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Financial Analyst

Date: May 11, 2022

Location: Laval, QC, CA, H7P 5P9

Company: Sonepar

Sonepar Canada is an independent family-owned company with global market leadership in the business-to-business distribution of electrical, industrial and safety products and related solutions. We are a proud member of the Sonepar Group, the world's largest privately-held electrical distributor. In Canada, we are represented by 7 locally managed electrical and industrial distributors and have over 114 locations with coverage in all 9 provinces.


To explore and learn more about Sonepar Canada, please visit


Reporting to the Corporate Controller, you will be responsible of preparing accounting analyses and other financial reports.


You are: Dynamic, organized, autonomous, detail oriented, a team player and have an analytical mind.


You have: 

  • A Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, with an accounting option;
  • A valid accounting designation (CPA);
  • A minimum of 3 years experience in a similar position, ideally in a retail or distribution business;
  • The ability to analyze and summarize information to understand findings and issues;
  • An analytical mind and detail oriented; inquisitive, with the ability to work conscientiously and consistently;
  • Ability to work in close collaboration and good communication skills with a variety of individuals and groups;
  • Strong knowledge of IFRS rules;
  • Bilingualism, oral and written (French and English);
  • Strong computer skills including Office suite, Excel spreadsheets, Power BI, ERPs and Programming.


Your responsibilities:

  • Reporting to the Senior Financial Analyst, 
  • You will administer our new financial consolidation, reporting and planning tool.
  • You will collaborate in Sonepar Canada's month-end closing processes and be in charge of monitoring and analyzing operational entities.
  • You will assist the Corporate Controller in the preparation of various analyses for senior management and the parent company. 
  • You will contribute to the realization of the financial presentations. 
  • You will be involved in finance projects (Implementing financial tools, KPIs, Formalizing accounting documentation, ...).
  • You will often be interacting in English, both with the Finance Directors of the Opcos’ of Sonepar Canada and with Sonepar's teams in France.
  • And all other related tasks 

We are interested in knowing you more. Start an exciting new career and enjoy many employee benefits by applying online. Sonepar Canada is thankful for your interest in joining the team, only individuals selected for interview will be contacted.    


More information on Sonepar Canada:



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Sonepar is committed to providing a safe environment for our employees, customers, and the communities we serve. We believe the COVID vaccination adds a layer of protection that complements the extensive and necessary health and safety protocols that we have taken to date. In order to be considered for employment at any Sonepar location you must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.