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Sr Financial Analyst - Supply Chain (contract)
Job Posting Category: Experienced Professionals (1+ years)
Career Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Industry: Packaged Goods
Job Category: Financial ,Analyst
Years Experience: 2-4 Years
Job Type: Full-time
Posting Date: January 07, 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:

Supports the following key financial reporting and operational processes: Cost of Goods Sold accounting & reporting, contract pricing insights and analysis, manufacturing and purchase price variance reporting and forecasting. Maintains and updates accounting and business policies, procedures and process documentation. Provide support and back up for transportation and warehousing insights and analytics


  • Prepare annual analysis of standard costs including plan standards and actuals. Provide monthly reporting for variance analysis versus plan and forecast. Validates and maintains all standard costs in BPCS 6
  • Provide business partner support to Contract Manufacturing team, maintenance of contract pricing and standard costs including reviewing and approving blocked invoices, validation of BOM costs and true up entries as required. Input of CCR projects in accolade and month end reporting for CCR tracking
  • Provide reporting including forecasting and variance analysis for all manufacturing and purchase price variances
  • Communicate and coordinate with the plants, warehouse locations, customer service, external vendors, logistics and IT to resolve issues
  • Complete assigned balance sheet reconciliations within required timelines
  • Ensure an effective and timely month end close is achieved by researching and preparing appropriately supported journal entries
  • Maintain strong internal controls and ensure continued compliance with SOX
  • Maintain and update accounting and business policies, procedures and process documentation with recommendation for and implementation of process improvements
  • Assist in internal/external audit reviews
  • Special projects as assigned

Qualifications, Education & Experience:

  • University degree – Accounting, Finance or equivalent
  • 2 – 3 years financial accounting and analysis experience or equivalent
  • Designated accountant (CGA, CMA or CA) or in process of attaining a designation preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate and influence at all levels across the organization
  • Demonstrated ability to define problems, collect and analyze data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions leading to recommended business solutions
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel (i.e. Pivot Tables, Macros, Formulas)

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 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 Nous prendrons en considération votre demande d'accommodement au cas-par-cas.


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