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Senior Analyst, Capital Markets (Anywhere in Canada)

Help make a difference for Canadians. CMHC’s aspiration is that by 2030, everyone in Canada has a home that they can afford and that meets their needs. All of our programs and activities support this singular goal.


Be part of an inclusive workplace. Diversity and Inclusion guides everything we do at CMHC. We’re taking concrete actions to eradicate racism and advance equity within CMHC and the housing system.


Join the Investment and Treasury Team to support CMHC’s goals for financial stability and housing affordability. The Investment and Analytics group supports CMHC’s Investment strategy and operations through independent measurement of investment portfolio valuation, performance and reporting to various stakeholders. The team also supports the development and delivery of investment performance analytical tools and solutions as well as Corporate related initiatives.



•  Delivering on core weekly, monthly and quarterly financial positions, risk measurement and performance reporting, some of which are presented to senior management and the Board.

•  Participating in timely review of security pricing and market/liquidity risk monitoring for the Insurance, Securitization, Lending or Pension Fund Portfolios.

•  Explaining financial valuations, financial results and financial variances to various stakeholders, including internal and external auditors.

•  Documenting and implementing effective procedures and internal controls while identifying opportunities to improve processes, increase efficiencies and eliminate human error. 

•  Staying abreast of international standards and Canadian industry best practices, identify emerging innovations and trends and makes recommendations. 

•  Supporting financial information system upgrades, developing user acceptance test plans as well as testing and validating valuation results.

•  Acting as a point of contact for Financial Reporting, External and Internal Investment managers, Risk Management, Compliance, Audit and Legal.


Minimum Qualifications:


•  Undergraduate degree with a concentration in Financial Engineering, Finance, Computer Science, Mathematics or a related field, and a minimum of three (3) years with increasing responsibility and experience in financial analysis related to capital markets.

•  Demonstrated Experience of financial instrument valuation software and market information system tools (such as Bloomberg and Wall Street Suite) with the ability to develop system-oriented solutions (Excel/VBA, SAS, or other object oriented languages).

•  Demonstrated reporting skills with the ability to synthesize information from a variety of sources

•  Excellent organizational and planning skills with an ability to work independently as well as within a team and internal stakeholders.


Preferred Qualifications:

•  Sound knowledge of conceptual and transactional elements of capital markets, from plain vanilla fixed income instruments to structured securities and derivatives, back-office operations, treasury and risk management.
•  Professional designation (CFA, FRM, PRM, CIPM, CPA) or candidate 
•  Relevant post graduate degree(s). 
•  Bilingualism (English and French).


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



On June 14, 2022, the Government of Canada announced that as of June 20, 2022, it will suspend vaccination requirements for federal government employees.  This decision followed a review of the current public health situation, including the evolution of the virus and vaccination rates in Canada. As a result, and consistent with the Government of Canada decision, CMHC has suspended its Vaccination Policy, effective June 20, 2022.  


As a result, at this time, CMHC does not require employees to be fully vaccinated as a condition of employment.  CMHC will continue to monitor the public health situation and may at any time make adjustments and adopt or reintroduce measures, including mandatory vaccination, attestation and verification requirements. Any such vaccination measures, as updated from time to time, shall form a term and condition of your employment at CMHC.


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


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


Job Requisition ID: 8205  

Sector: Corporate Services 

Language Designation: English Essential 

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

Starting salary from: $66642.22 

Position Status: Permanent Full Time 

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

Security Requirement: Reliability Status 

Travel Requirement: Limited 

To Note
  • Your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the requirements.
  • Selected candidates may be required to do a presentation or assessment as part of the interview. If so, they will be advised in advance.
  • We sincerely thank all candidates for their interest, however, please note that only those applicants selected for further consideration will be contacted.
  • If selected for an interview or testing, please advise us if you require an accommodation.
  • Candidates who do not meet all of the position requirements may be considered in an under-fill capacity, in which case the person will be hired at a lower salary range than is advertised for this position.
  • All applications submitted to this competition will be kept for a six (6) month period and may be considered for future related vacancies at CMHC.
  • All regular employees must be in their current role for a minimum of one (1) year prior to applying for a new position, if not, they must receive managerial approval to apply for a new position. 
  • If applying for a temporary assignment, please ensure that your Manager approves your application prior to submission.
  • In all cases, regular employees must successfully complete the corporate probationary period prior to applying for a new position.