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Accounting Analyst

Posting Start Date: May 12, 2019

Location: Drummondville, QC, CA

Company: Cascades

 

CASCADES

Founded in 1964, Cascades produces, converts and markets packaging and tissue products that are composed mainly of recycled fibers. The Company employs 11,000 employees, who work in more than 90 production units located in North America and Europe. With its management philosophy, half a century of experience in recycling, and continuous efforts in research and development as driving forces, Cascades continues to deliver the innovative products that customers have come to rely on.

 

CASCADES SPECIALTY PRODUCTS GROUP

The Specialty Products Group, a division of Cascades, is a leader in the industrial packaging, food packaging and recovery sectors. The Group has 38 business units across North America and Europe and employs more than 2,200 employees.

Your challenge!

The accounting analyst will be directly involved in achieving the group's profitability objectives 

Job Responsibilities

Under the supervision of the sector's sales controller, the accounting analyst will be required to carry out the following main mandates;

 

Establish customer quotes by margins in collaboration with the sales team

Analyze the profitability of certain customer accounts

Collaboration with factory cost analysts for price evaluation for new products

Obtain any information regarding price changes or corrections and make price mechanism calculations

Maintain updated prices in the system (SAP) and indicate any changes in the required time

Identify the sources of errors in the prices entered to the system and put in place solutions to avoid future errors

Calculate accruals for deviated prices and volume discounts and follow-up related to the system for the customers concerned

Sporadic Requests for Responsible Accounts Management

Support the sales controller in improvement projects or other requests

Core competencies defined for this job

Accountability

Action-based focus

Advisory role

Initiative

Perseverance

Rigour

Autonomy

Education

College diploma en Accounting

Desired experience

The accounting analyst must hold;

 

1 to 3 years relevant experience

Knowledge of SAP software (asset)

Excel advanced level

Good understanding of standard costs (asset)

Technical competencies

The accounting analyst should have the following technical skills;

 

Be bilingual (English / French)

Good communicator

Able to work under pressure and be flexible to meet tight deadlines

Work as a team or independently as required

Be rigorous and organized

Additional information

 

Occasional trips to factories in the area are expected

The workplace is in Drummondville 

 

Cascades believes in the success of an inclusive organization that values diversity within its team. All qualified candidates will be considered for this position in a fair manner.

 

Use of the masculine in our communications refers equally to both men and women.


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