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  • Location
    (CANADA) and Toronto
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  • Functional Area/Experience
    Business, Accounting & Finance / 2 Years

Job Description & Qualifications

Founded in 1995, CI Assante Wealth Management is a wholly owned subsidiary of CI Financial and one of Canada’s largest wealth management firms. Our 750 professional advisors, located in communities throughout the country, oversee approximately $39 billion in assets for more than 300,000 clients. CI Assante Wealth Management's services include investment management, retirement planning, tax planning, insurance and estate planning.

We are currently seeking a Business Analyst to join our Product Support team. Acting as subject matter expert for the line of business, in this role, the successful candidate is responsible for supporting the business needs on system applications and business processes; acts as the requirements management lead for medium to large high-risk and more complex projects and is often engaged with the business sponsor(s) before project initiation to help clarify and formalize the project goals, objectives, and scope; planning and managing the end-to-end delivery of requirements throughout the lifecycle of the project; consults with the business to help implement new and/or enhanced products, services, or optimized business processes and provide advice on the functionality, applicability, and usability of systems solutions to support business requirements. A vital component of this role will be at the implementation of the new initiative, the candidate will become the subject matter expert as he/she has played a critical role in the delivery. Our team takes great pride in accomplishing and implementing the business needs with a high degree of excellence.

What you will do

  • Work collectively with the various stakeholders to implement initiatives determined by the project sponsor 
  • Conduct business analysis, understand and document business objectives and requirements, perform gap analysis and recommendation on functional design
  • Play a vital part assisting in identifying project deliverables and developing milestones for project completion
  • Work with internal and external partners to identify business needs and ensure these needs align to business goals and objectives
  • Bring a high level of product knowledge and business expertise in order to analyze, identify, evaluate and recommend improvements to business functions and processes
  • Effectively lead meetings and group discussions with project team members and stakeholders to ensure collaboration on project deliverables
  • Create extensive test plans that confidently tests functionality being implemented against documented requirements   
  • Verify test output, report critical issues and coordinate with various resources for problem resolution

What you will bring

  • Undergraduate degree
  • Minimum of 2 years related working experience in the Mutual Funds/Securities Industry is considered an asset

What you can expect from us

  • Collaborative and friendly team environment
  • Opportunities to develop and grow within the company
  • Health and Wellness programs including corporate fitness membership and nutritional seminars 
  • Modern, conveniently-located facilities 
  • Community involvement including OneWalk to Conquer Cancer, Bay Street Hoops and more. 

 If you are a passionate, committed and dynamic individual, please submit your resume in confidence.

Only qualified candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

CI Financial Corp. and all of our affiliates (“CI”) are committed to fair and accessible employment practices and we are committed to providing accommodations for persons with disabilities. If you require accommodations in order to apply for any job opportunities, or require this posting in an additional format, please contact us at, or call 416-681-4747.

Job Skills/Competencies Required

  • An extensive knowledge of products offered and good working knowledge of business processes, procedures and practices
  • Knowledge of User Acceptance testing (UAT); ability to create extensive test plans that confidently tests functionality being implemented against documented requirements   
  • Strong analytical capabilities are required along with a strong focus on attention to detail 
  • Solid communication skills including verbal, written and presentation skills
  • Solid organizational skills, capable of multitasking and the ability to deliver high quality work under pressure
  • Motivated person with the ability to work independently as well as a contributing member of the team
  • Excellent business skills, information systems experience and exposure to project management processes an asset
  • Sound knowledge/understanding of various Private Client systems (Triple A, PC Connect, Compass, PC SmartDox, D1g1t, etc.) will be an asset