Manager, Development Analysis
Development North America

Ivanhoé Cambridge is one of the ten largest real estate companies in the world, with over $30 billion of assets in the shopping centre, office, and multi-residential buildings in 20 countries as at December 31, 2011.
Headquartered in Montréal, Québec, Ivanhoé Cambridge is the real estate subsidiary of the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, one of Canada's leading institutional fund managers.


Specific accountabilities:


Financial Analysis and Cost Management:


  •  Coordinate the preparation of development pro-formas and all required financial analysis for potential developments;
  • Prepare the comprehensive Monthly Financial Review and detailed Forecast to Complete cost update document during construction;
  • Assist the Operations finance team during transition of a development from Development to Operations;
  • Coordinate meetings with all development disciplines to ensure accurate cost and revenue reporting;
  • Oversee the review by the Portfolio Management Group of development pro-formas to be presented for approval and ensure consistency with Company policy;
  • Provide Development Managers with financial analysis related to development agreements or other analysis as required;
  • Provide accurate updates of development activity to various user groups;
  • Assist Director, Development Analysis with major system and procedural changes.

Finance Group Support/Liaison Function:

  • Provide assistance to Region during the annual budget process for developments that have an impact on the annual property budgets;
  • Liaise with Corporate and Regional Finance groups in all finance policy matters and accounting issues impacting the development group.

Joint Venture Partners:

  • Provide reporting to Joint Venture Partners during construction as required;
  • Coordinate project funding for developments with specific financing or JV partners.


Key requirements

  • Bachelors’ degree in a business related field;
  • Accounting designation – CA, CMA or CGA – or equivalent experience;
  • High degree of specialized expertise and skill in maintaining established standards of quality and accuracy;
  • Ability to work within established standards and guidelines;
  • Specialized technical problem solving skills while working within approved organizational systems and technology, and the demonstration of the values of integrity, quality and caution;
  • Ability to exercise the necessary authority to assure policies and procedures are followed and time frames are met;
  • Ability to make decisions that support company guidelines authoritatively and quickly;
  • Ability to train others to make correct decisions;
  • Demonstrate directive leadership to assure quality standards are met;
  • Able to manage multiple, simultaneous projects in a fast-paced environment;
  • Expertise-based problem solving.


If you are interested by this challenge, please submit your resume.

A professional and appealing environment!

Ivanhoé Cambridge has been recognized as one of the 100 Best Employers in Canada. We value the importance of human resources, which is why we provide a stimulating professional environment where integrity and respect, the drive to outperform, service excellence, teamwork and innovation are highly valued.