Sofina Foods is looking for a qualified cost accountant for its Vancouver facility. Reporting to the Controller, the successful candidate will be responsible for the following: Adherance to company standard cost system, policies and guidlines in the plant in accordance with corporate requirements. Preparation of daily, weekly and monthly production reports. Providing operational/financial guidance to senior management on a monthly basis. Maintaining production cost analysis including direct labour analysis, in coordination with the Plant Manager. Review expenditures, prepare and enter journal entries, complies with GAAP and corporate capital expenditure policies. Ensures acurate reporting of month-end physical counts and supply inventories. support plant management in the analysis of variances between acutal costs occurring at the plant and standard costs, and impact of variances on the plant's financial performance. Review and anylayze inventory, yield, utility usage, labour, and margin reports; conduct research and perform analytical studies in regard to cost analysis in profitability. Responsible to assist plant management on various departmental initiatives while supporting the monthly accurate and timely submission and reporting of the operational and financial report for the plant.
Qualifications: A diploma/degree in accounting or finance/3 years experience, working knowledge of GAAP, proficiency in MS Office, knowledge of financial/operational database programs, standard and an ERP system