Cavendish Farms is aleading producer of frozen food products for retail and foodservice marketsthroughout Canada, the United States and around the world.
We have twostate-of-the-art potato processing plants in PEI, one in Lethbridge, AB andanother in Jamestown, ND. Headquartered in Dieppe, NB, the company alsooperates an appetizer plant in Wheatley, ON and has sales office locations inToronto, Montreal and Boston.
Reportingto the Vice President of Finance, the Director of Financial Planning isresponsible for ensuring the compilation and accuracy of the annual budget andmonthly forecasts for Cavendish Farms.
Education Required :
Post-secondary education in Business
Years of Experience Required :
10+ years of relevant work experience required
Previous manufacturing experience is considered an asset
Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of the organization
Excellent leadership capabilities
Ability to manage multiple critical tasks at once
Self-starter with a strong work ethic; respect for commitments
Results driven, strategic, and analytical thinker
Computer proficiency in Microsoft Office
Key responsibilities :
Provide direction and support to the Financial Planning Team.
Coordinate, prepare and present to Senior Management the monthly forecast providing explanations and analysis of the main budget and forecast variances.
Prepare and distribute monthly management reports.
Coordinate development and completion of the Company’s budget on an annual basis; reviewing and challenging departmental submissions.
Ensure budget is loaded into general ledger.
Provide various analysis and financial support to Senior Management and other departments such as capital projects payback and business opportunity analysis as required.