Type Full Time
Location Toronto, Start date: Fall 2023

Relay Ventures is hiring a Financial Analyst to join Relay’s Toronto office. This is an excellent opportunity to be part of a dynamic and collegial Finance /Operations team in the fast paced venture capital industry. Opportunity for professional growth within the organization.

Relay Ventures is a US$750MM early-stage venture capital firm partnering with founders at the Seed and Series A stages. We are thesis-based investors and finance entrepreneurs who are rethinking industries where technology will have an outsized impact in Fintech, Proptech, Urbantech and Sports and Entertainment. We have offices in Toronto and Calgary, and a wide network of portfolio companies across North America.

Finance/Operations is a five person team and this is a multidisciplinary role reporting to the CFO. The team supports the entire organization, interacting with investors, portfolio companies, the investment team and external advisors, managing:

● Financial reporting (audited and unaudited) to investors and other stakeholders

● Valuation of portfolio companies

● Scenario analysis for portfolio companies

● Information requests to/from investment team, portfolio companies, investors and other stakeholders

● Compliance and regulatory matters

● Annual audit and tax filings, working with external auditors/tax advisors

● Operations

Education required:

Undergrad degree (BCom, BBA, or other discipline, working towards CPA/CFA preferred)


Minimum three years work experience

Other core skills required:

Good understanding of financial statements, accounting for partnerships and corporations

Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail

Exceptional problem solving skills

Advanced knowledge of MS Office (especially Word and Excel)

Knowledge of QuickBooks and Allvue Systems an asset

Good communication (both verbal and written) and interpersonal skills

Ability to self-motivate

Ability to work independently and in a collegial team environment

Adaptability and flexibility in moving across various tasks in a fast paced environment

Comfort with a hybrid in person / remote work environment

Sense of humour

Feel like you don’t check every box? If you have some of the skills and experience that we're looking for and are eager to learn the rest, we encourage you to apply. Relay Ventures is strongly committed to equal opportunities in employment. We welcome applications from all minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, and others.

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Posted Sep. 08, 2023

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