ST- Student Analyst, Financial Operations, 12 month term

Date: Oct 14, 2021

Location: Brantford, ON, CA, N3T 6B8

Company: Apotex


About Apotex Inc.

Apotex Inc. is a proudly Canadian, global pharmaceutical company that produces high-quality, affordable medicines for patients around the world. Apotex employs almost 8,000 people worldwide in manufacturing, R&D, and commercial operations.  Apotex Inc. exports to more than 100 countries and territories and operates in more than 45 countries, with a significant presence in Canada, the US, Mexico, and India. Through vertical integration, Apotex is comprised of multiple divisions and affiliates including Apotex Inc., focused on generics; Apobiologix, a division of Apotex Inc. focused on biosimilar development; Aveva, an affiliate of Apotex Inc. fully integrated global developer and manufacturer of complete transdermal solutions; Apotex Consumer Products, a division of Apotex Inc. focused on brand name products; and Global Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (GAPI), a division of Apotex Inc. focused on the manufacturing of active pharmaceutical ingredients (API) for Apotex and third parties. For more information visit: www.apotex.com.


Job Summary

The Financial Analyst is responsible to assist daily and monthly tasks within the Finance group.

Job Responsibilities

  • Supporting the monthly close procedures – compilation/review of monthly accounts, accruals and other FS accounts as well as assist with the reporting to our affiliates/bank.
  • Supporting operations in the analysis of our manufacturing activity, investigation/explanation of variances and report as needed.
  • Supporting the Accounts Payable function as required.
  • Providing support during external audit.
  • Preparing monthly intercompany reconciliations.
  • Maintaining the Fixed Asset/ depreciation listing.
  • Assist in preparation of the annual SR&ED claim
  • Supports month-end closing activities with the Accounting Supervisor
  • Working on ad hoc projects or special analysis as required
  • Works in a safe manner collaborating as a team member to achieve all outcomes.
  • Demonstrate Behaviours that exhibit our organizational Values: Collaboration, Courage, Perseverance, and Passion.
  • Ensure personal adherence with all compliance programs including the Global Business Ethics and Compliance Program, Global Quality policies and procedures, Safety and Environment policies, and HR policies.
  • All other relevant duties as assigned.


Job Requirements

  • Education
    • Post-secondary degree in progress in finance or accounting
  • Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
    • Excellent communication skills with special attention to detail and accuracy
    • Ability to manage multiple priorities while working within tight deadlines
    • Ability to make sound judgments while making decisions or recommendations
    • Computer literate with proficient knowledge of MS Office
  • Experience
    • None required



At Apotex, we are committed to fostering an inclusive, accessible work environment, where all employees feel valued, respected and supported.
Apotex offers accommodation for applicants with disabilities as part of its recruitment process. If you are contacted to arrange for an interview or testing, please advise us if you require an accommodation.