Senior Analyst, Process Excellence, Grant Thornton, Toronto, ON, Canada

Senior Analyst, Process Excellence, Grant Thornton, Toronto, ON, Canada

Posted on: May.14.2022

Who we are

You know those big cities that still feel like small towns? Where everyone’s friendly and helps each other out? That’s like Grant Thornton. Except here we’re all professionals and there isn’t a mayor or a general store. What we’re trying to say is that we’re a large and growing professional services firm that still feels like a community. We employ over 2500 people across Canada, and we truly care about our colleagues, our clients and the communities where we work and live. That’s what’s most important to us. We’re building a thriving organization that’s purpose driven and still want to remember what your favourite milkshake flavour is.

As a Senior Analyst, Process Excellence your responsibilities will include:

• Lead and support the current state assessment for existing processes to identify and prioritize opportunities for improvement (experience with technology enable changed desired)
• Lead data collection, analysis and story board to develop visualizations for key performance indicators
• Lead communication with key stakeholders regarding the data analyses, identification of key performance indicators, adoption monitoring definition and/or benefits realization
• Facilitate stakeholder meetings and document existing and future processes as well as other assets required to support the communication of change
• Build relationships with key stakeholders to understand their needs and become a go to advisor for improvement initiatives

• Lead the identification of change impact and process integration needs for future process to be implemented
• Foster an environment and culture that encourages productivity, innovation & teamwork
• Other duties as required

Be Grant Thornton

If you’re a bit like us, you’re driven to connect with how others are feeling and thinking. Here we walk in others shoes before taking action. Just imagine being part of a team that puts “we before me”, where flexAbility is a mindset, and where you trust your colleagues to have your back. At Grant Thornton, you’ll work with inspiring leaders who support your development, both personally and professionally. This is a place where your insatiable curiosity enables you to think, see and hear from a variety of perspectives, a place where every day is different and having the courage to grow is part of who you are. And when all this comes together, well that’s when the magic happens!

Want to learn more about who we are and how we live our purple every day? Read our colleagues’ stories at

Think you’ve got what it takes to be a Senior Analyst, Process Excellence? Like the colour purple? Great. Here's a few more boxes we’re also hoping you can tick:

• University degree in Business, Finance, Math, Science, Engineering, Computer Science, or similar quantitative discipline
• 4+ years of experience working with clients or companies/firms in tax, assurance, audit, management consulting, financial services, IT or similar industry
• Completion of 3-6 projects involving process design, process mapping, business architecture, business or functional requirements

• Proficient in various tools for data analysis (e.g. Excel, SQL, PowerBI), document management (SharePoint, Teams), documentations and presentations (PowerPoint), or similar tools
• Lean Six Sigma certification (Green Belt, Black Belt) and/or Business Process Management Certification is an asset
• Strong interpersonal skills including facilitation and negotiation
• Excellent written and oral communication skills, including formal presentations
• Strong analytical skills including processing unstructured data, business intelligence tools and techniques, validating findings, and assessing recommendations

At Grant Thornton we’re focused on making a difference in the lives of our clients, our colleagues and our communities. That’s our purpose. Or, as we like to say, living our purple.

Are you ready to Discover Your Purple?

Grant Thornton LLP is committed to employment equity, human rights and respectful workplace principles throughout the life cycle of employment, including at the recruitment and hiring stages. We welcome applications from members of all equity deserving groups, including persons with disabilities, women, racialized and/or Indigenous applicants. Should you require accommodation in relation to the recruitment process, please notify us by emailing and we will work with you to meet your accommodation needs.

User Agreement| |Privacy Policy