Financial Analyst


Manufacturing and Production

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CAD62000.00-68000.00 per year

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Branch Information

Stoney Creek, ON - (CAN) 435 McNeilly Road Suite 106 ON Stoney Creek , ON L8E 5E3

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Job Description

Our growing Oakville client who is a leading manufacturer is looking for a Financial Analyst to join their team for a 6 month contract. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 3 years related experience and will be responsible for the following:

The successful candidate will be responsible for inventory control and costing for all divisions, which includes multiple plant locations and product lines.


* Evaluate, adapt and maintain the standard costing and transfer pricing system according to the group standards.

* Research and analyze production costs, material costs, manufacturing overhead, and inventory discrepancies.

* Set up and maintain all purchased and manufactured products, including bills of materials.

* Perform monthly inventory transactions, journal entries and general ledger reconciliations.

* Prepare various financial information reports and variance analysis for month/quarter and year end closings.

* Prepare the annual budget; local and group format.

* Report inventory statistics (overstock/inactive/slow moving stock)

* Analyze trends in inventory, investigate and implement necessary changes to improve performance.

* Oversee the monthly cyclical and annual physical inventory counts at all plant locations.

* Maintain company internal control system manual.

* Cooperate with and assist auditors on inventory, accounting and tax audits.

* Assist the Controller in special projects.


* The performance of the Cost Accountant is evaluated according to:

o Annual performance review.

o Achievement of pre-established objectives.

o Internal audit.


* University Degree in Business Administration (Accounting or Finance option)

* Member of a recognized professional accounting association.

* 3 years of relevant experience.

* Thorough understanding of a standard cost environment and inventory accounting

* Hands-on experience in a computerized accounting system.

Computer literate and willing to upgrade skills (in particular MS Excel)

If you are interested in this fantastic opportunity then please email your resume to Charla Sevitti as soon as possible.