Finance Business Partner

Permanent job offered at South Shore

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  • Business partner
  • Budgets / forecasts / FP&A / costing
  • ERP system
  • Month-end process


Do you want to work in a position that will allow you to build the future of a great growing company? We have an opportunity for you to work as a Finance Business Partner for a large international company in the engineering industry, in a very collaborative work environment. You will report directly to the VP whom Cielo knows well and you will have the opportunity to be her right hand. The VP is friendly, supportive of her team, likes to help people grow and keeps her door open. You will have the opportunity to participate in very profitable projects, but also to optimize performance. The position is partially offered remotely.



As a Finance Business Partner, you will be in charge of planning, which will include: preparing budgets in collaboration with the operational teams, preparing financial forecasts and providing regular updates on anticipated performance. Also, you will monitor profitability, which will include: analyzing project profitability, issuing monthly reports on project profitability, producing relevant financial metrics and key performance indicators, as well as identifying opportunities to improve processes and procedures. In addition, you will coordinate month-end activities, analyze performance versus budget, support the implementation of the new ERP, monitor the project management process and support financial reporting improvement initiatives. In addition, you will act as a finance business partner in ongoing recovery efforts and take on several other mandates and analyses.  



This position offers you the opportunity to initiate and maintain good communication with key partners in the various departments at all times. You will proactively pursue improvements to systems, financial reporting processes, and internal controls. This is a great opportunity to communicate and live the company's vision, values and culture.


Bilingual candidate with a minimum of 10 years experience in the manufacturing industry, with experience in management accounting (FP&A/costing) and an advanced level of Excel. We are looking for a candidate who has excellent communication skills and is willing to work as a business partner and be the right hand of the VP. Having contributed significantly to a good sized project in a corporate environment is an asset. A CPA designation is also 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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