Financial Analyst

Permanent job offered at Montreal West

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  • Management accounting
  • KPI'S
  • Budget / Forecast
  • Reporting 



For a fast-growing, multi-site international SME in the manufacturing sector, you will work as a Financial Analyst. You will report to the VP Finance who has an open door approach, is flexible, likes to train his teams, trusts his teams and is results oriented. Cielo knows the VP very well as he placed him 10 years ago and also his wife in the past. You will be joining a company that is continually in challenge mode and has many exciting projects underway. 



You will collaborate with the VP of Finance and the Chief Accountant in setting up and managing the management accounting department. You will assist the VP Finance by performing the reporting and presenting it to senior management.   Using the various information you will collect from other departments (e.g. sales, plant), you will set up the KPI's in order to do follow-ups and benchmarking analyses to highlight the best business practices and apply them to the less performing entities. You will be responsible for the weekly and monthly analysis and reporting and will ensure that variances are explained and errors are corrected. In addition, you will be responsible for the budgeting and ongoing financial forecasting process. Finally, you will actively participate in the improvement of processes and systems. 



CPA (Asset), 1 to 3 years of experience in a position with similar responsibilities in industry or in a law firm, including expertise in management accounting, financial statements as well as a good command of Excel and advanced systems. The ideal candidate is a good communicator, both written and oral, proactive, willing to learn and ready to grow with a good mentor.  

About us

CIELO is a recruitment firm specializing in finance, accounting and management in Quebec, Canada and internationally. Our head office is located in downtown Montreal. Only successful candidates will be invited to an interview. We would like to thank all the candidates for showing interest in this position. The masculine form is used to lighten the text.

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