Financial Accounting Analyst (RH2022-014)

Location: Laval, Canada
Number of positions available: 1

Since 1996, the CIRION group, a contract research laboratory with a global reach, is experiencing a rapid and constant growth thanks to its specialized scientific research team. Located in Laval, in state-of-the-art laboratories, our employee talent, expertise, know-how, and innovation contribute to our success. Our laboratories have more than 80 researchers, life science graduates and employees whose main objectives are to contribute by their expertise to the advancement of life sciences.

Always in search of the best talents and passionate people such as us to join our team, we are currently looking to fill the permanent full-time position of Financial Accounting Analyst. The Financial Accompting Analyst, a self-starter, dynamic and responsible, detail-oriented and able to work collaboratively with others, will perform various accounting and financial analyses, prepare and review management reports in a multi-currency environment.

If you are passionate about your profession and looking for new challenges, we are looking for an experienced person who can help us to reach new heights in a motivating and pleasant atmosphere.

We are convinced that our employees are the reason of our success and we dedicated to offering an environment allowing our employees to grow professionally.


Under the authority of the Vice-President and Chief Operation Officer, the Financial Accounting Analyst will be responsible for performing various accounting operations, analyses and preparing financial reports. In addition to ensuring that accurate accounting and financial information is issued, he/she must complete certain process improvement projects.  Finally, he/she will support his/her immediate superior in the communication of financial information.

  • Prepare various financial management reports, management data for current projects and for various strategic initiatives;
  • Performs accounting and financial analysis 'adhoc';
  • Develop/improve effective management tools by using, organizing and analyzing various data sources;
  • Work in close collaboration with the Finance team by contributing to all accounting operations in a multi-currency and project accounting context;
  • Actively participate in forecasting, planning and results analysis exercises, including key performance indicators;
  • Participate in the search for process improvements to optimize their application and related controls.



  • Bachelor's degree in accounting combined 
  • CPA certification (member of the Ordre des comptables professionnels agrées du Québec) (an asset);
  • Advanced knowledge and advanced working skills of Microsoft Office Suite, specifically MS Excel (pivot tables);
  • Proficiency in French and English (oral and written).

> Experience

  • Minimum of 3 to 5 years of relevant accounting experience;
  • Any combination of relevant education/experience will be considered;
  • Very good skills in budget and financial planning (budget management, forecasts, and financial analysis);
  • Good knowledge of an enterprise resource planning system (ERP) is essential and of ACOMBA integrated management system (an asset);
  • Relevant work experience in biopharmaceutical and/or service industry is an asset.

> Key skills

  • Excellent analytical, synthesis and communication skills, problem solving abilities and attention to detail;
  • Ability to demonstrate rigor, autonomy, customer orientation, collaboration, time management and priorities, thoroughness, integrity and discretion;
  • Focused on performance, action, and ability to work under pressure in a dynamic environment.

Interested candidates should submit their resume and a letter of introduction to the following address: with the reference RH2022-014. Competitive compensation is offered to the candidate who meets the selection criteria.

CIRION's Benefits :

  • Mobile and sick days
  • Group Insurance
  • RRSP with employer participation
  • EAP and telemedicine
  • Parking
  • Easy access to highways 440 and 15
  • Social activities

Only selected candidates will be contacted for an interview. The use of the masculine is only intended to lighten the text. We are and equal opportunity employer.



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