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We believe that one of the key strengths of Canaccord Genuity is our culture of partnership, collaboration and excellence. We are driven by our clients’ success and we are relentlessly committed to helping them achieve their financial goals. When our clients succeed, we succeed. 

Working at Canaccord Genuity offers performance-driven individuals an opportunity to do the most rewarding work of their careers. Our employees experience the best of both worlds: access to global resources and capabilities, with the responsiveness and agility of an independently owned firm. 

In Canada, we offer employment opportunties in our Wealth Management, Capital Markets and Corporate Divisions.  We invite you to learn more by exploring our opportunities below, or by making a submission using the General Application link at the bottom of this page.

Institutional Compliance Officer - Compliance

Institutional Compliance Officer, Compliance
Toronto – Job # 5329


Summary:

Through its principal subsidiaries, Canaccord Genuity Group Inc. (the “Company”) is a leading independent, full-service financial services firm, with operations in two principal segments of the securities industry: wealth management and capital markets. 

Since its establishment in 1950, the Company has been driven by an unwavering commitment to building lasting client relationships. We achieve this by generating value for our individual, institutional and corporate clients through comprehensive investment solutions, brokerage services and investment banking services.

The Company has Wealth Management offices located in Canada, the UK, Guernsey, Jersey, the Isle of Man and Australia.  Canaccord Genuity, the international capital markets division, operates in North America, UK & Europe, Asia, Australia and the Middle East.  

Our Canadian operation, Canaccord Genuity Corp., is expanding their Institutional Compliance department and is currently looking for a junior Compliance Officer to join their team on the Institutional Trading Desk.  

Responsibilities:

  • Perform control room functions, including grey and restricted list administration;
  • Conduct daily trading reviews against the grey and restricted list;
  • Assist with trade surveillance and testing on the institutional trading desk;
  • Perform administrative tasks such as list maintenance and review
  • Assist with time-sensitive tasks promptly to avoid regulatory scrutiny and/or penalties;
  • Support the research, investment banking, equity capital markets, deal origination, and syndication business areas; 
  • Research, prepare and implement responses to regulatory inquiries;
  • Perform additional responsibilities as assigned.

Skills & Qualifications:
  • 3-5 years of experience in Compliance, Audit, Trading or Dealer Practices (middle, back-office or operations); 
  • Related post-secondary degree with CSC, CPH and Options. Additional CSI courses are considered an asset; 
  • Understanding of IIROC, and CSA regulations, familiarity with US regulations helpful but not required;
  • Proficiency with Fidessa (trade management system), Dataphile (trade settlement, processing, tracking), PositionWatch (compliance management) or similar compliance/trading systems; 
  • Proficiency with MS Office particularly Word, Excel and Outlook;
  • Excellent prioritization and organizational skills, with the ability to multi-task and work effectively under pressure; 
  • Keen attention to detail; 
  • Problem solving and sound judgment skills with the ability to exercise tact and discretion are essential. 

Canaccord Genuity Corp. welcomes and encourages applications from all qualified individuals including persons with disabilities. We will provide reasonable accommodations upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection cycle.

Qualified applicants are invited to submit a resume and covering letter including salary expectations. All applications will be held in strict confidence. 

In order to be considered for employment at Canaccord Genuity, candidates selected for interviews will be required to show proof of citizenship, permanent residence or eligibility to work in Canada with no restrictions.

We wish to thank all candidates for their interest but only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please. Thank you for your understanding.

Location: Toronto

Department: Capital Markets

Company: Canaccord Genuity Corp.

Reference: 14270759

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Associate, Research – Real Estate

Associate, Research – Real Estate – Research 
Toronto– Job # 5339

Summary:


Through its principal subsidiaries, Canaccord Genuity Group Inc. (the “Company”) is a leading independent, full-service financial services firm, with operations in two principal segments of the securities industry: wealth management and capital markets. 

Since its establishment in 1950, the Company has been driven by an unwavering commitment to building lasting client relationships. We achieve this by generating value for our individual, institutional and corporate clients through comprehensive investment solutions, brokerage services and investment banking services.

The Company has Wealth Management offices located in Canada, the UK, Guernsey, Jersey, the Isle of Man and Australia.  Canaccord Genuity, the international capital markets division, operates in North America, UK & Europe, Asia, Australia and the Middle East.  

Our Canadian operations are currently looking for a motivated individual to join the Toronto equity research team as a research associate with our real estate team.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide research support to the Research Analysts;
  • Conduct company, industry and macro-economic research; 
  • Coordinate, generate and maintain research reports, presentations and databases;
  • Develop and maintain complex financial models;
  • Assist with coordinating quarterly reporting initiatives;
  • Support and answer client queries;
  • Assist with special projects, presentations and initiatives as assigned.

Skills & Qualifications: 
  • A finance or business degree with CPA, CA or CFA designation an asset;
  • A minimum of 2 years of relevant financial services or accounting experience, including equity research, investment banking, private equity, asset management, etc.;
  • A demonstrable interest in capital markets; 
  • Direct experience with and a solid understanding of financial modeling, valuation analysis, accounting, and portfolio management; 
  • Superior verbal and written communications skills; 
  • Strong analytical capacity including advanced MS Excel skills; 
  • Ability to work effectively with minimal direction under tight deadlines and multiple priorities while maintaining keen attention to detail; 
  • Flexibility to work long hours (evenings and weekends).

Canaccord Genuity Corp. welcomes and encourages applications from all qualified individuals including persons with disabilities. We will provide reasonable accommodations upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection cycle.

Qualified applicants are invited to submit a resume and covering letter including salary expectations. All applications will be held in strict confidence. 

In order to be considered for employment at Canaccord Genuity, candidates selected for interviews will be required to show proof of citizenship, permanent residence or eligibility to work in Canada with no restrictions.

We wish to thank all candidates for their interest but only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please. Thank you for your understanding.

Location: Toronto

Department: Capital Markets

Company: Canaccord Genuity Corp.

Reference: 14264822

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Intern / Co-op (4-month contract), Research

Intern / Co-op (4-month contract), Research
Toronto – Job #5336


Summary:

Through its principal subsidiaries, Canaccord Genuity Group Inc. (the “Company”) is a leading independent, full-service financial services firm, with operations in two principal segments of the securities industry: wealth management and capital markets. 

Since its establishment in 1950, the Company has been driven by an unwavering commitment to building lasting client relationships. We achieve this by generating value for our individual, institutional and corporate clients through comprehensive investment solutions, brokerage services and investment banking services.

The Company has Wealth Management offices located in Canada, the UK, Guernsey, Jersey, the Isle of Man and Australia.  Canaccord Genuity, the international capital markets division, operates in North America, UK & Europe, Asia, Australia and the Middle East.  

Our Canadian operation, Canaccord Genuity Corp., is currently seeking a dynamic student with a passion for public markets to join the Toronto equity research team for a fall (September - December) internship / co-op placement. The successful candidate will be exposed to all aspects of equity research with a view to expanding their existing financial modelling, writing and presentation skills.

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct company, industry and macro analysis;
  • Generate and maintain research reports, presentations and databases;
  • Assist in the writing of research reports;
  • Miscellaneous tasks as required.

Skills & Qualifications:
  • Solid understanding of financial statements and their interaction;
  • Solid understanding of financial modeling and valuation analysis;
  • Demonstrated interest in capital markets;
  • Superior / Advanced Excel skills (must be proficient with Pivot Tables and V-Lookup; VBA an asset)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; 
  • Ability to perform in a fast-paced, dynamic environment while maintaining very strong attention to detail;
  • Previous experience in equity research, investment banking or private equity an asset;
  • Willingness to work long hours under deadline pressure and to show initiative.

We welcome and encourage applications from all qualified individuals including persons with disabilities. We will provide reasonable accommodations upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection cycle.

Qualified applicants are invited to submit a resume and covering letter including salary expectations. All applications will be held in strict confidence. 

In order to be considered for employment at Canaccord Genuity, candidates selected for interviews will be required to show proof of citizenship, permanent residence or eligibility to work in Canada with no restrictions.

We wish to thank all candidates for their interest but only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please. Thank you for your understanding.

Location: Toronto

Department: Capital Markets

Company: Canaccord Genuity Corp.

Reference: 14253815

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