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Job #: 3361
Title: Accounting Manager (Job #1499)
Job Location: Yorkton, Saskatchewan - Canada
Employment Type:
Salary: contact recruiter for details
Employer Will Recruit From: Regional
Western Canada
Relocation Paid?: Negotiable


Our Client, a leading manufacturer of conventional and organic whole grain ingredients, requires an Accounting Manager to lead their already established Accounting team. 


Reporting to the Controller, as Accounting Manager you will:

  • Assume responsibility for, and initiate systems and strategies to achieve established gross margin.
  • Provide “hands-on” leadership to administrative and transactional accounting staff.
  • Demonstrate familiarity within the manufacturing processing plant through your comprehension of cost accounting, materials and production management and MRP control systems.
  • Delegate and understand opportunities to increase export trade; you will be prepared and eager to deal with everything that arises.  
  • Accurately perform daily, monthly, and annual accounting that comply with GAAP and internal policies/procedures to generate weekly, monthly, and annual reports for business analysis and forecasting.
  • Assist in ensuring different software programs reconcile into one system
  • Lead the team through the month-end process and produce accurate and timely financial statements



  • A Bachelors degree in Accounting with an operations background and demonstrated business acumen. A combination of experience and academic may also be considered. Designation as a CA, CMA, or CGA (or working towards such) would be an asset.
  • Minimum of 3 years senior accounting experience including supervisory responsibility
  • Possess the ‘can-do’ attitude and be able to impart that attitude to your department
  • Excellent computer and presentation skills
  • Proven track record as a business partner positively impacting the bottom line.
  • Decisive, action orientated, results driven leader willing to take ownership of the senior role in finance and manufacturing.
  • Knowledge of trading and manufacturing/processing environment preferred.
  • Ability to adapt to change/growth in a growing company with a positive attitude
  • Experience working within the accounting/finance department in a manufacturing environment will be a key factor 

University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree

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