Analyst, Financial Reporting (Finance Housing Program)

Job Requisition ID: 10293  

Position Status: Permanent Full Time 

Position Type: Hybrid  

Office Location: Ottawa (ON); Calgary (AB); Halifax (NS); Montreal (QC); Toronto (ON); Vancouver (BC)

Travel Requirement: Limited 

Language Designation: English Essential 

Language Skill Levels (Read/Write/Speak): ZZZ 

Salary: Our salaries generally range from $ 59677.93 to $ 74597.41 and are based on qualifications and experience. 


About CMHC

At CMHC, the work you do and the work we do together matters. We come to work every day with a common purpose: to realize a future where everyone in Canada has a home that they can afford and meets their needs.


Our people are second to none. We lean in with courage, band together as a community and try new things to make a lasting impact on housing from coast to coast to coast.


Join us and be part of a team that's committed to making a real difference and be part of something meaningful.


What’s in it for you

We’ve got the purpose, the people and the perks you need for a fulfilling career. Here’s what you get when you’re a permanent employee:

  • 5 weeks of vacation.
  • Annual individual performance bonus.
  • Defined benefit pension plan.
  • Comprehensive group insurance plan to support your well-being from day one.
  • Support in your personal and professional growth with training, mentorship and more – because when you thrive, we thrive.
  • An inclusive workplace culture and environment with Employee Resource Groups and more.
  • A hybrid work model that lets you balance working from home and nurturing in-person connections by coming into your region’s office at a minimum of 4 times a month.


About the role

Join the Chief Financial Officer Team where we use financial foresight and legal insight to improve housing affordability. In this role, you will provide support and assistance on a range of activities related to accounting, reconciliation, financial planning, reporting and analysis.  


What you’ll do :


  • Prepare monthly, quarterly and year-end reconciliations, reports and notes to assist with the preparation of the Corporation's quarterly and annual consolidated financial statements. 
  • Identify and interpret financial information that supports accounting and reporting activities pertaining to investment portfolios and overall corporate performance. 
  • Review the analysis of actual financial results against prior periods as well as CMHC’s Corporate Plan to assist in the preparation of variance and performance analysis. 
  • Prepare financial reports for the Public Accounts of Canada at the end of each calendar quarter for analysis purposes. 
  • Implement effective internal controls designed to protect significant corporate financial assets and recommend changes relative to new business products/processes. 
  • Maintain timely and accurate accounting records, including the preparation of accounting entries and reconciliation between systems, subsystems and reports. Flag possible issues and anomalies to the Senior Analyst/Specialist so that issues can be remedied. 

What you should have:


  • An undergraduate degree in a related field such as accounting, finance or business administration. 
  • ​​​A minimum of one (1) year of experience in financial, legislative and regulatory environments. 
  • Excellent organizational skills to manage several ongoing and competing projects. 
  • Understanding of financial statements and general accounting principles. 
  • Ability to function in a sophisticated technological environment using tools such as spreadsheets, databases and applications as well as consolidation and reporting tools. 


It would be great if you also had:

•    A Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation. 


Posting closing date: Note, the competition will remain active until filled.



Our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion 

We’re committed to employment equity and encourage women, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities, veterans and persons of all races, ethnicities, religions, abilities, sexual orientations, and gender identities and expressions to apply. We also welcome applications from non-Canadians who are eligible to work in Canada.


CMHC is an inclusive workplace where diversity of thought – and of people – are recognized, valued, and considered essential to achieving our mission.


Learn more about our commitment to diversity and inclusion 


What happens after you apply 

We know that applying for a new job can be both exciting and daunting, and we appreciate your effort. Learn more about our hiring process.  If you are selected for an interview or testing, please advise us if you require an accommodation.


If you applied before and you were not successful don’t worry – we're always posting new positions, so don’t hesitate to give it another shot. We’re excited to see what you bring to the table this time around!