Senior Financial Operations Manager

London, Ontario
London, ON
Depends on Experience 
Full Time
Sr. Financial Operations Manager
Opportunity Overview

This individual will provide excellent operational and strategic finance leadership for operations of the London, Ontario manufacturing plant. This position is a key partner to the Plant Manager, providing direction in establishing strategic decisions, business priorities, opportunities for operational improvement, and financial objectives for the organization.
The Day-to-Day
  • Proactively identify & lead analysis of operational and financial data to provide insights into business performance and drive consistency in performance across plants and functions
  • Collaborate with functional leaders to aid in financial modeling, analysis and development of budgets including operational expenses, OH spend, KPIs, product costing, cost savings, special projects, and capital planning
  • Prepare monthly financial presentations for management and effectively communicate results
  • Investigate significant trends/variances for cost reduction regarding material, labor, overhead, and other types of costs related to manufacturing products
  • Prepare and analyze weekly KPI metrics scorecard, including validation and reconciliation of variances to standards, budgets and forecasts
  • Manage daily cost accounting requirements and ensure all deadlines are met by working with cross functional teams in developing costs of new items, validating accuracy, and entry of data into reporting systems
  • Evaluate business controls and processes impacting manufacturing and inventory, and work with management to implement and improve controls as needed
What You Bring to the Team
  • BS degree in Accounting or Finance or related field
  • Cost accounting experience in a standard costing environment
  • Proficient in MS Office and financial software applications
  • Deep financial, data mining, and modeling expertise in a manufacturing environment
  • Intermediate Excel Skills (pivot tables, v-lookup)
  • Willingness to work extended hours including weekends
We offer a wide range of benefits to employees. Some are subsidized by the company and others are fully employee-paid. Health benefits include a choice of comprehensive medical plans, a dental plan, vision plan. Steven Charles sponsors a 401 (k) plan which includes company match. Steven Charles offers paid vacation, holidays, and provides wellness/sick, bereavement leave, and others income replacement plans for eligible employees.

About Dessert Holdings

Dessert Holdings is North America's fastest-growing premium dessert company, recognized for provide retail and foodservice customers with chef-inspired, innovative desserts made with real ingredients, a flexible and low-cost supply chain, and best-in-class service. The company is a collection of premium dessert companies and brands: Steven Charles, The Original Cakerie, Lawler's Desserts, Atlanta Cheesecake Company, and Dianne's Fine Desserts. Dessert Holdings is owned by Bain Capital, employing more than 3,200 people across eight manufacturing facilities, and is continuing its journey of rapid growth.

EEO Statement

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