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Cost Accounting Finance Associate Coordinator


Canada - English

Job Description

Auto req ID: 147056BR

Job Description

Job Description: Reporting to the Cost Accounting Manager, the West Cost Accounting Finance Associate Coordinator will be accountable for all 3 of the West Manufacturing sites. They will collaborate with the plants to ensure their timely close. This role is responsible to ensure that all the period costs and journals are captured so that we have an accurate picture of our COS. This role will also assist IBM when applicable to ensure that all cost and payments are completed within a timely fashion. The West role will be supporting Halloween sales to ensure that our SAP and Oracle systems both reconcile. They will support all other ad hoc requests.
Key Responsibilities: The West Cost Accounting Finance Associate Coordinator primary focus will on the weekly close & period end cycles to ensure all costs have been captured. Other areas of responsibility include the following:

  • Complete various processes, accruals and Journal Entries for Period End
  • Working with the Halloween co-ordinator to reconcile Halloween process
  • Processing 3PL invoices and helping to reconcile the warehouses
  • Manufacturing Variance Analysis
  • Purchasing Variance Analysis (PVV Detail)
  • Ensures that cost accounting, reporting and planning systems are efficiently and effectively utilized
  • Creating and Enhancing and Improving Reporting
  • Ad hoc requests



  • Solid understanding of Accounting and Financial systems and processes
  • Excellent computer skills. (Especially in Excel)
  • Good organizational skills
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Strong communicator and team player
  • Ability to take ownership of processes and meet deadlines under time constraints
  • Strong collaboration & facilitation skills

Relocation Eligible: Not Applicable
Job Type: Regular