Intern/Senior Intern Analyst, CPA Program

Posted 14 May 2024

Intern/Senior Intern Analyst, CPA Program at CPP Investments

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Experience: Entry-Level
Education Required: Candidates in an undergraduate program specializing in accounting or finance who will be returning to school after the work term are eligible to apply.
Salary Range: Not Specified

Close date: 28 May 2024

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Make an impact at a global and dynamic investment organization

When you invest your career in CPP Investments, you join one of the most respected and fastest growing institutional investors in the world. With current assets under management valued in excess of $576 billion, CPP Investments is a professional investment management organization that globally invests the funds of the Canada Pension Plan (CPP) to help ensure long-term sustainability. The CPP Fund is projected to reach $3 trillion by 2050. CPP Investments invests in all major asset classes, including public equity, private equity, real estate, infrastructure and fixed-income instruments, and is headquartered in Toronto with offices in Hong Kong, London, Luxembourg, Mumbai, New York City, San Francisco, São Paulo and Sydney.  CPP Investments attracts and selects high-calibre individuals from top-tier institutions around the globe. Join our team and look forward to:

  • Diverse and inspiring colleagues and approachable leaders
  • Stimulating work in a fast-paced, intellectually challenging environment
  • Accelerated exposure and responsibility
  • Global career development opportunities
  • Being motivated every day by CPP Investments’ important social purpose and unshakable principles
  • A flexible/hybrid work environment combining in-office collaboration and remote working
  • A deeply rooted culture of Integrity, Partnership and High Performance

If you share a passion for performance, value a collegial and collaborative culture, and approach everything with the highest integrity, here’s an opportunity for you to invest your career at CPP Investments.

Position Description

The CPA Program is an eight-month placement for students looking for an internship or co-op work term and who would like to pursue a CPA designation in the future. You will join us as an Intern/Senior Intern Analyst for 8 months starting from September 2024 to April 2025 in one of the eligible teams in Finance.

At CPP Investments, we are committed to helping you grow your skills and gain world-class experience. Working within a strong culture of collaboration, you will discover our rewarding and challenging internships. We have leaders who listen to every member of the team and trust them with meaningful work. This translates into immediate and unparalleled learning.

If you are a student who is looking for work experience, we want to help set you up for a future career that matters. CPP Investments is highly committed to the Intern/Senior Intern Analyst Program which is designed to attract, develop, and retain top-calibre students. Upon completion of your term, you may be considered for a future work term or the full time CPA Rotational Program.

The program begins with a week-long Intern Orientation for you to engage with fellow Interns and learn about the resources and programs available to you. You will quickly advance your knowledge and expertise through skills-based training and stimulating on-the-job assignments. You will participate in additional programming such as our Speaker Series where each session focuses on a different aspect of our culture including Employee Resource Groups, Equity Diversity, and Inclusion and much more. We encourage you to bring your full self to work and take every opportunity to excel in your role to build your career at CPP Investments.

Overview of Participating Group

Financial Policy & Reporting establishes all CPP Investments’ accounting policies to ensure compliance with the CPPIB Act and external standards. We provide transparency to our external stakeholders and strive towards high standards over the integrity of our financial reporting through the delivery of financial reporting obligations and ensuring efficiency and effectiveness of internal controls over financial reporting. We also support CPP Investments’ Audit Committee to ensure the Board of Directors oversight over best practice standards of financial governance.

Required Skill / Experience

Who We’re Looking For

  • Candidates in an undergraduate program specializing in accounting or finance who will be returning to school after the work term are eligible to apply.
  • Top calibre students seeking to pursue a CPA designation in the future to complement their educational background.
  • Candidates with a strong track record of academic success while balancing extracurricular activities.
  • Candidates with a strong set of interpersonal, thought leadership, relationship building and communication skills.
  • Candidates that often combine energy, enthusiasm, and intellectual curiosity, with a demonstrated interest in accounting, finance, and analytics.
  • Candidates must be available for an 8-month work term.

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