Category: Accounting or Finance
Location: Vancouver, British Columbia
Job ID: 13354
Job Status: Full Time Regular
You are an experienced Cost Accountant with a passion for business improvement, seeking an opportunity to advance your career in a dynamic organization. Working collaboratively with our forestry operations team, you will leverage your knowledge of cost accounting to provide analysis and reporting, while supporting business development initiatives.
Join the team at Ledcor Resources & Transportation in our Vancouver, BC office. Apply today!
Compile, enter and balance all financial and cost data reported by operations management related to product procurement, production, shipping and sales
Prepare and provide daily/weekly costing related to multiple projects, including reporting on daily/weekly product movement and closing stock at multiple locations
Provide pricing estimates to support proposals for new contracts, and other business development initiatives
Prepare accurate and timely weekly and monthly financial forecasts/flash reports supporting operational KPIs
Responsible for month end close, including the preparation of all month end journal entries, variance analysis and management financial reporting
Reconcile Balance Sheet accounts to General Ledger to assess reasonability of accruals; review with management and make adjustments as required
Complete operational budgets and rolling forecasts in an accurate and timely manner
Reconcile accounts receivable and follow up on overdue accounts
Process payroll for related business divisions
Lead, mentor and supervise one direct report (Operations Administrator)
Take on special projects and perform other duties as assigned
Minimum of 5 years’ accounting experience, with a focus on cost accounting
Post-secondary education in the field of accounting
Experience in providing pricing estimates for business development initiatives and proposals
Demonstrated operations accounting experience with well-rounded knowledge of standard accounting concepts and practices, including internal controls
Experience with operational budgeting and forecasting, as well as variance analysis
Solid working knowledge of Microsoft Office products, with expert knowledge of Excel
Advanced computer skills using accounting software; familiarity with JD Edwards or similar ERP system would be an asset
Strong analytical aptitude with excellent attention to detail
Excellent interpersonal skills for interfacing with operations personnel and leadership, and providing timely information and feedback as required
Above average time management skills, with an ability to juggle competing priorities
Commitment to continuous improvement, and excellent customer service
Regular travel to our Fraser Valley office will be required
Ledcor Resources & Transportation combines our trucking, marine, and forestry operations to offer integrated supply chain services to British Columbia’s forestry and bioenergy industry. We produce and deliver biofuel, wood chips, and kraft pulp by land and by sea.
But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!
Vancouver, British Columbia