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Position Title: Director Financial Reporting
Requisition ID: 5966
Career Group (ADSP): Administrative
Division: Finance (01000179) 
Department: Finance and Accounting  
Position Location: METRO ON - 5559 DUNDAS STREET W (#A-DUND) 
Position Type: Permanent 
Grade: GRADE_09
Reporting Relationship: Candice Chan
Posting End Date: [TO BE UPDATED]  
Sarah Baki 





The Director, Financial Reporting is responsible for all consolidated level financial reporting for the division, on a daily, weekly & periodic  basis.  The Director is also responsible for overseeing Head Office overhead expenses and the analysis, reporting & budgeting of various administrative departments.  The Director is responsible for the maintenance and update of TM1 Cognos database, which is used for all major reporting & analysis in the Division.

Specific Responsibilities:

- Oversee production of daily & weekly performance reports (sales, margin, labour)

- Oversee production of all consolidated period-end reporting

- Provide analysis and commentary on period-end results

- Manage and approve changes to general ledger structure and financial business warehouse structure (TM1).

- Analyse and ensure proper accrual of periodic Head Office expenses.

- Prepare budget for various admin departments, including head counts and other expenses.

- Interact with all levels of the organization in relation to management and understanding of overhead expenses.

- Liase with Quebec based Corporate reporting team to ensure consistent reporting assumptions across provinces.

- Maintain structure of TM1 database; adding new locations, new accounts, creating new subsets as the business requires.

- Coach employees to ensure progress and performance management.  This includes establishing annual and long term goals and objectives.

- Responsible for managing, directing, training and developing talent for their department.



- Bachelor degree in business with a professional accounting designation an asset.

- 7-10 years in progressive accounting or finance experience.

- Advanced knowledge of Excel, business analytics tools, and ERP general ledger experience.

- Advanced knowledge of Cognos TM1 an asset.

- Previous experience leading and coaching a team.


Metro values, respects and leverages the differences and competences of all employees from a variety of different backgrounds. We will consider all qualified applicants for employment.
Metro is committed to accommodating applicants and employees with disabilities. Should you require an accommodation or wish to receive this application in an accessible format, please advise.

Only applicants that meet the qualifications will be contacted for an interview.
Applicants must advise their direct supervisor that they are applying for the position.
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