General information

All posting locations: Don Mills, Ontario, Canada

Job Function: 03 - Finance

Date Published: 14-Mar-2023

Ref #: R-67770

Description & Requirements

Position Overview:

Reporting into the Associate Director- North America Manufacturing & Operations Accounting- the Logistics Accounting Manager serves as the Accounting lead of the Canada Logistics processes. In this role- you will work closely with the Logistics Finance and Logistics Operations teams- and you will be responsible for financial controls- cost- and month-end close processes. The Logistics Accounting Manager will be responsible for more than $100 Million of spend in the largest food distribution center in Canada. 


The following are key projects that will be owned and executed:

  • Manage month-end close process within SAP for Canada Logistics
  • Reconcile Canadian Logistics Balance Sheet accounts
  • Manage & maintain distribution center financial team site
  • Provide ad hoc analysis on financial postings as needed
  • Conduct self-assessment audits and manage all internal/external audits
  • Identify and initiate process improvements
  • Collaborate with the US Logistics Accounting and Finance teams to streamline and ad efficiencies and standardization where feasible
  • Work with AP Team to resolve all issues related to invoicing and payments for Canadian logistics vendors
  • Training/resolving other KHC team issues related to logistics Ariba POs and invoices
  • Responsible for ad hoc Canadian Logistics projects
  • Provide support to the operations team for Canadian CAPEX projects
  • Responsible for investigating and cleaning up any issues within Canada logistics financial statements


  • Bachelor’s degree is required; Business and Accounting / Finance backgrounds preferred
  • Minimum 4 years of experience in a complex environment required
  • Professional accounting designation CPA- CMA- CGA and/or MBA in Accounting/Finance preferred but not necessary for ideal candidate
  • Working knowledge of logistics operations- strong experience with SAP/Other Costing Systems- and must have advanced Excel skills
  • Analytical- leadership- and communication skills
  • Orientation towards being detail oriented and result driven- while also being proactive and a self-starter
  • Demonstrated Project and Change Management abilities

About Us

The Kraft Heinz Company is one of the largest food and beverage companies in the world, with eight $1 billion+ brands and global sales of approximately $25 billion. We’re a globally trusted producer of high-quality, great-tasting, and nutritious foods for over 150 years. Our brands are truly global, with products produced and marketed in over 40 countries. These beloved products include condiments and sauces, cheese and dairy, meals, meats, refreshment beverages, coffee, infant and nutrition products, and numerous other grocery products in a portfolio of more than 200 legacy and emerging brands.

No matter the brand, we’re united under one vision: To sustainably grow by delighting more consumers globally. Bringing this vision to life is our team of 39,000+ food lovers, creative thinkers, and high performers worldwide. Together, we help provide meals to those in need through our global partnership with Rise Against Hunger. We also stand committed to responsible, sustainable practices that extend to every facet of our business, our consumers, and our communities. Every day, we’re transforming the food industry with bold thinking and unprecedented results. If you share our passion – and are ready to create the future, build a legacy, and lead as a global citizen – there’s only one thing to do: join our table and let’s make life delicious!

Our Culture of Ownership, Meritocracy and Collaboration

We're not afraid to think differently. Embrace new ideas. Dream big. We empower our people at every level – from entry-level intern to senior leader – to own their work. We share a responsibility to think like Owners – to be mindful of the collective and sustained success of Kraft Heinz – which we apply to every situation, every day.

As part of Kraft Heinz, you're supported to grow and achieve. You’re expected to bring your authentic self to work every day, to lead with humility, and drive outstanding performance at every level – and you’ll be rewarded. You’re given opportunities to leave a mark and build a legacy. But you won’t do it alone. You’re supported by passionate teammates along the way, and our collective, collaborative spirit fuels our incredible progress.

Kraft Heinz Canada - New Headquarters - 2023

Kraft Heinz is on a journey of transformation and part of this plan is to move our Global HQs back into city centers. It is time for Toronto to shine with a Canadian innovation and talent hub that reflects our unique people & food culture. After 40 years at the Don Mills location, the Kraft Heinz Canada headquarters will move to the Queen’s Quay Terminal (QQT) at 207 Queen’s Quay West. Roles currently based out of the Don Mills office will move to Queen’s Quay upon its opening in Spring-Summer 2023. We are thrilled to be moving to this vibrant, waterfront location in close proximity to public transportation. We are taking the design of our new workplace to the next level with modern furnishings, amenities, spacious co-working areas and a state-of-the-art Kitchen, putting Food at the heart of the overall employee experience. Flexible work is here to stay, and we need a space that will keep the pace. Modern technology will enhance our experience both at home and in the office. Having all of us together in our new vibrant space will deliver a rich, team-focused, agile experience that promotes connection, communication, collaboration and transparency.

Kraft Heinz is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Underrepresented Ethnic Minority Groups/Women/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity and other protected classes. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for protected individuals, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact for assistance.