Agropur inc. >Operations Accounting Manager - West in St-Hubert, Canada

Operations Accounting Manager - WestRegion : Canada >QuebecLocation : St-HubertActivity sector : FinancePosition number : 2017-268Status : PermanentWork shift : DayAgropur cooperativeFounded in 1938,Agropur Cooperativeis a North American dairy industry leader. With sales of $6 billion in 2016, the Cooperative is a source of pride for its 3,345 members and 8,000 employees. Agropur processes more than 5.9 billion litres of milk per year at its 39 plants across North America and boasts an impressive roster of brands and products including Natrel, Qu-bon, OKA, Farmers, Agropur Signature, Agropur Grand Cheddar, Island Farms, BiPro, and the Ultima Foods joint venture-s i-go and Olympic brands.

We are an equal opportunity employer and we will reasonably accommodate applicants with disabilities during the selection process.

Job Description

The incumbent will be in charge of managing all month-end and manufacturing costs analysis activities in collaboration with the plant analysts.

In addition of the 4 plants (Victoria, Burnaby, Winnipeg and Edmonton) management accounting supervision, you will be in charge of special projects related to Canada Operations Management Accounting team.

More specifically, the incumbent will:

  • Supervises the end-of-month process and participates in the analysis of the variances of the factories concerned

  • Supports ongoing efforts to improve costs, products and activities, including payment and tracking of milk losses at the plant;

  • Maintains and improves plant controls;

  • Plays the role of agent of change within factories; Evaluates and questions work methods and procedures on an ongoing basis to ensure that they are financially viable;

  • Manages the implementation of special projects at the operations level;

  • Participates in the forecasting process;

  • Standardizes management tools to facilitate the work of managers and analysts, in collaboration with the Operations Canada management accounting team;

  • Supervise analysts in Western Canada operations.

Requirements

  • Recognized accounting designation (C.A., C.G.A., or C.M.A.);

  • Bachelor degree in accounting or related field;

  • 5 to 10 years' experience in a related position;

  • Bilingual;

  • Solid track record in analysis, communication and computer programs (Oracle, Excel).