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Senior Financial Analyst, General Accounting
Job Posting Category: Experienced Professionals (1+ years)
Career Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Industry: Packaged Goods
Job Category: Financial ,Accounting,Analyst
Years Experience: 4-6 Years
Job Type: Full-time
Posting Date: January 11, 2019
Job Location:

Mississauga, ON
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Job Description

Conagra Brands has the most energized, highest-impact culture in food. Our people persistently challenge and disrupt marketplace/business conventions and we are respected for our great brands, great food, great margins and consistent results. Conagra Brands, be part of building something BIG.

Position summary:

  • Prepares and maintains financial accounting / controllership function processes completed within both the Canadian office and shared service environment
  • Supports the following key financial and operational processes: financial reporting and analysis, balance sheet planning and reporting, & pension accounting.
  • Maintains and updates accounting and business policies, procedures and process documentation.
  • Responsibilities:
  • Actively ensure that an effective and timely month end close is achieved through research and preparation and / or review of appropriately supported journal entries, coordination of various shared service activities and performing required analysis
  • Responsible for accounting policies and the overall accuracy of the P&L and balance sheet.
  • Complete and / or review assigned balance sheet reconciliations and month end control activities within required timelines
  • Ensure accurate and timely accounting for pension related activities
  • Maintain strong internal controls and ensure continued compliance with SOX
  • Maintain and update accounting and business policies, procedures and process documentation
  • Actively identify and implement process improvements in the General Accounting areas ensuring that process improvements focus on simplicity, accountability and also bring value to the ConAgra Canada business.
  • Provide support to junior staff as necessary
  • Ad-hoc duties and special projects as assigned

Qualifications, Education & Experience:

  • Designated accountant (CGA, CMA or CA)
  • University education – Accounting, Finance or equivalent
  • 5-7 years financial accounting and analysis experience or equivalent experience
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills with the ability to effectively communicate with various levels of staff, management and across multiple business functions
  • Strong analytical and problem solving abilities
  • Excellent organization & time management skills
  • Written communication skills
  • Technical accounting knowledge
  • Knowledge of financial software and effective PC skills (knowledge of BPCS4, BPCS6, SAP are a definite asset)

Conagra Brands is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, or any other protected factor. ConAgra Foods is committed to working with and providing accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If you need special assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please e-mail Canada.Recruitment@conagrafoods.com. We will make a determination on your request for accommodation on a case-by-case basis.

À titre d'employeur souscrivant au principe de l'égalité d'accès à l'emploi, Conagra Brands considère les postulants qualifiés pour les offres d'emplois sans égard à la race, la couleur, les croyances religieuses, l'origine, le sexe, l'orientation sexuelle, l'identité de genre, la langue parlée, l'âge, le handicap ou tout autre facteur discriminatoire. Conagra Brands s'engage à travailler et offrir des accommodements aux individus ayant des handicaps. Si vous avez besoin d'assistance ou si vous avez des besoins spécifiques pour votre emploi, vous pouvez transmettre votre demande par courriel à Canada.Recruitment@conagrafoods.com. Nous prendrons en considération votre demande d'accommodement au cas-par-cas.

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