Careers

Are you passionate about helping people? Looking for an opportunity to work with an organization recognized as a top employer? Do you thrive in a fast-paced, supportive environment? Then you’ve come to the right place.

CAAT is offering opportunities for dynamic professionals interested in continually learning and building a career in a pensions-focused environment. 

Who we are

At CAAT Pension Plan, our business is providing sustainable pensions for our approximately 65,000 members. As a modern defined benefit (DB) pension plan, CAAT is highly-respected for its pension and investment management expertise and operates with the goal of long-term sustainability.

We aspire to provide all Canadian workplaces an opportunity to participate in a sustainable and valuable Modern Defined Benefit pension plan. 

At CAAT, you’ll feel proud knowing you’re helping more Canadians retire with greater financial security. 

Careers at CAAT are meaningful because the work we do matters. Check out our current job postings below and join us.

We’re growing!

Let’s stay in touch! CAAT is growing rapidly. We will be looking to add several roles to our organization – we will be hiring for a variety of roles – from interns to vice presidents. Follow us on LinkedIn and bookmark the CAAT Careers page to keep connected.


Current opportunities:

Analyst/Associate, Real Assets (Infrastructure & Real Estate)

Are you a dynamic proactive investment professional with a desire to build on your experience in infrastructure and real estate investments? Are you looking for an opportunity where you can build your knowledge base and skills while moving your career forward as a member of a proactive and growing investment team?

We have an exciting new opportunity for an Analyst/Associate, Real Assets to work within our Real Assets investment team.

The Analyst/Associate, Real Assets is responsible for supporting senior members of the Real Assets team in the identification, evaluation, and monitoring of CAAT’s Real Asset investments. CAAT’s Real Assets team is focused on building globally diversified portfolios through fund commitments and co-investments.

We are looking for someone with:

  • Sound financial analysis and modeling skills
  • Working knowledge of portfolio management, due diligence, capital markets, and private markets investing
  • Strong knowledge of investment research and trends
  • Strong oral and written communication, interpersonal and critical thinking skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • An ability to work collaboratively in a small, informal team setting or independently with solid prioritization and organizational skills
  • Strong work ethic, honesty, and integrity

Qualifications

  • Ideal candidates will possess an Undergraduate Degree from an accredited institution and a minimum of two years experience in infrastructure or real estate private markets investing, due diligence and/or valuations. Experience with private market/alternative investments is an asset.
  • Possessing or pursuing an MBA, CFA, CPA or CAIA.

Primary Responsibilities

Under the direction of senior team members:

  • Assist in the evaluation of prospective real asset fund commitments and co-investments opportunities (ie. support the screening, due diligence, and execution)
  • Maintain a prioritized pipeline of fund and co-investment opportunities
  • Monitor portfolio activity, participate in conference calls with the GP and maintain the pacing model for the Real Asset portfolio
  • Assist in the preparation of real asset-related Investment Committee and senior management reporting materials
  • Actively contribute to Real Asset and Investment team discussions Contribute to the standardization, documentation, and improvement of CAAT's private market investing practices and processes
  • Conduct research on real asset investment themes and perform special projects as needed

What does CAAT’s Investment Team offer you?

  • We offer team members an industry competitive salary and the benefit of a  growing small business atmosphere with a large and growing base of members, employers, and assets to invest

What does CAAT offer you?

  • We provide a flexible and friendly work environment, comprehensive health and dental benefits package, life insurance, and a Goodlife fitness membership
  • We offer support for your career development goals

What should you know about us?

  • We are conveniently located at the Eaton Center in downtown Toronto with ready access to the subway and PATH systems
  • We believe the success of the Plan is grounded in its expertise as well as its values of integrity, teamwork, and a trusting, respectful working environment. 
  • Additional information about the CAAT Pension Plan can be found at www.caatpension.on.ca.

If you are interested, please submit your application to careers@caatpension.on.ca by April 6, 2020, with Analyst/Associate, Real Assets (Infrastructure & Real Estate) in the subject line.

We recruit and select the most qualified candidates and thank all applicants for their interest. CAAT Pension Plan is an equal opportunity employer that supports abilities and diversity of all kinds.

If you require accommodation during the recruiting and selection process, please contact us at careers@caatpension.on.ca

Actuarial Analysts

Are you passionate about helping people retire with greater financial security? Do you believe in the strength of modern defined benefit pension plans? Do you thrive working in a fast-paced environment in a growing organization? Want to work with a dynamic and highly engaged team of talented professionals who are making a difference?

If you answered yes to these questions, we are looking for you!

CAAT is a modern defined benefit pension plan and industry-leading innovator in helping more Canadian workplaces and their employees participate in a sustainable pension plan. We are seen as one of the most successful plans in Canada, and we're growing! 

We are looking for talented, experienced Actuarial Analysts to join our team. 

In this important role, you will help develop and utilize new tools to properly value benefits and measure risks in non-routine situations. You will support the Growth Team in analyzing trends and performing actuarial projections. You will be involved in a wide range of day-to-day tasks, internal projects, and special activities associated with the Plan's growth initiative. 

A Bachelor's degree in Actuarial Science, Statistics or Mathematics, and an Associate of the Society of Actuaries (ASA) designation (or working toward) along with three (3) or more years' of progressive professional experience in the actuarial area of the pension industry and a thorough understanding of pension calculations and process improvement make you an ideal candidate.  You must also have significant abilities with financial, analytical, and modeling skills. 

In addition, we are looking for someone with the following attributes:

  • Superior analytical thinking skills with the ability to evaluate complex situations and synthesize relevant information
  • Adaptable in changing work environments
  • Strong business acumen, sound judgment and a high level of integrity
  • Action-oriented with a high degree of initiative and the ability to shift and manage multiple priorities

What does CAAT offer you and what should you know about us?

  • We received the  Innovation Award in Plan Design and Reform at the Pension & Investments' 2018 World Pension Summit
  • We also received the  Pension Performance Award  at the Benefits Canada 2018 Workplace Benefits Awards
  • We also received the  IABC Gold Quill Award of Excellence for the ROM merger
  • We provide a flexible and friendly work environment, comprehensive health and dental benefits packages, life insurance, and a Goodlife fitness membership
  • We offer support for your career development goals
  • We are conveniently located at the Eaton Center in downtown Toronto with ready access to the subway and PATH systems 

If you would like to be considered, please submit your application to us at careers@caatpension.on.ca with  Actuarial Analyst in the subject line. 

We recruit and select the most qualified candidates, and thank all applicants for their interest but only those considered for an interview will be contacted. 

CAAT Pension Plan is an equal opportunity employer that supports abilities and diversity of all kinds. If you require accommodation during the recruiting and selection process, please contact us at  careers@caatpension.on.ca

Pension Analysts

Are you passionate about helping people retire with greater financial security? Do you believe in the strength of modern defined benefit pension plans? Do you thrive working in a fast-paced environment in a growing organization? Want to work with a dynamic and highly engaged team of talented professionals who are making a difference? 

If you answered yes to these questions, we are looking for you! 

CAAT is a modern defined benefit pension plan and industry-leading innovator in helping more Canadian workplaces and their employees participate in a sustainable pension plan. We are seen as one of the most successful plans in Canada, and we're growing!  

We are looking for resourceful, strategic thinking Pension Analysts to join our Service Delivery department.  

Acting as a front-line pension administrator you will be responsible for the day-to-day administration of the CAAT Pension Plan. As part of our Service Delivery teams, you will process all types of transactions, calculations, and activities using the administration system, and will collaborate with internal teams and external plan members to ensure best in class service. 

We are looking for experienced individuals with a combination of the following attributes:

  • Understanding of complex pension administration systems and working with pension plan texts
  • Expertise in processing critical transactions and activities (e.g. terminations, retirements, etc.)
  • Demonstrated experience executing test plans/cases, defect analysis, quality reviews, and data integrity
  • Strong knowledge of applicable legislation
  • Excellent analytical skills, attention to detail, and a mathematical aptitude
  • A quick learner with experience in member transactions
  • Exceptional communication skills for a business environment (both written and oral)
  • Sound judgment, collaborative team player who is detail-oriented and logical
  • Someone who thrives juggling multiple priorities
  • Advanced Excel skills

Your College diploma or University Degree, with at least 5 years of experience with multiple-employer pension plans (MEPP), public sector pension administration, or an outsourcing service provider will make you a strong candidate. You may also have or be actively pursuing your Pension Plan Administration Certificate, Certified Employee Benefits Specialist Program, or Certified Benefits Professionals designation(s). 

Once here you will:

  • You will process and complete all transaction activities including terminations, retirements, deaths, transfers, service purchases (buybacks) and pension estimates
  • You will interact with employers and their members, former members, and retired members
  • You will participate in structured training sessions
  • You will conduct process reviews and support audit activities
  • You will support required system updates and identify opportunities to streamline processes

What does CAAT offer you and what should you know about us?

  • We received the  Innovation Award in Plan Design and Reform at the Pension & Investments' 2018 World Pension Summit
  • We also received the  Pension Performance Award  at the Benefits Canada 2018 Workplace Benefits Awards
  • We also received the  IABC Gold Quill Award of Excellence for the ROM merger
  • We provide a flexible and friendly work environment, comprehensive health and dental benefits packages, life insurance, and a Goodlife fitness membership
  • We offer support for your career development goals
  • We are conveniently located at the Eaton Center in downtown Toronto with ready access to the subway and PATH systems 

If you would like to be considered, please submit your application to us at careers@caatpension.on.ca with Pension Analyst in the subject line.  

We recruit and select the most qualified candidates, and thank all applicants for their interest but only those considered for an interview will be contacted.  

CAAT Pension Plan is an equal opportunity employer that supports abilities and diversity of all kinds. If you require accommodation during the recruiting and selection process, please contact us at careers@caatpension.on.ca


What Makes CAAT Different?

At CAAT, we believe that culture matters. We recently asked CAAT employees about their experiences – they told us what makes CAAT special, why they’re proud to work here, and how CAAT is getting it right.

Here is the first of a series of videos – learn what our employees feel makes CAAT different.


We offer:

  • a flexible and friendly work environment
  • comprehensive health and dental benefits, life insurance, and a Goodlife membership
  • the chance to earn the valuable defined benefit pension we provide to our members
  • support for your career development
  • a great location in downtown Toronto’s Eaton Center, with access to the subway and PATH systems

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