Cost Accountant

Permanent job offered at North Shore

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  • Inventories 
  • KPI
  • Financial Statements / Budgets 
  • Costing / Reporting 


Our client, a fast-growing manufacturing company, you will be in charge of all aspects of costing under the responsibility of the VP Finance, a dynamic, hands on and employee-oriented manager. Within the company, there are many benefits offered such as group insurance, pension plan and others that you could benefit from. 

Within the position, you will have the opportunity to perform a variety of tasks, including the preparation of monthly financial statements, annual budgets and forecasts. You will be required to participate in cyclical counting and inventory programs. You will then review and explain production cost variances and perform standard cost updates. You will also be responsible for the cost estimation process for new products. Finally, you will be responsible for the accurate preparation of accounting transactions and you will support the Finance Director in month-end activities. 

This is a position that will give you a lot of visibility with management, and where you will be in contact with all departments. The work environment is very warm and there is a good team spirit among the employees. The position requires to be on site at all times and is not offered as a teleworker. 


Bilingual candidate, 3 to 5 years of experience in a similar position, used to working with a large ERP, strong with Excel, with a very good knowledge of cost accounting principles, financial reporting and budgeting. The candidate must have demonstrated skills in the analysis of inventory variances and operating costs. We are looking for a rigorous candidate who has an eye for detail and precision, who likes challenges and is able to work with tight deadlines, and who is able to have a macro view and synthesize information to non-accountants. Experience in a manufacturing environment is considered an asset. 

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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