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Senior Cost Accountant

Contract Pharmaceuticals Limited is a contract manufacturer and packager of prescription and over the counter pharmaceutical products. We are dedicated to providing comprehensive and innovative outsourcing services that exceed the uncompromising demands of the global pharmaceutical industry.

Purpose: The Senior Cost Accountant will provide detailed analysis and reporting of all costs related to operations.

  • Provide backup support to Cost Accountant.
  • Partner with the Information Management group to identify improvements and changes to the SAP system.
  • Responsible for working in compliance with established safe work practices and procedures; properly uses personal protection and safety equipment as required by CPL; reports any injury or illness immediately and notifies CPL of any hazards, unsafe acts or conditions in the workplace.
  • Verify the standard cost created for new semi-finished and finished goods in SAP.
  • Update standards for raw, packaging, semi- finished and finished goods on quarterly basis.
  • Ensure the accuracy of raw material and packaging standards.
  • Prepare product cost analysis for Commercial Operations to provide annual price increase to customers.
  • Prepare product cost estimate and analysis for Commercial Operations and Business Development to support quotations of existing and new business.
  • Prepare monthly production reports including, Process Order analysis and GSOR report.
  • Prepare quarterly reports for current routings for operations
  • Prepare monthly cost centre analysis of actual vs. plan for cost centre owners.
  • Prepare general ledger account analysis for various accounts.
  • Assist with month end close by performing cost centre allocations, assessment and other journal entries.
  • Prepare quarterly report stating impact of standard cost update on finished good selling price.
  • Assist in Year- end financial audit.
  • Assist in creating the Annual Operations budget
  • Contributes to achieving Lean goals and continuous improvement.
  • Other duties as assigned.

  • Enrolled in or recently completed accredited post-secondary accounting program (CPA, CGA, CMA, CA) or equivalent experience.
  • A minimum of 5 years of accounting experience in a manufacturing environment is required.
  • Standard cost accounting experience is also required.
  • Excellent organizational and report preparations skills.
  • Proficient in MS office programs as well as SAP FI/CO.
  • Excellent English verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrated competencies in CPL’s core values of Integrity, Respect, Trust and Fairness.
  • Flexible with the ability to adapt, respond quickly and manage change in a fast paced environment.

  • Office environment.
CPL is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion.  We welcome applications from all qualified individuals.  CPL is committed to accommodating persons with disabilities.  If you need accommodation at any stage of the application process or want more information on our accommodation policies, please contact us at hr@cplltd.com

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to the contact information below. If submitting your application via e-mail, please indicate the job title in the subject line.

Contract Pharmaceuticals Limited Canada
Human Resources
F) (905)821-0386
E) hr@cplltd.com
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We thank all applicants for their expression of interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls or agencies please.