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Mackenzie Investments Overview

Toronto, ON
501 to 1000 employees
1967
Subsidiary or Business Segment
Investment Banking & Asset Management
$500 million to $1 billion (CAD) per year
Mackenzie Investments was founded in 1967 and is a leading investment management firm providing investment advisory and related services to retail and institutional clients. The company has $61.3 billion in assets under management, and as part of IGM (a subsidiary of the Power ... Read more

Mission: Everything we do starts with the needs of investors, whether they are saving for a child’s post secondary education, setting money aside for the future needs of a family member with a disability, or funding their own retirement. In fact, our focus is summed up in our ... Read more

Mackenzie Investments – Why Work For Us?


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Founded in 1967, Mackenzie Investments is a holistic asset-management partner for thousands of Canadian financial advisors and the investors they support as part of IGM Financial (a subsidiary of the Power Financial Group of Companies), is the largest independent asset manager in Canada with $148 billion assets under management. 

Mackenzie Investments offers innovative investment solutions, excellent asset management and superb service.  Our team delivers innovation and expertise through mutual funds, ETFs, alternative investments, Private Wealth Pools and Managed Solutions.  We also offer a charitable giving program and solutions for saving for a child's education and giving financial assistance to people with disabilities.  We strive to bring insights, data and tools to advisors to help them support their clients.


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Our vision

Everything we do starts with the needs of investors, whether they are saving for a child’s postsecondary education, setting money aside for the future needs of a family member with a disability, or funding their own retirement. In fact, our focus is summed up in our Vision statement:

We are committed to the financial success of investors, through their eyes.

Putting values first

Our growth and success are the direct result of our employees, and we strive to create a workplace supported by the
following core values:

  • Creativity and innovation
  • Strong decision-making
  • Collaboration
  • Courage
  • Honesty and integrity
  • Confidence and pride


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Change the Game

Mackenzie has a vision and a strategy that will challenge and lead the way business in this industry is done and help Canadians be successful in the ways that mean the most to them.

Join an Unbeatable Team

At Mackenzie, we build teams that look out for each other, ask the best of each other, and deliver their finest work.

Make a Smarter World

We believe in learning all we can, understanding what is most important, and sharing the benefits of that knowledge.

Be Proud

At Mackenzie, you will do some of your best work, develop some of your most valuable skills, and give back in ways that make a difference in the lives of Canadians.

Learn and Grow

We offer an environment where you can indulge your curiosity to learn, getting the challenges and feedback you need to refine your skills and abilities.

Enjoy Greater Opportunity

At Mackenzie and with IGM Financial, there are many ways to build your career.

Thrive in a Supportive Environment

We have created a workplace where your efforts and career are supported by your team and your leader.


Mackenzie Investments in the Community

The people at Mackenzie Investments care. They care about their communities and work to make them better places to live. Employees are generous with their financial support for charities and with their time as volunteers. The Mackenzie team invests their time, money and compassion in our communities to help people across Canada.

Mackenzie Investments Charitable Foundation

The Mackenzie Investments Charitable Foundation is a non-profit organization that co-ordinates charitable giving and volunteerism at Mackenzie. The Foundation supports charities across Canada, with a special focus on organizations that help children and youth at risk. The Foundation has donated approximately $9.8 million in grants to numerous charities since 1999.

Mackenzie’s Volunteerism

Our employees are encouraged to volunteer in their communities and give back with their time, energy and enthusiasm. Mackenzie Investments provides every employee with one paid volunteer day annually to support the Foundation’s volunteer program. Also, our Committed Volunteer Program links financial assistance with volunteerism. Employees who volunteer at least 40 hours with one or more charities in a calendar year are eligible to designate a grant of $500 from Mackenzie Investments to a registered Canadian charity of their choice.

 

A Caring Company

Mackenzie Investments is proud to be recognized as a Caring Company by Imagine Canada. The Caring Company Program recognizes corporate citizens that are role models in community investment.

Canadian Red Cross

Mackenzie Investments is a proud supporter of the Canadian Red Cross. Since 2005 our employees have stepped up to raise money whenever a crisis occurs. Their generosity is matched by a corporate donation from Mackenzie Investments.

 
 
 

 


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    Encourage growth, expectations are straightforward, no office politics, young workforce, management rose from this role, opportunities to learn

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    It's a call centre so work can get tiring/monotonous

    Advice to Management

    Make employees full time from contract sooner, continue to remain positive

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    I applied online. The process took 5 weeks. I interviewed at Mackenzie Investments (Toronto, ON) in April-2019.

    Interview

    Applied online and was contacted approx 2 weeks after. First contact was a phone interview with Talent Advisor Jennifer Mensah, then one and one interview with two managers including the Hiring manager. Final interview with AVP and Director. The overall experience was positive especially with Jennifer. She provided all the details, always responded right away to any questions or concerns.

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    • A Case Study was provided that required to analyse and provide solutions. This was a "what if" scenario and how to manage the staff and the new technology   1 Answer
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Mackenzie Investments Awards & Accolades

  • Caring Company Award, Imagine Canada, 2016

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