Spinrite is an inspiration and education-driven crafts company in the North American market. Bernat, Red Heart, Caron, Coats & Clark and Yarnspirations are our key brands, supporting brick and mortar and e-commerce sales channels. Our products are available at leading retailers such as Walmart, Amazon, Jo-Ann Stores and Michaels. We take pride in what we do and are passionate about inspiring creativity for our consumers. Recently, we have grown significantly. In early 2019, we purchased Coats & Clark, which essentially doubled the size of our company. Moving to the future, our vision is to the world’s largest inspiration-driven company for makers all over the world.
About the Role
Reporting to the Corporate Controller this individual will lead the financial reporting efforts at Spinrite, and work closely with the Corporate Controller in executing an accurate and timely month-end close process. The role will also entail developing new reporting, help implement new reporting tools, and provide support with preparation of monthly and quarterly Board and Lender deliverables.
Duties & Responsibilities
Responsible for preparing financial reports and month-end close activities (including preparing and analyzing journal entries and balance sheet reconciliations) and multi entity consolidation process.
Prepare the monthly and quarterly Board reporting package with variance explanations, insights, and bridges to budget and forecast
Support Accounting and FP&A function in investigating actual results and collaborate effectively with stakeholders in ensuring required corrections are processed in a timely manner
Responsible for preparing reporting packages, certificates, and financial information for lenders, including supporting the Director of Finance with ad-hoc requests from lenders related to detailed results analytics
Assist with the annual audit with external auditors and internal audit functions
Keep a keen focus on process improvements and efficiencies, while implementing and standardizing accounting policy oversight and control
Understand and identify changes to accounting rules and regulatory compliance and the impact of the changes on the business
Assist the FP&A team with the preparation of the company’s annual budget and monthly forecast
Work collaboratively with the larger finance team in ensuring accuracy and completeness of financial results
Preparation of daily and weekly financial reports to support Operations and Business teams
Lead process improvement initiatives and implement best practices
Other duties as assigned
5+ years’ experience, with recent Financial Reporting experience (2+ years)
CPA designation (CA, CMA, CGA).
Experience with consolidations and complex financial reporting systems, with financial reporting responsibilities
Experience in manufacturing environment is an asset, but not required
Excellent attention to detail and communication skills
Excellent communication skills
Keen focus on improvement and challenging the status quo
High proficiency with Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint); familiarity with Microsoft Access would be preferred.
Spinrite is an equal opportunity employer. It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and all applicants for employment without regard to any status protected by the Ontario Human Rights Code, US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, and applicable state law. If you need assistance or accommodations during any part of the application or interview process, please contact us at 519-291-3780 and ask to be directed to HR.