Accountant, Corporate Reporting and Consolidation

Date: Jun 10, 2022

Location: North York, ON, CA, M9L 1T9

Company: Apotex

 

About Apotex Inc.

Apotex Inc. is a proudly Canadian, global pharmaceutical company that produces high-quality, affordable medicines for patients around the world. Apotex employs almost 8,000 people worldwide in manufacturing, R&D, and commercial operations.  Apotex Inc. exports to more than 100 countries and territories and operates in more than 45 countries, with a significant presence in Canada, the US, Mexico, and India. Through vertical integration, Apotex is comprised of multiple divisions and affiliates including Apotex Inc., focused on generics; Apobiologix, a division of Apotex Inc. focused on biosimilar development; Aveva, an affiliate of Apotex Inc. fully integrated global developer and manufacturer of complete transdermal solutions; Apotex Consumer Products, a division of Apotex Inc. focused on brand name products; and Global Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (GAPI), a division of Apotex Inc. focused on the manufacturing of active pharmaceutical ingredients (API) for Apotex and third parties. For more information visit: www.apotex.com.

Job Summary

As an Accountant of the Corporate Finance Department, this position acts as a key support mechanism to the Associate Director, Corporate Finance through the facilitation of business processes providing the foundation for effective financial stewardship. In this role, you will be responsible for developing the data and reporting necessary to preserve the integrity of the monthly financial reporting package

Job Responsibilities

  • Generate accurate and timely legal and management financial statements and reports.
  • Provide the appropriate analysis of month end results to support effective discussions with senior management. 
  • Perform complex financial and consolidation transactions across all entities. 
  • Generate and coordinate month end and year end activities in relation to the production of financial statements to develop budget process and timeframes for presentation to the executive.
  • Oversee the reconciliation process ensuring completeness and thorough investigation of outstanding items.
  • Support the preparation of annual tax return and analysis for tax effectiveness.
  • Undertake Statistics Canada reporting.
  • Participate in budgeting and forecasting processes and ensure that budget data is properly set up in the financial reporting system for accurate reporting.
  • Support the interim and year-end audits by collecting and validating audit data and schedules.
  • Support and facilitate digital transformation initiatives.
  • Coach and lead other members of the team with respect to advancing their financial knowledge.

Job Requirements

  • 3 years of financial experience (post designation) in a complex environment.  Exposure to consolidations is an asset.
  • A university degree along with your accounting designation (CPA).
  • Demonstrated knowledge of financial and accounting practices, standards and regulatory guidelines
  • Proactive continuous improvement with strong communication and time management skills.
  • Ability to work independently and make sound decisions.
  • Desired but not mandatory: SAP (FICO) experience.
  • Demonstrate Behaviours that exhibit our organizational Values: Collaboration, Courage, Perseverance, and Passion.

COVID-19 VACCINATION POLICY: In accordance with Apotex Inc. (“Apotex”) policy, as of November 15, 2021, all individuals entering a Canadian site (including but not limited to employees, visitors, contractors and agency workers) must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 in accordance with the current government requirements.  Further, all employees must maintain all future booster vaccines as approved and recommended by Health Canada.  Accommodation from these requirements for reasons pursuant to the Ontario Human Rights Code, or any other applicable law (most commonly for medical and/or religious reasons) will be reviewed and considered by Apotex.

 

At Apotex, we are committed to fostering an inclusive, accessible work environment, where all employees feel valued, respected and supported.

Apotex offers accommodation for applicants with disabilities as part of its recruitment process.  If you are contacted to arrange for an interview or testing, please advise us if you require an accommodation.