Cambridge, ON
Salary: $0.00 /year

RDJ Bakeries is a manufacturer of food products, We support our retail partners around the globe to establish a HIGH VALUE crackers that elevates the category for their customers through QUALITY and INNOVATION.

RDJ Bakeries Ltd currently has an opening for a Cost Analyst to join our growing team.

Job purpose

Responsible for preparing statements and reports, overseeing audit files, attending meetings to provide financial feedback, and training employees in cost management methods.

Duties and Responsibilities

The associate’s primary functions and responsibilities are as follows:

Ø Gather and analyze financial data.

Ø Determine standard costs and investigate variances with actual costs.

Ø Prepare detailed reports, both periodically and ad-hoc.

Ø Help management make important decisions based on costs and benefits (e.g. investments, market growth, pricing changes).

Ø Recommend and direct changes in operating procedures to improve efficiencies in payment and procurement processes.

Ø Offer analytical support for departmental projects.

Ø Create and manage budgets and monitor spending.

Ø Conduct audits on financial processes and transactions.

Ø Monitor changes in processes or methods to calculate effects on overall costs.

Ø Estimate product costs for existing and new products.

Ø Forecast and analyze costs of processes, labor and inventory.

Ø Suggest cost-reducing or profitable solutions.

Ø Examine data to help with reducing cost in all operations.

Ø Contribute in developing yearly operation plans, budgets, and estimating new product costs, including economic analysis.

Ø Give suggestions for money-saving strategies.

Ø Follow Health and Safety rules and regulations.

Ø Must follow Good Manufacturing Practices, Food Safety, and Food Defense guidelines.

Ø Comply with all Company policies and procedures.


Ø Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Business or relevant field.

Ø Between 3 – 5 years’ proven experience as an analyst in supply chain or finance.

Ø Excellent analytical, mathematical, and problem-solving abilities.

Ø Superb communication and presentation skills.

Ø Aptitude to succeed in a stressful and deadline-oriented environment.

Ø Solid understanding of Information Systems and MS Excel.

Ø Excellent interpersonal skills, Aptitude in decision-making and problem-solving.

RDJ Bakeries is an equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of RDJ Bakeries to provide equal employment opportunity to all qualified persons.

RDJ Bakeries welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Application deadline: 2021-03-03

Expected start date: 2021-03-08

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