Senior Financial Planning & Analysis Business Partner

Listowel, ON, Canada

Job Type:

Full Time/ Remote options

About Spinrite

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

As an industry leader focused on driving growth and executional excellence, we are looking for a Senior Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) Business Partner to join our finance team.


Reporting directly to the Director, FP&A, this position will be responsible to support Spinrite Operations, Sales, Marketing, Digital and Finance functions data-driven decision capability through forecast, budgeting, and detailed business analysis support.


The ideal candidate for this role is a self-starter with strong communication skills and a high level of business acumen. At Spinrite, we have big plans looking to the future, so this position is an excellent opportunity for anyone who thrives within an evolving and fast-paced work environment.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Own the development and maintenance financial models, data analysis and business insight to support operations

  • Responsible for model driver development and data input collection and validation

  • Assist in identifying risks and opportunities within financial models and analysis

  • Own the development and maintenance of gross margin reporting for all business users ( actual and forecast)

  • Identify and support efforts to establish and improve scalable business processes

  • Assist with financial analysis for special projects- such as , acquisition, divestiture, financing, analysis or due diligence

  • Safe- guarding sensitive financial information

  • Perform other duties as required

Qualifications

  • Highly organized, self motivated, and able to handle multiple tasks

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • Flexible and team oriented

  • Ability to work within a matrix structure to complete tasks

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Excellent problem- solving skills

  • Post- secondary education in business or accounting and / or MBA

  • CPA designation, viewed favorably but not required

  • 3-4 years' experience in an accounting or finance role

  • Advanced proficiency using Microsoft tool suite, including Excel, Word, Outlook and PowerPoint

  • Experience with MRP/ ERP systems and BI software ( i.e. Visual Manufacturing, Global Financials and Power BI)

  • Experience developing financial models

  • Experience analyzing large quantities of data

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.