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Sr. Investor Relations Analyst - Competitive Intelligence

Req id:  22860

Waterloo, ON, CA Mississauga, ON, CA Virtual, CA Montreal, Quebec, CA Richmond Hill, ON, CA



As the Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create software solutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital. Be part of a winning team that leads the way in Enterprise Information Management. 



The Opportunity:


We are seeking an individual with experience in analyzing and conducting financial benchmarking and strategic analysis on publicly traded companies, preferably in the software or technology industries. This person must have a strong financial background and be able to evaluate and assess the corporate and market strategies of a company.


We are looking for a team player with strong communication and written skills. This individual will be an integral part of the Investor Relations department and contribute to competitive research and analysis that is read by OpenText’s executive team. The role will also provide broader IR team support, including providing analysis for various strategic projects and initiatives.


You Are Great At:


  • Provide written summaries on the earnings results of peer companies. Review peer disclosures including but not limited to, earnings releases, transcripts, investor presentations, supplemental data, and regulatory and financial filings
  • Maintain a database of peer companies focusing on key stats, financials, attributes, SWOT analysis, etc.
  • Monitor peers’ key events and announcements and report relevant updates to the IR team
  • Conduct ad hoc financial benchmarking and/or other non-financial peer-related analysis
  • Monitor, analyze, and report broader trends in the software industry, macro-economic data and indicators, and other relevant business news and commentary
  • Reporting to the Senior Director of Investor Relations, this individual will be an integral part of the Investor Relations department and contribute to competitive research and analysis that is read by OpenText’s executive team.


What It Takes:


  • University degree or College diploma
  • 2+ years corporate experience in Competitive Intelligence, Capital Markets, Investor Relations, or Industry Analysis
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills, flexible and detail-oriented
  • Motivated team player who can work independently
  • Deadline driven, ability to prioritize and handle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Advanced proficiency in MS Office, especially Excel and PowerPoint
  • Working knowledge in market data platforms such as Bloomberg, Factset, S&P Capital IQ, NASDAQ IR Insight, etc. is an asset
  • Knowledge or experience with data analytics, Excel macros, or software programming language would be preferred





OpenText's efforts to build an inclusive work environment go beyond simply complying with applicable laws. Our Employment Equity and Diversity Policy provides direction on maintaining a working environment that is inclusive of everyone, regardless of culture, national origin, race, color, gender, gender identification, sexual orientation, family status, age, veteran status, disability, religion, or other basis protected by applicable laws. Should you require accommodations during the selection process, please contact accomodationrequests@opentext.com).


Our growing team is mapping the future of Information Management, and we continue to make new discoveries that expand its boundaries. Join us and be part of a winning team, where the opportunities for your career are limitless. 

From its innovative start as a research project by University of Waterloo professors in 1991, OpenText has grown into a global company with offices in more than 35 countries. Our high- performance culture has forged our growth and is an excellent fit for people looking to push themselves to learn and do more.

It’s our time to lead, and as part of our team, it will be your time too. Our continued growth will provide you the opportunity to explore, learn and chart an exciting career path while enjoying a good work-life balance. 

If you thrive in a dynamic work environment, there is always a new horizon to explore. We are proud to offer excellent benefits, challenging work and competitive financial rewards. 

Our employee programs prioritize employees’ well-being and that of their families. We offer a comprehensive benefit plan, education assistance, a wellness/fitness reimbursement and time off to volunteer. 

Social events 
With offices around the world and flexible work arrangements, OpenText strives to make sure all our employees feel connected. Teamwork extends to our social lives too from local social events to company-wide activities, we want our employees to take time to relax and have fun.  

Corporate Citizenship  
Corporate Citizenship is more than a program for us, it is engrained in our purpose, impact, and approach to doing business. Through numerous volunteer initiatives, we support education and innovation for global change.

Explore your career and potential. Become an OpenText Navigator.

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