We’re looking for a FINANCIAL ANALYST to complete Ontario Regional office team.
Reporting to the Regional Controller – Ontario, you will act as the finance business partner for sawmill and forests operations under your responsibility. You will also be responsible for producing financial analyses, reports and performing accounting tasks.
- Provide financial guidance and recommendations to the business key players for cost control, profitability improvement, continuous improvement and financial performance management.
- Participate actively to the monthly closing including preparation of the required journal entries and accruals, balance sheet accounts analysis, inventory reconciliations, financial reports and fixed assets reviews;
- Establish annual budgets and forecasts, work closely with the operations team to follow costs during the month in order to stay on control and meet budget expectations and provide recommendations to managers as needed
- Act as the finance point of contact and resource person for the local team and management.
- Be proactive and engaged with operations by regularly visiting production sites to learn about and address specific local requirements and be on top of current operations challenges
- Establish and analyze the financial impacts of capital projects, perform post-appraisal analysis to ensure successful achievement of expected returns
- Creation of Purchase orders and processing of contractor payment.
- Share best practices with other finance team members within the organization on tools, system utilization and processes
- Be responsible for other ad hoc financial analyses and projects that may be assigned to you.
- Strong attention to detail as well as both technical and analytical skills.
- Resourcefulness, independence, and ability to work under tight deadlines.
- Ability to make information understandable and ability to work on a team.
- Excellent organizational, communication, and decision-making skills.
- Flexibility and excellent customer service skills.
- Have a diploma or a bachelor’s degree in finance or accounting.
- A CPA professional designation would be an asset.
- Have minimum 2 years of experience in a similar role. An experience in a manufacturing environment would be an asset.
- Be very familiar with the Microsoft Office suite, including in-depth knowledge of Excel.
- Have experience with an ERP system (SAP an asset).
- Mastery of written and oral English; knowledge of French an asset.
Please note that only selected candidates will be contacted for an interview. If you are invited to continue the selection process, please notify us of any particular adaptive measures you might require.
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