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Would you like to be a part of a team supporting capital markets risk functions? Does working with reporting systems to resolve errors, while monitoring risk metrics to ensure accuracy sound like something you would enjoy? If so, this may be the role for you.

Here’s what you will do:

  • Extract and summarize relevant data from internal trading systems to produce daily risk and/or profit and loss (P&L) reports
  • Monitor risk and/or P&L metrics by following TD’s established procedures and guidelines
  • Investigate discrepancies in risk and/or P&L metric breaches in a timely manner, and report any issues to relevant stakeholders
  • Communicate with internal teams and stakeholders to gather information to support risk and/or P&L investigations
  • Provide commentary about risk and/or P&L investigations to stakeholders
  • When comfortable in the role, you may be given the opportunity to be involved in ad-hoc analysis and make suggestions to ongoing process improvements

What you will bring:

  • Have a degree or diploma in Mathematics, Business, Accounting, Finance, Commerce, Data Analytics or a similar discipline
  • Use your intermediate Excel Skills (eg: VLOOKUP, Pivot Tables) to analyze, summarize and report on data
  • Apply your strong attention to detail to identify issues and discrepancies within large datasets
  • Use your strong time management skills to complete tasks within a time sensitive environment
  • Enjoy working independently as well as part of a small team
  • Have an interest in learning about capital markets and risk management
  • Have an interest in learning about derivative products, including SWAPS and Options

Nice to have (not requirements):

  • Experience or knowledge with scripting languages such as Python
  • Experience or knowledge with VBA programming

*This is a remote work opportunity with the plan of an eventual transition to TD Bank’s offices in Downtown Toronto.

Role Employer Location Deadline  
Market Analyst TD Toronto, ON May 14, 2021 CLOSED

The Recruitment Process


The first step in the recruitment process is for interested candidates to apply for the roles. This will involve completing an online questionnaire as well as submitting their resume to Specialisterne Canada. Instructions for applying are included below. Applicants will be shortlisted for participation in the next step based on a review of each online questionnaire and assessing the likelihood of fit for the roles for which we are recruiting.

Employment Discovery Workshop

The next step in the Specialisterne recruitment process is an Employment Discovery Workshop. It is a hands-on, task-based experience where you will work on specific projects in a virtual setting. It is an opportunity to learn about our approach to hiring, and for us to get to know you – what motivates you, your interests and your skills.

Training Program

Candidates whose profiles are well-suited for the roles for which we are recruiting will be invited to participate in a four-week skills evaluation and training program on the employer’s site. It will include case studies, real-life projects, as well as on-site training relevant to the roles and working environment.


Employment offers are made to the candidates with the best fit. Once accepted, the individuals will transition into their positions at the organization. Specialisterne Canada will provide support where necessary, which may include modifications to the work environment.

Those not selected can have their profiles added to our database for consideration for other more suitable job opportunities in the future.

To Apply

Please read this role description carefully.

For a complete description of the process and all our roles with TD, download this PDF.

Please Note: All applications must go through Specialisterne Canada. Our corporate partners do not handle applications directly.

If you completed a Specialisterne questionnaire in the past, please do so again, as this one has been customized for this recruitment program.

For More Information

Please direct any questions via email to [email protected].If you prefer to speak on the phone, send us an email and we will schedule a call.

We look forward to hearing from you!