Senior Financial Accountant

Keurig Dr Pepper
Quebec, Canada
Competitive salary
16 Sep 2020
19 Sep 2020
Experience level
Qualified accountant
Job Description
Senior Financial Accountant
location: Mississauga, ON or Montreal, QC

Job Summary

Reporting to the Senior Accounting Manager-Canada, the Senior Financial Accountant will primarily support the Canadian operations and beverage portfolio of KDP. This position will provide financial guidance to business management teams and provide P&L and balance sheet accounting support within the Controller's organization. Responsibilities include the coordination and preparation of journal entries, support Tax, External/SEC reporting requirements as well as reconciliation of balance sheet accounts. Additional responsibilities include performing accounting of actual-to-budget and year-over-year performance and helping to provide direction in identifying value creating opportunities.

  • Ensure that accounting records are prepared and maintained in accordance with GAAP and also IFRS for International reporting requirements and the organization's accounting policies and procedures.
  • Manage accounting for FX Derivatives and Hedge accounting for KDP Canada operations (Hot and Cold KDP portfolio)
  • Accounting of Sales, General and Administrative expenses, ensuring that trade and marketing expenses are appropriately accounted.
  • Accounting ownership and management support of Broker Commissions, Royalty Income & Royalty Expense, Trade Marketing, Mark to Market transactions.
  • Work closely developing strong business relationships and understanding of department interdependencies with the AP, AR, Trade Marketing, Treasury, Finance, Sales, SGA Marketing, Accounting Controllership and others business department partners as needed.
  • Support internal and external audits
  • Actively engage in process improvement, alignment and efficiencies throughout the Accounting Controllership team.
  • Manage month end close and reporting activities and deadlines
  • Support Commercial Finance team on review and reporting on trade and marketing costs.
  • Prepare reports as requested by Statistics Canada.
  • Assist in preparation of reports / analyses required for Tax purposes.
  • Assist in preparation of quarterly and yearend financial reports / analyses required for SEC Reporting and IFRS reporting
  • Special projects and ad-hoc requests as requested
Education and Experience

Bachelor's degree and 4-6 years of experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience. SAP experience a plus.

Certificates and/or Licenses

CPA (completed or in process) or similar certification preferred but not required

Company Overview
Keurig Dr Pepper (KDP) est une importante entreprise de café et de boissons en Amérique du Nord, engrangeant des revenus annuels de plus de 11milliards de dollars et dont les deux sièges sociaux sont situés à Burlington, au Massachusetts, et à Plano, au Texas. KDP occupe une position de choix dans les marchés des boissons gazeuses, des thés et cafés de spécialité, de l'eau, des jus et boissons à base de jus, et des préparations pour cocktails, et commercialise la plus importante marque de cafetière une tasse à la fois aux États-Unis. L'entreprise exploite un réseau de distribution sans pareil pour son portefeuille comptant plus de 125marques - incluant des marques maison, sous licence ou partenaires - afin de servir tous les consommateurs, où qu'ils soient. KDP offre une grande variété de boissons chaudes et froides pour combler tous les besoins, notamment les produits des marques Keurig®, Dr Pepper®, Green Mountain Coffee Roasters®, Canada Dry®, Snapple®, Bai®, Mott's® et The Original Donut Shop®. L'entreprise est aussi le principal fournisseur de services de café au Canada, grâce à sa division des Services de café Van Houtte, offrant diverses solutions à travers le pays. Elle emploie plus de 25000personnes et exerce ses activités dans quelque 120bureaux, usines de fabrication, entrepôts et centres de distribution en Amérique du Nord.

Keurig Dr Pepper (KDP) is a leading coffee and beverage company in North America with dual headquarters in Burlington, MA and Plano, TX, with annual revenue in excess of $11 billion. KDP holds leadership positions in soft drinks, specialty coffee and tea, water, juice and juice drinks and mixers, and markets the #1 single serve coffee brewing system in the U.S. The Company maintains an unrivaled distribution system that enables its portfolio of more than 125 owned, licensed and partner brands to be available nearly everywhere people shop and consume beverages. With a wide range of hot and cold beverages that meet virtually any consumer need, KDP key brands include Keurig®, Dr Pepper®, Green Mountain Coffee Roasters®, Canada Dry®, Snapple®, Bai®, Mott's® and The Original Donut Shop®. The company is also the leading coffee services provider in Canada with its Van Houtte Coffee Services division offering diversified solutions across the country. The Company employs more than 25,000 employees and operates more than 120 offices, manufacturing plants, warehouses and distribution centers across North America.