowerPoint


You will be Successful If you Have the Following 


  • Strong analytical, financial modeling and innovative thinking skills with strong sense of ownership and ability to make effective decisions and deal with complex issues
  • Proven ability to coordinate multiple, simultaneous projects and initiatives in the portfolio and work within an environment of rapid change and evolving priorities
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to build good working relationships and influence others at all levels in the organization
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Continuous improvement mentality - challenging the status quo
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong bias to action with the ability to work independently to achieve the required goals
  • Team players only


A bit about us

We’re a people-first, customer-first, purpose-driven team who works together every day to innovate and do good. We improve lives through our technology solutions and foster a culture of innovation that empowers team members to solve complex problems and create remarkable human outcomes in a digital world. When you join our team, you’re helping us make the future friendly.

We’re committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability—your unique contributions and talents will be valued and respected here.

The health and safety of our team, customers and communities is paramount to TELUS. Accordingly, we require anyone joining our team to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.





People & Culture, Finance and Corporate Affairs

Across People & Culture, Finance and Corporate Affairs, we are the diverse and talented team responsible for making sure TELUS is managed as a world-leading organization. ​

We are honoured to be recognized

2021 engagement score

Team members worldwide

# of years voted One of Canada’s Best Corporate Citizens


TELUS is proud to foster an inclusive culture that embraces diversity. We are committed to fair employment practices and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment.

We offer accommodation for applicants with disabilities, as required, during the recruitment process.