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Manager Finance Operations - Atlantic

Requisition ID:  162962 

Career Group:  Corporate Office Careers 

Job Category:  Finance Operations 

Travel Requirements:  0 - 10%

Job Type:  Full-Time


Country: Canada (CA) 

Province: Nova Scotia  

City: Stellarton

Location: Foord St. Office 

Postal Code: B0K 1S0 


Our family of 134,000 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.



Sobeys is full of exciting opportunities and we are always looking for bright new talent to join our team! We currently have a full time opportunity for Manager Finance Operations - Atlantic for our team based out of our offices in Stellarton, NS.

Job Description


What you'll get to do in this fast paced role:


• Create a coaching and development culture for all employees.
• Manage direct reports including selection, orientation, training and development, performance management, succession planning and compensation.
• Facilitate communication between teams and all other relevant functional areas.
• Recommend financial and process improvements.
• Support Operations including store level management and department heads with respect to interpreting and using financial information, assessing and leveraging opportunities to improve financial performance.
• Complete capital requests for in-store offer opportunities and contribute to all store renovation or new build capital project assessments.
• Ensure the accuracy of all financial information prepared by the general accounting team for designated banner.
• Develop reports that will aid operations in the day to day management of their business.
• Complete monthly forecast and annual budgets in collaboration with business partners and internal stakeholders.
• Provide operational performance insights on weekly and monthly cadence for partners and leaders.
• Maintain a clean and safe work environment as per company requirements.
• Other duties as required.

Job Requirements


What your resume will include and demonstrate to us:


  • An Undergraduate Degree and a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience
  • Education in accounting/ finance field

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.