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Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions is seeking a


Location: Winnipeg, Manitoba

At Sandvik, we offer you a world of opportunities. Our diverse businesses and global network enable you to explore your potential and thrive. We recognize your performance and offer various ways to fuel your growth towards exceptional achievements.

Currently, we have an opening for an Accountant. In this role, you will be responsible for providing efficient handling of the general accounting activities. As well as, ensuring compliance with IFRS, local legislation and Sandvik processes and regulations in the general accounting area.

Do you have experience working in finance or accounting in a manufacturing environment? If so, we want to hear from you!

While searching for the best opportunity for yourself today, we are already thinking ahead of your future tomorrow. So now we challenge you to take it one step further and apply!

What you will be doing

  • Develop the ways of working in the general accounting area.

  • Perform general accounting activities, including the preparation, maintenance and reconciliation of ledger accounts and financial statements such as balance sheets, profit-and-loss statements, and capital expenditure schedules.

  • Prepare, record, analyze, and report accounting transactions and ensure the integrity of accounting records for completeness, accuracy and compliance with accepted accounting policies and principles.

  • Conduct or assist in the documentation of accounting projects.

  • Provide financial support, including forecasting, budgeting, and analyzing variations from budget when needed.

  • Analyze and prepare statutory accounts, financial statements and reports when needed.

  • Perform other relevant duties as assigned by the Manager.

Environmental Health and Safety

  • We are ethical and compliant, dedicated to health, safety, and sustainability. We put health and safety first!

What you will bring along

  • Postsecondary diploma or degree in finance, accounting, or a related field.

  • CPA certification is considered an asset.

  • Minimum of three (3) years of accounting experience.

  • Experience in a manufacturing or production environment.

  • Strong understanding of accounting principles and practices.

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal.

  • Excellent attention to detail and analytical skills.

  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.

  • Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team.

  • Time management and organizational skills.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel.

  • Experience with other software (Power BI, ERP) is considered an asset.

In return for your passion and drive we will offer you…

  • The opportunity to make an impact on our business performance.

  • The opportunity to be part of an ambitious team, in an industry leading business.

  • The opportunity to reach your full potential.

  • Ongoing development and training.

  • An excellent comprehensive compensation package including a pension plan with matching, competitive health, dental, life and disability benefits.

Our Culture

Our core values are the soul of the company. They guide us in our actions and daily business decisions. We are a company with an open-minded culture that encourages employees to share ideas and work innovatively. We embrace diversity and inclusion and inspire everyone to bring their authentic selves to work everyday!

We take pride in our agile customer-focused decision making. We empower our employees, providing strong performance management and opportunities to grow your career.

Do you want to learn more?

To learn more about Sandvik, our people and products please visit our website: https://www.home.sandvik/en/about-us/

How to Apply

All qualified persons are encouraged to apply at www.sandvik.com/careers to the Accountant position, requisition #R0064731; however, Canadians and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority. While we thank all candidates for their interest, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

We are an equal opportunity employer which values diversity in the workplace, and we encourage applications from members of equity-seeking groups including women, racialized persons, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, and persons of all sexual orientations or gender identities/expressions.

We are committed to creating an inclusive and barrier free experience to applicants with accessibility needs; therefore, requests for accommodation can be made at any stage during the recruitment process. Please contact commonHR.canada@sandvik.com for more information.

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