Job Title : Accountant
Location : Blenhein, (Chatham-Kent) ON
Length of Assignment : Full time, Permanent
Salary : $70,000-$80,000 / year
Job summary / Introduction
Under the Supervision of the General Manager and division / group Finance personnel, this position's responsibilities will include general accounting, forecasting, financial reporting & analysis and cost accounting, while providing support to AR, AP and inventory management.
Work will range from clerical activities to more advanced accounting procedures. Person must be adaptable to change and willing to learn multiple accounting functions.
Previous experience in a manufacturing environment is strongly preferred.
Detailed Job Description
Prepare Monthly Journal Entries and account analysis for month end reporting
Prepare consolidation packages for Parent company in accordance with corporate guidelines
Prepare and submit Quarterly and Annual Forecasts
Track and report capital investment activity / requests (AFI forms)
Assist with year-end audit requirements
Provide responses to various information requests including, but not limited to, Weekly Order Intake details, Stats Canada reports, insurance values
Prepare cost accounting support for multiple locations
Provide ongoing analysis of business results
Support payroll function in the accurate processing of payroll
Support Account Payable, Accounts Receivable and Inventory Management
MARGINAL FUNCTIONS :
Support the General Manager and HR Business Partner with various HR-related tasks including reporting, onboarding and offboarding of employees, and maintenance of on-site records
Assist with other functions as needed
Accounting Designation (CPA) or BAcc degree ; Minimum of 5 years of experience in Manufacturing / Corporate Accounting.
Knowledge and experience with IFRS are valuable.
Strong Microsoft Office skills, specifically Excel. Working knowledge of Spire and SAP would be beneficial.
Good oral and written communication skills.
Effective communicator with ability to explain financial results to non-financial personnel.
Adaptable to change in work requirements and willingness to learn multiple functions.
Must be analytical, detail oriented, and able to problem-solve. Must work with little supervision and be reliable to meet strict monthly deadlines.
Must have knowledge in all facets of financial statements : Balance Sheet, Income Statement & Cash Flow.
The complexity of the business structure and inter-company relationships
Specific Working knowledge of all related financial operating systems : Spire, Financial Consolidation software (BO), SAP.
Ability to commute to Blenheim office location.
If you meet the above qualifications, please submit your resume.
Please note that while we appreciate all applications, only those being considered will be contacted.