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Financial Analyst

  • Full Time
  • Thunder Bay
  • 2022-06-24

Website Resolute Forest Products

Your challenges:

As the Financial Analyst, you will be a key member of the accounting team with responsibilities focusing on providing financial analysis for the mill senior management group regarding mill costs with specific emphasis on month end accruals, month end and corporate reporting, variance analysis, budgeting, forecasting and ad-hoc analysis.

Your primary Responsibilities will include the following:

  • Extracting required information from available business systems, sharing appropriate cost, sales and profit information with key personnel.
  • Participation in the annual budget/quarterly forecast process, business plans (as required), forecasts, providing guidance and assistance to mill departments, preparation and analysis of working papers and schedules, handling budget/quarterly forecast inquiries and requests from corporate.
  • Ensure accuracy and integrity of accounting records.
  • Participate in / preparation of special assignments and analysis as initiated by the site controller, mill production managers and other operating department managers.
  • Support and ensure adherence to corporate and local policies and procedures.

Your team:

  • Reporting to the Accounting Manager, you will be part of a results-oriented team whose members are encouraged to exceed expectations.

Your profile:

  • Bachelor of Commerce Degree majoring in accounting.
  • A CA, CMA or CGA accounting designation would be an asset.

Your skills and assets:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills required, including an ability to work collaboratively within a fast paced and structured environment
  • Good communication skills with excellent strategic thinking skills
  • Demonstrated ability to balance priorities that meet short and long-term objectives; uses organized and efficient work methods;
  • Proficient analytical skills required as well as a strong background in MS Office (advanced Excel skills would be an asset) and SAP.

Be part of the change

Resolute Forest Products is an equal opportunity employer committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes and work environments.  We will accommodate the needs of applicants under the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process.  Please advise the Human Resources Department to ensure your accessibility needs are accommodated throughout this process.

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