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Financial Analyst (Reference Number: 2689)

Position Type: Full Time
Position Location: Windsor
Date Posted: 12.19.2018

Experience: 5+ relevant experience
Education: University Degree

Job Description

Lucas Professional Search Group is currently recruiting for a Financial Analyst to join a leading manufacturing facility in Windsor, ON.

In this role, you will interact with all facets of our Windsor manufacturing facility while providing key financial analysis to assist in keeping the company moving forward.  This includes assisting with financial reporting, forecasting & budgeting, operational analysis and other ad hoc financial analysis. 


  • Supporting month-end closing processes through timely transactions and accurate in-depth analysis
  • Providing financial guidance for new project/program development
  • Identifying and resolving data inconsistencies within internal reporting databases and reporting platforms
  • Managing and/or executing ad-hoc analytic requests, database queries, and report generation as needed
  • Supporting ongoing analysis of plant manufacturing costs, working with operations to identify opportunities within key cost drivers
  • Daily use of financial analysis skills including an understanding of materiality, application of management accounting concepts and spreadsheet mastering skills for analysis of information
  • Liaison between Value Stream Operations and Finance.
  • Ability to use conceptual thought to build and assess complex costing model


  • Bachelor of Commerce degree or equivalent, MBA or designation preferred
  • 5-10 years of experience in a finance and/or operations analysis role preferred
  • Excellent communication (written and verbal), analytical and interpersonal skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft office, specifically Excel
  • SAP or BPC experience is a plus
  • Knowledge of SQL and strong database development skills a plus
  • Manufacturing experience a plus, including knowledge of BOMs, inventory management, and material flow
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks under tight deadlines
  • Comfort in presenting to all levels of the organization
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Exposure to analysis with multiple currencies
  • Advanced level skills in MS Excel
  • Strong analytical skills


If you feel you meet the above qualifications and have relevant experiences, please forward your resume to Lucas Professional Search Group to the attention of Zahra Sherzay.


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Contact Name: Zahra Sherzay
Telephone: 1.855.777.7009

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