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

An opportunity at Canaccord Genuity offers performance-driven individuals a home to build their careers. Our employees experience the best of both worlds: access to global resources and capabilities, and the responsiveness and agility of an independently-owned firm. 

Our culture is driven by our values. We invite you to learn more by discovering our opportunities below or by contacting us today.

Business Analyst

Business Analyst, Operations - Vancouver - Job # 3855


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 looking for two Business Analysts to join our team. Reporting to the Senior Vice President of Operations, this BA role will work on change initiatives that are key for improving processes and systems that support Canaccord Genuity’s business growth and improve the services from our Operations group.
 
This role requires a dynamic detail-oriented individual who is highly skilled in elicitation of business requirements along with working through the planning, design, testing and implementation stages of system changes working with internal business stakeholders, IT specialists and 3rd party vendors.

Responsibilities:
 
  • Work with the key stakeholders of the business area to develop a solid knowledge base of their business services products and processes;
  • Investigate, analyze and document business process and system change requirements;
  • Perform workflow analysis that identifies change improvement solutions;
  • Ensure priorities are identified and the information system opportunities and/or needs of the business unit are clearly documented and put forward for approval in an orderly and timely manner;
  • Interface with external vendors and the IT development team ensuring the detailed business requirements to support development are communicated clearly between the developer and end user;
  • Participate in project delivery; including testing, training, defining and documenting procedures/policies ensuring successful system and process change implementations.

Skills & Qualifications:
 
  • Preferably has three or more years of business analysis experience in the financial investment industry.
  • Ideally possesses working knowledge of Operational teams supporting both a Capital Markets and Wealth Management brokerage entity;
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills required;
  • Mature, highly motivated and excellent interpersonal skills;
  • Strength with Microsoft Desktop products with an Advanced Level Excel skillset;
  • Skilled in business process redesign, with complex business models and technology;
  • Excellent communication and facilitation skills and ability to grasp abstract concepts;
  • Ability to set, commit to and meet deadlines;
  • Must be able to work effectively on team projects;
  • Possess post-secondary education/certification in business related and technical disciplines;
  • Preference to have experience with Dataphile Software Applications and a strong knowledge of corporate reporting (Executive or Enterprise Information Systems, Cognos BI applications and an understanding of SQL queries is an asset) and/or a good working knowledge of CDS and DTC.
 
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: Vancouver

Department: Corporate

Company: Internal Postings

Reference: 13359854

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Business Analyst (14-month contract), IT

Business Analyst (14-month contract), IT – Vancouver – Job # 3854

 

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 Island 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 looking for a Business Analyst to join our IT Department for a full time 14-month contractual role, with possibilities of extension.


Responsibilities:
 
  • Elicit requirements using interviews, document analysis, requirements workshops, business process analysis, use cases or user stories, task and workflow analysis;
  • Write requirements specifications for internal and external development teams; utilizing standard templates, using natural language simply, clearly and concisely;
  • Perform requirements analysis and verification to ensure requirement statements are complete, consistent, traceable, feasible, verifiable and that they conform to standards;
  • Prepare test plans and document test scripts for validating that developed solutions accurately address identified requirements;
  • Provide subject matter expertise and Tier 3 support for one or more systems;
  • Capture and document operation’s transition plans for post-implementation of a solution;
  • Perform additional duties as assigned.

Skills & Qualifications:
 
  • 3 years of business analysis experience;
  • Ability to elicit, structure, document and validate business requirements;
  • Post-secondary education/certification in business-related or technical disciplines; 
  • Skilled in business process redesign, with complex business models and technology;
  • Knowledge of SDLC methodologies;
  • Positive professionalism with strong communication and facilitation skills;
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to grasp abstract concepts;
  • Mature and highly motivated with strong interpersonal skills;
  • Ability to work effectively independently and within a team environment, with the ability to set and meet deadlines while working on multiple projects at a time;
  • Extremely proficient with MS Office applications; 
  • Previous experience in an area of specialization within the brokerage industry (Wealth Management or Compliance) and/or financial systems is preferred;
  • Experience with Dataphile an asset.
     
 
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. To apply, please Click Here. We recommend that all internal applicants advise their direct manager/supervisor about their interest in other job opportunities prior to sending in their job application.
 
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: Vancouver

Department: Corporate

Company: Internal Postings

Reference: 13356605

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Sr. Internal Auditor (16-month contract)

Sr. Internal Auditor (16-month contract) – Internal Audit – Toronto / Vancouver – Job # 5294

 
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. The Company's international capital markets division operates in North America, UK & Europe, Asia, Australia and the Middle East.

Our Canadian operations are looking for a Sr. Internal Auditor to join the organization. The successful candidate will have previous experience auditing ICFR (Internal Controls over Financial Reporting), and an understanding of the brokerage industry. This position reports directly to the Sr. Manager, Internal Audit. This is a 16-month full time contract. 

Responsibilities:
  • Independently complete advanced or complex financial, operational or compliance audits using a risk-based methodology and in a manner that adheres to IIA and department standards;
  • Assess and report on control design and effectiveness and identify, assess and report on deficiencies by testing performance of controls against company policies, external regulations and accounting requirements;
  • Liaise with external auditors to provide support for ICFR internal control assessments, identify opportunities to streamline processes and reduce duplication of efforts;
  • Ensure audit work is supported through appropriate and complete working papers that adhere to IIA and department standards within two weeks of fieldwork completion;
  • Prepare audit findings and recommendations through written memos or audit reports that mitigate risk, improve operations and reduce costs. Reports should be written in a format that can be delivered directly to Executive Management and the Board;
  • Monitor, validate and report on the implementation status of management action plans resulting from audit engagements and internal control assessments on a quarterly basis;
  • Provide advisory services, investigations and other ad hoc projects as and when required;
  • Provide effective communication and education of the internal control policies and procedures to various levels of management;
  • Provide support to the business to implement operational improvements and to ensure consistency with accounting policies and GAAP;
  • Manage and maintain relationships with internal/external clients;
  • Coach team members in areas where the candidate is the subject matter expert;
  • Ensures to uphold the company’s core principles of conduct of being Accountable, Aligned and Approachable.

Skills & Qualifications:
  • Professional accounting and/or audit designation required (CIA, CPA, CMA, CGA or CA) with minimum 3 – 5 years of post-qualification experience in an audit role;
  • CISA designation and/or knowledge of IT audit procedures considered a significant asset;
  • Strong analytical experience with finance and internal controls background preferred;
  • Knowledge of ICFR (NI 52-109) and COSO framework required;
  • Knowledge of the brokerage industry considered a significant asset;
  • Strong ability to identify risks and recommend cost-effective internal controls;
  • Must possess strong interpersonal and communication skills, both verbal and written, along with the ability to work independently and as part of a team;
  • Must be able to interact with individuals from a variety of backgrounds and at different levels within the organization;
  • Must be proficient in internal audit standards;
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office.
  • Knowledge of working on an audit management software would be an asset;
  • Expertise in using data analytics software (e.g. ACL) would be an asset;
  • Authorized to work in Canada and be able to travel to the US and UK for approximately 10% of the time.
 
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, ON / Vancouver

Department: Corporate

Company: Internal Postings

Reference: 13356035

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Application Specialist

Application Specialist, IT – Vancouver – Job # 3842

 

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 looking for an Application Specialist to join our team. The Application Specialist will be part of the IT Application Support team responsible for providing application support and administration services on key financial applications. The hours for this role range from 5:00am – 1:00pm or 6:00 am – 2:00 pm PST and the candidate must be flexible to work after hours and/or on weekends as required.


Responsibilities:

  • Provide help desk support for financial applications;
  • Perform system administration and system configuration;
  • Execute operational tasks;
  • Test new software releases;
  • Build ad-hoc reports and prepare documentation.
Skills & Qualifications:
  • 3+ years of Dataphile and/or brokerage/financial experience;
  • Strong technical aptitude with a good knowledge of integration of applications, databases, networks, and security;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • Strong time management, organizational, and interpersonal skills;
  • Ability to prioritize and handle many simultaneous tasks;
  • Proficient with MS Office applications;
  • Ability to create system and process documentation. 
 
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: Vancouver

Department: Corporate

Company: Internal Postings

Reference: 13352441

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Internal Referral

Canaccord Genuity values our employees as our greatest asset, and when growing our organization, we ask for your help in the identification of high-quality new employees.

Canaccord Genuity’s Employee Referral Program (ERP) provides an incentive for the identification and successful hiring of new employees for permanent or contract positions within Canaccord Genuity Canada. This program is for all positions with the exception of Investment Advisor; for this position, please contact CGWM Advisor Services for further information.

Please do review our potential opportunities before referring a candidate and indicate what role you think they are best suited for; click 'Apply Now' to refer your friend.
 

Location: All

Department: Corporate

Company: Internal Postings

Reference: 11908294

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General Application

We are always looking for talented people to join our team! If you don't see a role that matches your skills and interests, please submit a general application, and we will be in touch if a suitable opportunity arises.

About Canaccord Genuity Corp.


Through its principal subsidiaries, Canaccord Genuity Group Inc. (“Company”) is a leading independent, full-services financial 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. 

Location: All

Department: Corporate

Company: Internal Postings

Reference: 10269535

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