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Director of Finance - Farm Boy

Requisition ID:  120729 

Career Group:  Corporate Office Careers 

Job Category:  Finance 

Travel Requirements:  10 - 20%

Part Time or Full Time:  Full Time 

 

Country: Canada (CA) 

Province: Ontario (CA-ON) 

City: Ottawa

Location: No Location 

Postal Code:  

 

Our family of 127,000 employees and franchise affiliates share a collective passion for delivering exceptional shopping experiences and amazing food to all our customers. Our mission is to nurture the things that make life better – great experiences, families, communities, and our employees. We are a family nurturing families.  

 

A proudly Canadian company, we started in a small town in Nova Scotia but we are now in communities of all sizes across this great country. With over 1500 stores in all 10 provinces, you may know us as Sobeys, Safeway, IGA, Foodland, FreshCo, Thrifty Foods, Lawton’s Drug Stores or another of our great banners but we are all one extended family. 

 

All career opportunities will be open a minimum of 5 business days from the date of posting.

 

Overview

Farm Boy is one of the fastest growing fresh food retailers in Canada! Our mission is to provide the tastiest fresh food combined with a unique shopping experience. With over 38 years in the fresh food business, we consider it a privilege to serve our customers and never compromise on freshness, quality and cleanliness. Farm Boy is one of the fastest growing fresh food retailers in Canada! Our mission is to provide the tastiest fresh food combined with a unique shopping experience. With over 38 years in the fresh food business, we consider it a privilege to serve our customers and never compromise on freshness, quality and cleanliness.

Job Description

As we grow, so does our team! We are currently on the search for a Director of Finance to join the Farm Boy Finance team.  You will be responsible for financial reporting, budgeting, financial forecasting and management of internal controls necessary to meet our financial and operational objectives. Using International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), taxation and financial reporting knowledge, this position will provide insightful and strategic contributions and lead Farm Boy in the adoption of new and emerging technology tools and techniques related to department periodic and year end functions

Job Requirements

You should have demonstrated leadership experience with the ability to champion change and be solution oriented.  In addition, you must possess Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance, as well as a CPA or CA Certification plus 10+ years of Finance Accounting and Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) experience and 5 years’ experience in both traditional retail and/or manufacturing industries or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

 

Don’t miss your chance grow in our dynamic organization. If this opportunity speaks to you, we would like to hear from you. Apply today!

 

Deadline to apply is Monday, November 16th, 2020.

Sobeys is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process and will work with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of this process.

 

 

While all responses are appreciated only those being considered for interviews will be acknowledged.

 

We appreciate the interest from the Staffing industry however respectfully request no calls or unsolicited resumes from Agencies.