Senior Financial Analyst, Global Markets

Accounting & Finance
Nova Scotia
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Senior Financial Analyst, Global Markets
Bedford, NS
Reference HL-16096

Our client, Clearwater Seafoods, is one of the world’s largest vertically integrated seafood companies with over 1,900 employees in offices, plants, and vessels across the globe. The Canadian company operates from ocean-to-plate, owning its own fishing licenses, vessels, and processing facilities, while also providing delivery to its customers worldwide. Clearwater is recognized globally for its superior quality, food safety and diversity of premium wild-caught seafood, including scallops, lobster, langoustine, clams, whelk, cold water shrimp and crabs.

As a leading harvester, processor and marketer of sustainably sourced seafood, Clearwater supplies its products to wholesalers, retailers, and foodservice distributors throughout the world. Selling its products globally under the Clearwater, Macduff and various private label brands. Since its founding in 1976, Clearwater has invested in its science, innovative technology and management approaches to support sustainability and grow its wild seafood resource. This commitment has established Clearwater as a global leader in sustainable seafood excellence.

We are pleased to be partnered with them to bring a Senior Financial Analyst, Global Markets role based at their Bedford, Nova Scotia Corporate Office. Reporting to the Finance Director, Species, this role will be responsible for providing support for the financial, business performance and data analysis needs of both the Global Markets Finance team and Finance Species team.

Responsibilities will include:


  • Provide support and work closely with Finance Manager(s) on species financial responsibilities including development and maintenance of species forecast, annual operating plan (AOP) and strategic business models
  • Preparation of monthly and quarterly consolidated sales bridges
  • Consolidate monthly MBR species gross margin and inventory forecasts
  • Prepare daily sales pipeline report for Global Markets and Species teams
  • Develop, recommend and implement the planning and scheduling requirements for the annual operating plan (AOP) including consolidation of sales files and preparation of sales upload into sales and operations planning
  • Provide support and be a key liaison with the SAP reporting team to help provide testing support related to sales report enhancements and automation
  • Design and implement strategic pricing and sales analysis quarterly report
  • Perform other duties and complete ad hoc reporting requirements as needed

The ideal candidate will possess:


  • CPA designation
  • A minimum of 3-5 years progressive experience
  • SAP user knowledge is an asset
  • Microsoft Office Suite experience

The Senior Financial Analyst, Global Markets will possess key behavioural competencies (personal characteristics) that include: dedicated, hardworking and detail oriented; effective time management and interpersonal skills; strong organizational skills; strong technical ability and advanced problem-solving skills; self-motivated and driven to succeed; comfortable working independently or as part of a team; and the ability to manage competing priorities and deadlines effectively.

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For more information about this exciting opportunity please contact Heather Labucki, Partner, or Sara Morey, Consultant, at If you require accommodation to participate in the recruitment process, please let Sara Morey know.

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