Finance Manager, Manufacturing

  • Location

    Coquitlam, BC

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Published:

    about 4 years ago

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Horizon Recruitment Inc. is conducting a search for an experienced Finance Manager, Manufacturing to lead the operational accounting team for a socially and environmentally conscious organization based in the Tri-cities. Working directly with the operations and manufacturing teams across their facilities, you will drive process improvements and be responsible for the overall financial reporting and management of the growing business. You will oversee the financial reporting, financial planning, and budgeting functions for the manufacturing and distribution side of the company.


  • Responsible for financial reporting, planning and analysis for the manufacturing, distribution and supply chain side of the business
  • Manage a team of Operational Accounting professionals for all costing, profitability 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 the preparation of the annual budget and periodical/rolling forecasts


  • A professional accounting designation and qualifications (CA, CPA, CMA or CGA) along with at least 5 years of experience in a manufacturing and distribution industry
  • 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.