Associate, Finance

Saputo Cheese

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Montr, AL

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:

At Saputo, our best comes from our people. We’re a talented and caring team with a longstanding history of excellence. Since our first days delivering cheese on a bicycle, we’ve grown into a leading global dairy processor by staying true to the culture that defines us. Each of our employees is committed to uphold our tradition of care, quality, and passion through food, and together, we foster an environment where we can all make contributions that matter–from our manufacturing plants to our office locations and everywhere in-between.

Overview of the Role

The Associate, Finance will assume the management of client commercial programs, both at the local and national level for retail. The chosen candidate will act as administrative support for the Sales Department -Retail

How you will make contributions that matter:

  • Perform daily processing of commercial program deductions and payments according to the schedule;
  • Assist in the management of commercial programs, financial treatments and monitoring of performance indicators;
  • Prepare and analyze reports with the help of the Manager, Finance;
  • Participate in month-end procedures by preparing journal entries and financial reports;
  • Prepare commercial programs analyses;
  • Act as the point person and administrative support for the sales department;
  • Work in collaboration with other internal departments such as accounts receivable, accounts payable, sales, and administration to help solve problems;
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

You are best suited for the role if you have the following qualifications:

  • College diploma in administration, accounting or equivalent experience;
  • 2 years of relevant experience;
  • Good knowledge of the Office suite, with good proficiency in Excel;
  • Knowledge of BI (Business intelligence) and AS/400 (Maestro) an asset;
  • Ability to work well with others and excellent communication skills;
  • High level of precision, organizational skills, analytical skills and initiative;
  • Ability to multitask both independently and in a team;
  • Bilingualism (French and English) in speaking and writing is essential;

We support and care for our employees and their families by providing:

  • Competitive salaries
  • Advantageous corporate agreements
  • Full range of group insurance benefits
  • Group retirement pension plan with employer contribution
  • Purchase option of company stocks
  • Group RRSP
  • Health and wellness program in the workplace
  • Assistance program for employees and their families
  • Saputo products at a discounted price

We support employment equity. Saputo strives to embed diversity and inclusion in its operations and invites candidates from all horizons to join its family.

Our story began in Canada in 1954, when the Saputo family's hard work and dedication created a thriving dairy business. More than 65 years later, our roots in this country remain strong with our Corporate Headquarters in Montréal. Today, we are a leading cheese manufacturer and fluid milk and cream processor in Canada with well-loved brands, such as Saputo, Alexis de Portneuf, Armstrong, Baxter, Dairyland, Joyya, Milk2Go, Milk2Go Sport, Neilson, Nutrilait, Scotsburn* and Woolwich Goat Dairy. Thanks to our national footprint, we're proud to bring our best to our customers and consumers, and have plenty of opportunities for our employees to grow in their own way. And we do it while also striving to build a healthier future for our people and the communities where we operate, guided by our values and the Saputo Promise. To learn more about Saputo in Canada, please click here. (

Join the Saputo Dairy Products Canada team to make your contributions matter every day!

* SCOTSBURN is a registered trademark and is used under license by Saputo Dairy Products Canada G.P.

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