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Senior Financial Analyst 

About Equiton:

Founded in 2015, Equiton is a recognized leader in private equity real estate investments. Our exponential growth is a direct outcome of our team understanding how the industry works and how to create long-term wealth through real estate investing.

We’ve discovered that finding the right opportunities involves time, experience, and discipline. Our strategy is always forward-looking, anticipating trends and adapting our selection to strengthen our market position, capitalizing on value creation opportunities, and building the most robust portfolio possible for our investors. We attract exceptionally talented people and create an atmosphere that rewards initiative, independent thinking, and integrity.

About the Position:

The Senior Financial Analyst, is a newly created role, reporting to the Director of Finance. This role is responsible for timely and accurate financial reporting for the Equiton Group of companies and will also conduct asset valuations across the Equiton portfolio.  

This position will collaborate with various teams including Acquisitions, Development, Property Management & Operations, Legal, Marketing and Accounting to deliver strategic analysis while applying best practices in all Equiton financial reporting.   

Key Functions and Responsibilities:

  • Support the annual and quarterly financial reporting cycles 
  • Perform financial forecasting, reporting, and operational metrics tracking and provide support to Accounting, Finance and Property Management & Operations, as well as providing financial analysis and insights for the company as a whole 
  • Manage Property Appraisals with third party providers; conduct external and internal valuation processes for two (2) real estate funds and summarize and communicate results for review and approval on a monthly basis 
  • Establish, monitor and reporting on key performance indicators for Equiton marketing purposes 
  • Provide the Equiton Sales department with performance trends and information 
  • Analyze financial data and create financial models for decision-making support 
  • Evaluate financial performance by comparing and analyzing actual results with plans and forecasts 
  • Increase productivity by developing automated reporting/forecasting tools 
  • Perform market research, data mining, business intelligence and valuation comps 
  • Ensuring compliance with industry standards and rules, as well as government requirements 
  • Support accounting team as needed and helping with tax, reporting, and audit activities and special projects 
  • Ad hoc requests from CFO, Finance and Operations 

Required Skills and Abilities:  

  • Proven strategic analysis and ability to run complex models  
  • High attention to detail and commitment to accuracy 
  • Excellent organization, prioritizing and problem-solving skills 
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills 
  • Ambition and the desire to learn and continue to grow 
  • Flexibility, and the ability to manage changing priorities 
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written) 

Education and Experience: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Math, or related field of study 
  • CFA a must 
  • 3-5 years’ experience in the accounting and finance sector 
  • Through understand of IFRS, GAAP and auditing standards 
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and accounting software 
  • Experienced in the due diligence and M&A area 
  • “Big Four” or national accounting firm audit experience is preferred but not required 
  • Strong experience in both financial reporting and financial modelling is required

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

In addition to being dedicated to building a workforce that reflects diverse talent, we are committed to fostering an inclusive and accessible experience where all employees feel valued, respected and supported. We are an equal opportunity employer that values a culture that reflects and celebrates diversity of thought, background and experience. If you require an accommodation for any part of the recruitment process (including alternate formats of materials, accessible meeting rooms, etc.), please let us know, so that we will work with you to meet your needs. We thank you for applying, however, only those selected to continue will be contacted.

BENEFITS

At Equiton, you’ll be joining a team defined by its experience, integrity, dedication and results. Your dedication, entrepreneurial spirit and hard work will be rewarded in the short and long term. We know that in order to deliver for our clients, we have to deliver for our employees. We’re all in this together.

Expectations & Rewards

This is a demanding and challenging environment. We have high expectations for every member of our team. Those who can deliver will receive rewards that correspond to their efforts.

Entrepreneurial Spirit

At Equiton, you will be joining a determined and dedicated team of entrepreneurial professionals committed to serving our clients and generating long-term value.

Culture of Success

We are invested in our employees’ careers, and provide the support and incentives necessary to ensure everyone is set up for both short- and long-term success.

OUR PRINCIPLES

Principles mean something here. They are what set us apart from others. They are the reason we are successful today, and why we will be in the future. We live and breathe these principles every single day, and encourage everyone that joins our team to share our belief in their value – to our customers, and to each other.

Honesty

An open and honest relationship is the only way to build trust. Transparency, fairness and respect are the cornerstones of our culture.

Entrepreneurship

One of the many ways that Equiton is different is our entrepreneurial spirit. We are always looking for new opportunities and innovative ways to build wealth for our clients.

Hard Work

We take a hands-on approach to our investments, taking the time to do our homework, and fully understand everything about our assets and the markets in which they are located.

Dedication

Every member of our team is dedicated to achieving excellence in everything we do. From the smallest details to major real estate investments, we are true professionals.

Collaboration

We’re stronger together, regularly sharing our years of experience and range of knowledge in a team environment in order to achieve better results for our clients.

Results

Everything we do is driven by a simple goal: to deliver the best investment results possible for every single one of our clients.