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Plant Controller

Posting Start Date: Nov 26, 2021

Location: Drummondville, QC, CA

Company: Cascades

Your challenge is here!


Reporting to the Administration Director, the Plant Controller’s mission is to contribute to his or her unit’s business development and ensure its coordination in accordance with the strategic plan. You use your financial expertise to support your unit's management in the business processes’ application and improvement and ensure the implementation of best financial management practices. You analyze operational cost performance indicators and ensure the completeness and reliability of the information produced and communicated. As a result, you contribute to strategic decision-making in your plant and maintain an effective control structure to minimize the risk of errors, irregularities and fraud related to processes.

Why work at Cascades


  • Work-life balance (telecommuting, flexible hours);
  • Group insurance & pension plan with company contributions, after 3 months of service; 
  • Internal and external training available;
  • Accessible gym space and/or financially covered sports activities;
  • Profit sharing plan, available after 1 year of service;
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP);
  • Training center;
  • Long-term career management plan;
  • Work environment focused on sharing knowledge and valuing individual and team success;
  • Contribute to the success of a Quebec-based, multinational, environmentally responsible company.

Your responsibilities


The Plant Controller will have the following responsibilities:


  • Ensure the reliability, completeness and accuracy of accounting for inventory quantities, fixed assets and operating costs;
  • Conduct rigorous analysis of operational cost performance indicators;
  • Disseminate appropriate information;
  • Identify opportunities for improvement;
  • Contribute to your plant's decision making;
  • Support the management of his sector in the improvement of business processes;
  • Maintain an effective control structure to minimize business risks inherent to operations and fraud;
  • Apply the best administrative, accounting, financial management and sales practices appropriate to your plant's needs.

Your baggage and your strengths


The Plant Controller will possess several of the following qualifications and skills:


  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or relevant education with CPA designation;
  • 3 to 5 years of experience in a similar role;
  • Strong sense of organization and priorities;
  • Good command of French and basic English;
  • Good command of the Office suite (Excel, Word, Power Point);
  • Knowledge of SAP or other ERP software (an asset).

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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 women and men.


About Cascades
To be part of Cascades is to reveal the full potential of materials, people and ideas. We are source of possibilities. Since 1964, we have been providing sustainable, innovative and value-creating solutions in packaging, hygiene and recovery.

Join 12,000 women and men working in a network of more than 90 operating units located in North America and Europe. 

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