Manager, Operational Special Projects

  • Location

    Richmond, British Columbia

  • 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 a Manager, Operational Special Projects to lead the charge on various cost reduction programs and acquisition integration projects. This is a great opportunity to apply a strong FP&A background to solve real business problems and have a direct impact on the company's bottom line. 

Job Description:

  • Identify opportunities to improve efficiencies in operational and financial processes or other areas for cost reduction
  • Build strong working relationships with operational leadership and employees to better understand where value-added projects can be initiated
  • Develop business cases and present initiatives to senior management
  • Create models and track metrics to analyze the feasibility and/or effectiveness of projects


  • A professional accounting designation (CA, CMA, CGA, CPA) with 3+ years of experience in a similar role
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment and in a SOX compliant environment is desirable
  • Experience working closely with operations with the ability to influence
  • Experience integrating newly acquired companies
  • Ability to analyze complex business situations and drive practical and innovative solutions
  • Ability to draft clear and concise memos and reports
  • Hands-on attitude with the willingness to get the job done
  • Excellent organizational skills with an ability to balance multiple priorities in a fast-paced, rapidly-changing work environment
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office applications, especially MS Excel 

**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.