Student Financial Analyst - Summer 2021

Federal Student Work Experience Program (FSWEP)

Public Service Commission of Canada - Treasury Board Secretariat Initiative


Across Canada

Job type



$16.49 - $27.73 per hour

Number of jobs

40 (approximately)

Contact information

Information on careers in finance

FSWEP eligibility criteria

You are the change that the Government of Canada (GC) needs! The innovation, diversity and high energy that you’ll bring are key to a thriving career in the GC. Plus, you’ll benefit from work-life balance, competitive salaries, and ample development opportunities that can lead to future employment. Check out the Finance Community website (see link to information on careers in finance in right column) to discover what else we can do for you and your career.

Apply now and take this first step in your journey.

CLOSING DATE: May 20, 2021

Managers will be requesting students as early as the end of January

What you will gain

Do you consider yourself a numbers person, detail-oriented, and driven to make a difference? If so, then the financial analyst job is for you.

The Treasury Board Secretariat is leading a summer student employment initiative in financial management on behalf of departments across the federal public service.

Benefits of working in the federal public service:

• Competitive salaries and work-life balance
• Professional development opportunities
• Practical and diverse work experience
• Networking opportunities with peers and mentors in the financial management community
• Possibility of future employment and development program opportunities that will support you in the pursuit of the Chartered Professional Accounting designation

Note: Students may be eligible for full-time employment and inclusion in an entry-level development program upon graduation.

What you will do

As a Student Financial Analyst, you will work within the financial management function of a department or agency in one of the following areas:

• Financial planning and analysis
• Financial reporting
• Internal resource management
• Financial advisory services
• Accounting operations
• Financial systems
• Financial policy
• Costing
• Internal controls

Who we are looking for

Post-secondary students who are studying in one of the following fields:

• Accounting
• Finance
• Business Administration
• Commerce
• Economics

Duration: full-time summer with the possibility to be rehired during the 2021-2022 academic year.

You must meet the FSWEP eligibility criteria.

Preference will be given to Canadian citizens who meet the job requirements.

The Public Service of Canada is committed to building a skilled, diverse workforce that reflects Canadian society. We promote employment equity and, while voluntary, we encourage you to indicate on your application if you are a woman, an Aboriginal person, a person with a disability or a member of a visible minority group.

CLOSING DATE: May 20, 2021

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