Financial Analyst


Are you a detail-oriented and organized financial analyst who is ready to take on a newly created role with an industry leading manufacturer? This company seeks an analytical accounting professional who thrives in a deadline-driven environment. As a Senior Financial Analyst, you will use your analytical expertise to assess, report on, and recommend improvements to performance for locations across Canada. If you are a designated CPA who thrives working independently and collaboratively, this role is for you.

* Month end closing activities, including preparation of financial reporting packages, analysis, journal entries and account reconciliations
* Preparation, consolidation and presentation of management reports
* Provide insight, analysis, and explanation of financial results to managers in units across Canada
* Drive continuous process improvements, understanding and providing resolution to performance issues leading to improved efficiency, effectiveness and standardization of finance processes for all business units
* Ensure appropriate financial and internal controls are established and maintained in accordance with SOX.
* Audit preparation and working with Auditors both internally and externally to ensure successful completion of annual and interim audits.
* Other ad hoc duties and activities as required

* Post-secondary education in Accounting, Business or Finance, and a CPA (CA, CMA, CGA) Designation is required.
* 7+ years related experience, preferably in a manufacturing environment
* Strong financial and business acumen as well as exceptional problem solving skills
* Ability to work effectively in a multi-system environment and advanced MS Office skills, including Excel (data manipulation, modeling and analysis) and PowerPoint are required
* Excellent communication, interpersonal and team work skills are essential
* Prior public company experience and experience with US GAAP and SOX (Bill 198) is highly desired
* Previous experience in an ERP environment and/or experience with systems implementations is considered an asset

* Industry leader
* Stable work environment
* Excellent benefits and support for employees

Please send a resume (Word format preferred) quoting job 11896 to GENINE PARRY, Senior Recruitment Consultant, at or call 204.926.2210

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