Finance Manager - Canada
Jaguar
Canada
Creating Experiences that Customers Love, for Life. This is the singular purpose of Jaguar Land Rover and is built around a focus to always put the customer first.

The Finance Manager will provide Finance support to the JLR Canada operations.

Main Responsibilities:
Coordinate monthly and quarterly close process ensuring proper procedures and controls are in place for accurate and timely general ledger reconciliations and management reporting
Manage and provide the procedures necessary to maintain proper records and to afford adequate accounting controls and services
Ensure that the corporate financial policies are followed in the conduct of business and are reflected in the presentation of the financials
Monitor the accounting activity performed in the North American Regional Accounting department (USA) & input where necessary
Provide strategic financial and process support to all cost center areas of the business.Meet with key business partners to review plans and actions to ensure plans are aligned with corporate objectives
Manage & control all fixed cost expenditure (Fixed Marketing & Selling)
Develop Cash Flow forecasts
Develop management reporting and executive presentations of financial status for budget, forecasts and market reviews
Develop off-line analysis to support risk and opportunity analysis against profit status. Liaise with operational teams to review model and derivative mix and optimise local market equation
Liaison with internal, external and CRA auditors to ensure successful audits
Ad-hoc requests from Executive Team

Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in Finance or related field
Certified Professional Accountant or equivalent
7 plus years experience in finance positions
Ability to develop strong business relationships. Experience of business partnering with balance of challenge and supporting operation teams
Self-starter; track record of working independently. Ability to deal with large volumes of complex data sets and report simple messages to management.
Understanding and experience of corporate budgeting, controlling and reporting
Automotive industry experience is a plus
Proficient in Excel and Powerpoint – wide experience of preparing analysis and reports for senior management review
Experience with SAP and Hyperion planning desirable
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Jaguar Land Rover Canada, ULC is an equal opportunity employer . It is the policy of JLR Canada to extend equal employment and advancement opportunities to job applicants and employees without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, age, disability, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, provincial and local laws. If you are a job applicant and believe you may require an accommodation at any stage of the application and recruitment process for an open position with JLR Canada , please send an e-mail request to: applyca @ jaguarlandrover.com .