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Date Posted: Aug 25, 2019

Reference Code: 45710-en_US

Job Type:  Temporary Contract 
Primary Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada 
All Available Locations: Toronto 

Job Type: Contract (12 months)

Deloitte’s Future of Canada Centre (FCC) is looking for a research analyst to join our team. The FCC is Deloitte’s thought leadership and public policy hub, with three primary responsibilities:

  • The Centre performs original research and publishes reports, articles, and papers that provide insights for businesses, governments, and academia on a broad spectrum of topics of interest to our firm, our clients, and our country. 
  • In addition to producing thought leadership, the Centre is an eminence development hub through which all thought leadership produced by Deloitte in Canada is evaluated to ensure the quality and strategic alignment of the firm’s publications. 
  • The Centre also coordinates public policy activities across the firm as well as the development of policy positions on priority issues for our firm, our clients, and our country. 

As a Research Analyst you will help research and develop cross-sectoral thought leadership for the firm, including research under the firm’s flagship Canada at 175 initiative ( Responsibilities would include: 

  • Monitor issues relevant to a specified theme on an ongoing basis, including industry & government developments both in Canada and globally.
  • Assist in conducting quantitative and qualitative research, using a variety of methodologies and data sources, and support the development of high profile thought leadership pieces.
  • Support the creation of graphs, outlines and drafts of research findings.
  • Support the development of internal and external materials related to research insights, including, presentations, articles, and speeches.
  • Support and deliver on ad-hoc research and analysis requests as required.



  • Undergraduate degree, preferably in economics, business, or another relevant field
  • An exemplary record of academic and extracurricular achievement
  • Proven superior research, analytical, and problem-solving skills, especially quantitative skills
  • Highly organized and detail-focused, able to synthesize information in a clear and concise way
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and team player
  • Comfortable working in an ambiguous environment with competing deadlines and rapidly evolving needs and conditions
  • High technical proficiency in MS Office applications; specifically PowerPoint, Excel and Word (proficiency using statistical and data visualization tools an asset)  
  • Demonstrated interest in public policy an asset
  • French language skills an asset

Why Deloitte?

Launch your career with The One Firm where you can make a greater impact than you ever thought possible. With endless opportunities at every turn, and a culture built to support and drive our people to be the very best they can be, Deloitte is The One Firm for you to learn, grow, create, and lead.

At Deloitte, we understand that everyone, and their career goals, are different. As a firm, we help create the conditions and opportunities that will enable our people to thrive – both professionally and personally. We do this by making three commitments to our people:

  • You will lead at every level: We grow the world’s best leaders so you can achieve the impact you seek, faster.
  • You can work your way: We give you the means to work how you want, and we have innovative spaces and the mindset to help you be wildly successful.
  • You will feel included and inspired: We create a deep sense of belonging where you can bring your whole self to work.

Apply now and let us show you how to push your career to the next level at Deloitte. The One Firm. For You.

Deloitte is an inclusive employer dedicated to building a diverse workforce.  We encourage applications from all qualified candidates and will accommodate applicants’ needs under the respective provincial human rights codes throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process. Please advise the Recruiter to ensure your accessibility needs are accommodated throughout this process.  Information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially.

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted



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