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Federated Co-operatives Limited

Accounting Supervisor, Food and HABS (Home and Building Solutions)



Company Information

Federated Co-operatives Limited (FCL) is a diverse business operating in the agriculture, food, energy and home and building sectors. Based in Saskatoon, Sask., FCL is owned by independent retail co-operatives from across Western Canada that are committed to local investment, community mindedness and lifetime membership benefits. FCL is involved in wholesaling and manufacturing, including refined fuels and lubricants. It also provides administrative and marketing support to its member-owners. For more information, visit www.fcl.crs. 

The Co-operative Retailing System is a network composed of Federated Co-operatives Limited (FCL) and over 200 independent retail co-operatives that help build, feed and fuel individuals and communities in Western Canada. From Vancouver Island to northwestern Ontario and into the Arctic, retail co-ops serve 1.8 million active members and many more customers at 2,500 locations. FCL centrally supplies and supports these retail co-ops. By working together under the CO-OP® brand, we are all committed to local investment, community mindedness and lifetime membership benefits. For more information, visit www.coopconnection.ca.  

Job Description

FCL invites applications for the position of Accounting Supervisor, Food and HABS (Home and Building Solutions) in our home office located in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.

The Accounting Supervisor, Food and HABS is responsible for the accounting functions related to the FCL Food, TGP, TPP, and HABS business units. This involves supervising the preparation of monthly financial statements and gross margin calculations, the review of expenses, and assistance in preparing and review of budgets. The Supervisor reviews and analyzes operational results, coordinates the budget process, and provides business advisory services to the business units.

Reporting to the Senior Manager, Financial Reporting, responsibilities for this position include the following:

  1. Provide accounting services on daily basis to meet business unit financial reporting, planning and analysis needs. Assist the business units with business planning and budgeting
  2. Review gross margin calculations prepared by Intermediate Accountants to ensure accuracy and proper processing.  Provide assistance and guidance as needed.
  3. Supervise the preparation of the monthly sales and gross margin statements and ensure the accuracy, timeliness and reliability of results reported.
  4. Manage a staff of four union employees.  Assign, coordinate, review and evaluate the work performed to ensure duties are performed to a high standard.
  5. Review and monitor business unit expenses and balance sheet accounts and inquire into discrepancies and determine the cause.
  6. Update policies, training manuals and job responsibilities.
  7. Other duties as assigned.

The successful candidate will have a Bachelor of Commerce/Business Degree with Accounting major and 5-7 years of accounting experience including 3+ years of supervisory experience. A Professional accounting designation (CPA).

A combination of relevant education and experience may be considered.

Please submit a detailed resume in confidence on or before May 24, 2017:

Talent Acquisition Specialist
Federated Co-operatives Limited
Box 1050
401 - 22nd Street East
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan  S7K 3M9
Fax (306) 244-3462
E-Mail: careers@fcl.ca 

FCL offers a competitive salary, ongoing personal and professional development, and the opportunity to work with one of Western Canada's most successful organizations.

We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


Contact Information

Federated Co-operatives Limited
Wholesale trade
Talent Acquisition Specialist
Posting Date: 10-May-2017Wholesale tradeAccounting and Finance Permanent, Full-Time Open 1 ASAP
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