American Express Careers

Financials Analyst

Toronto, Canada

Job Description

  • Provide analysis and reporting on IFRS legal entity financial results to senior management
  • Prepare financial reports for Canadian Board of Directors and Audit Committee
  • Prepare external financial filings and reports in accordance with Canadian regulatory reporting requirements for submission to the Regulators
  • Advise on local financial regulatory environment and requirements.
  • Respond to and resolve all IFRS legal entity related queries raised by local market customers, business partners and regional finance team.
  • Ensure all Statutory & Regulatory reporting requirements are completed accurately and on timely basis
  • Ensure IFRS financial statements for all Canadian legal entities are prepared accurately and on timely basis
  • Support and co-ordinate external auditors and regulators during external audits and regulatory reviews


  • Qualified Accountant (CPA)
  • At least 4 - 5 years external reporting experience in financial services industry
  • Strong technical accounting background and experience in accounting and reporting, including understanding of regulatory compliance requirements
  • Solid knowledge of IFRS and US GAAP
  • High proficiency in MS-Office applications and Essbase/analytical software
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Ability to collaborate across geographies in a matrix structure and deliver on customer expectations
  • Strong understanding of financial systems and processes as well as control environment

ReqID: 18003286
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time