Marketing Analyst (Contract)
  • Toronto

Website LCBO

Marketing Analyst (Contract up to 6 months)

We’re a world-class retailer and wholesaler. We hire driven leaders we want to learn from and who want to grow the careers of our team members. We understand a phenomenal career is made up of dynamic days, compelling problems to tackle, and human connection. We work with our employees to build a working experience that drives both the organization and the people within it forward. Our social responsibility is second-to-none.

Marketing Analyst

Do you enjoy reviewing complex financial data and building insightful analysis? Reporting to the Manager, Marketing Strategy, you will oversee and perform a variety of financial reporting, analysis and planning functions within the LCBO Marketing Department. You will act as a liaison between Marketing and Finance to coordinate and resolve issues while maintaining accurate reporting and financial information.

If you have an inquisitive nature and a passion for in-depth analysis, then this is the role for you!

What’s the role about?

Business Analysis & Metrics


  • Provide business insights and analytics with data derived from the Marketing Information System (Mbis) to enable enhanced decision making for Marketing’s senior leadership team
  • Gather and analyze data from other cross-functional departments, prioritize and make recommendations, and implement projects to ensure the accuracy of the business’s reporting

Financial Analysis & Planning


  • Monitor the department’s expenses and revenue, and support the Finance department with the preparation of appropriate period/year end accounting entries
  • Partner with Finance to improve and implement enhanced financial reporting controls
  • Provide variance analysis for departmental revenue, and expense accounts and cost centers

Project Management


  • Prepare project plans and oversee the development and scheduling of the Marketing Departments annual Budget
  • Track Marketing project spend and prepare end financial reports for review
  • Prepare and ensure presentations are complete and accurate for the VP Marketing

What will you bring to the team?


  • Post-graduate degree or diploma in a Financial and/or Business field, or equivalent experience; completion or progress towards an accounting designation is an asset
  • Minimum 3 years experience working in financial and operational planning, analysis, reporting and budgeting
  • Excellent project planning and execution skills through a combination of formal Project Management education and work experience
  • Demonstrated knowledge of financial concepts related to costing analysis, and operational efficiency measurement techniques
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft (MS) Excel, strong working knowledge of MS PowerPoint and MS Word and experience in the development of database and business solutions using Microsoft Access
  • Experience with FileMaker Pro, Oracle financial suite, Hyperion Planning, Info Library and MPTS is preferred
  • Highly effective communications skills, strong attention to detail, and sound analytical and problem-solving skills

Diversity and inclusion matter at the LCBO. If contacted for an interview, please advise if you require accommodation in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act.

Please apply at, to Talent Acquisition, LCBO, quoting File #LCB-243-2019, by November 25, 2019. We appreciate your interest, and advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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