Finance   |   Corporate   |   Full Time

Requisition #: 2022-06.022


Job Purpose:

Reporting directly into the VP of Finance, the Director of Finance is responsible for budget & forecasting, managing profitability & cashflow, weekly & monthly reporting and business partner to the leadership to support on-going and future operations at Glacier Farm Media.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Lead the corporate planning & analysis function for the company
  • Directly support all divisions in managing their overall financial performance through monthly review of trends, risks, and opportunities
  • Develop driver-based forecasting capabilities and analytics
  • Develop forecasting tools that support timely and efficient consolidation of forecasts including responsibility for consolidated presentations
  • Develop weekly and monthly operational and financial reports to be reviewed with the business
  • Decision support – business cases, scenario analysis and prioritization of key business decisions
  • Manage the overall business case process and post-mortem reviews for the company
  • Provide insightful interpretation of key business drivers underlying the business results, highlight key issues and make appropriate recommendations where required
  • Support the analysis for and evaluation of the Corporate Strategic Plan, working with the VP of Finance and the Executive Leadership Team
  • Coordination and preparation of the annual budgets and reforecasts for presentation to Senior Leadership
  • Assist with monthly financial reporting and analysis activities working in conjunction with the divisional finance teams
  • Communicate effectively with leaders across a variety of departments, at all levels within the organization
  • Perform other ad-hoc financial and capital analyses as required

Key atributes, strenghts, and qualifications:

  • CPA designation
  • Minimum of 10 years of related experience
  • Demonstrated experience leading and managing a team
  • Demonstrated experience working with a cross-functional team on diverse lines of business
  • Ability to overcome complex financial situations and challenges
  • Strong computer skills with advanced working knowledge of Excel and ERP systems
  • Strong business sense and demonstrated ability to understand business needs
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience developing executive-level reporting packages
  • Ability to manage multiple and competing priorities
  • Comfortable working in a dynamic environment

Direct Reports:

  • The Director of Finance is responsible for leading and managing the following functions:
    • Budget & forecasting, long-term strategy, and scenario planning
    • Business partner to all divisions of the company
    • Capital planning & cashflow management

Location: Winnipeg, MB (open to hiring a fully remote candidate within Canada)

Please submit your resume to hr[at]farmmedia[dot]com

Glacier is committed to Diversity and Inclusion and aims to create a healthy, accessible, and rewarding work environment which highlights employees’ unique contributions to our company’s success.  We are an equal opportunity employer; we welcome applications from all to help us build a diverse workforce which reflects the diversity of our team and communities. Should you need accommodation at any point in the process, please advise us.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only successful candidates will be contacted.

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