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Accounting Manager, Manufacturing and Operations

  • Location

    Burnaby, Canada

  • Sector:

    Accounting & Finance

  • Job type:

    Direct Hire

  • Contact:

    Lauren LaBrosse

  • Salary high:

    999999

  • Salary low:

    95000

  • Job ref:

    4264

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-03-20

  • Consultant:

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Horizon Recruitment Inc. is conducting a search for an experienced Accounting Manager, Manufacturing and Operations to manage the accounting and finance functions for an exciting and growing company based in Burnaby. Working directly with the operations and manufacturing teams in the facility, you will drive process improvements and be responsible for the overall financial reporting and management of the growing business.

Responsibilities:

  • Drive process improvement initiatives across the manufacturing function at the Burnaby location (some oversight to other locations as well)
  • Responsible for all costing, profitability, accounting, financial reporting and operational data analysis activities
  • Present financial period end results to senior management, highlighting areas of concerns and action plans
  • Provision of financial analyses and operational support as it pertains to inventory, production/costing variances and sales analyses
  • Ensure costing models are current and accurate, and are continuously improved
  • Manage working capital requirements and targets by establishing and maintaining clear internal key performance metrics
  • Manage the preparation of the annual budget and periodical/rolling forecasts

Requirements:

  • A professional accounting designation and qualifications (CA, CPA, CMA or CGA) along with at least 5 years of experience 
  • Hands on, roll up the sleeves professional with a demonstrated track record of success in a similar role working closely with operations 
  • Strong financial reporting experience coupled with experience in manufacturing, operations and logistics
  • Capability, drive and initiative to learn, adapt and execute
  • An open and articulate communicator with strong analysis, presentation and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and relationship-building skills
  • Proven strategic thinking ability to apply a “bottom line”, results-oriented approach
  • Excellent analytical skills, and applies a creative approach to problem solving

**Only candidates eligible to work in Canada will be considered**

Horizon Recruitment Inc. is a specialized recruitment and search firm with two complimentary practice areas: Finance & Supply Chain.