Job Type
Full-Time Regular
Company Name
Magellan Aerospace, Winnipeg

Magellan Aerospace has an exciting career opportunity for a full-time permanent Finance Analyst – Cost Accounting at our manufacturing hub in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Magellan Aerospace is a global, integrated aerospace company that provides complex assemblies and systems solutions to aircraft and engine manufacturers, and defence and space agencies worldwide. At Magellan we have over 80 years of collective knowledge and experience in the aerospace industry, and believe one truth: People create value.

Employees are our greatest resource in working towards a successful future, and together we build professional relationships that thrive. We know that personal development is fundamental to the success of every individual and invest in our employees by providing excellent career progression opportunities. When you are part of Magellan, you are part of the team!

Position Summary

Magellan Aerospace has an exciting career opportunity for a full-time permanent Finance Analyst – Cost Accounting at our manufacturing hub in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

In this key position, our successful candidate will utilize their previous experience in cost accounting within manufacturing environment, to contribute to the Finance team's goals and the business' financial targets.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Prepare periodic financial results including variance analysis to budget and forecast.
  • Perform cost and margin analysis for multiple products.
  • Prepare monthly journal entries such as sales and cost accruals, deferred revenue adjustments in order to ensure accuracy and completeness of financial results.
  • Assist with calculation of overhead costing rates, preparation of inventory budget/forecast and other budget, forecast and month end files.
  • Prepare audit working papers and respond to audit enquiries.
  • Respond to ad-hoc information requests and provide support to other departments such as contract, operations and engineers.
  • Other finance related tasks as and when assigned.

Position Requirements

  • Final year student or graduate in good standing of a professional accounting association (CPA).
  • 3 to 5 years of progressive experience in Cost Accounting / Financial Reporting (including IFRS application) is required, preferably in a (medium-to-large) Manufacturing environment.
  • Percentage of Completion (PoC) accounting experience would be considered a strong asset.
  • Big4 experience is preferred but not mandatory.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to manage and organize multiple work activities in order to meet established deadlines and priorities.
  • Expert experience in the use of Microsoft Office applications such as Excel and Access.

Why Magellan?

  • Competitive salary
  • Attractive (FLEX) benefits package (fully Company paid)
  • Generous Company pension plan
  • Positive work-life balance
  • Excellent career progression opportunities
  • Commitment to professional growth
  • Company social events including Company BBQ, children's events, service awards day, winter holiday party and many other events put together by our social committee!
  • Employee Social & Welfare Association
  • Employee discounts on tickets to certain sporting events and other entertainment/events
  • On-site gym
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Full cafeteria with healthy daily specials


Magellan Aerospace respects the privacy and confidentiality of personal information provided by candidates and shall not disclose to any external parties unless legislated.

Thank you for considering this exciting opportunity. This document is intended to provide the reader with information and is not a contractual document. Some of the material therefore may be subject to change.

Magellan Aerospace is committed to an inclusive working environment and equal opportunities for all. We welcome all applications without regard to social and cultural background, age, gender, disability, sexual orientation, national origin or religious belief.

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