Port Hawkesbury Paper LP

Port Hawkesbury Paper LP is currently seeking an individual for the position of

Finance Manager

At Port Hawkesbury Paper, our mission is to continually exceed our customers' expectations through a commitment to responsive, personalized service along with reliable and competitive products in the printing and publication paper market.  The people behind our paper make the difference.


Reporting to the Assistant Controller, in close affiliation to the Mill Controller, the Finance Manager is responsible for oversight of all finance, accounting and reporting activities for the Company.  This position will play a key role in both strategic and day-to-day decision making.

  • Month-end financial reporting & analysis
  • Year end file preparation
  • Preparation of activity reports and financial forecasts
  • Oversee internal audits and procedural controls
  • Participation in the annual budget process
  • Continual improvement of accounting processes
  • Supervision and management of AP/AR
  • Strong involvement with senior management in analyzing all financial aspects of the business

Skills/Competency Requirements:

  • Exemplary accounting skills with attention to accuracy and detail
  • Strong analytical problem solving and leadership skills
  • High numeracy and strong technical skills
  • Exemplary computer skills with a very strong functional capacity in Excel
  • Ability to work with all levels within the organization
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Solid planning, organizational and time management skills
  • Proven ability to lead and manage people

Experience/Education Requirements:

  • Undergraduate business degree
  • Progression to senior finance roles
  • Professional Accounting Designation
  • Industry experience preferred (large manufacturer)

Compensation: Port Hawkesbury Paper offers a competitive salary with a comprehensive health and benefits package and a challenging, rewarding work environment.

Qualified candidates should email their resume and cover letter to HR@porthawkesburypaper.com.  We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted. Selected candidates will proceed through an assessment and interview process.

All applications must be received no later than April 20, 2018.

PHP is committed to employment equity and our goal is to be a diverse workforce that is represented at all job levels. We welcome applicants from Aboriginal People, Visible Minority Groups, Persons with Disabilities and Women in occupations of positions where they are under-represented. If you are a member of one of the equity groups, you are encouraged to self-identify on your cover letter or resume.

For more information about Port Hawkesbury Paper LP, please visit www.porthawkesburypaper.com