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Cost Accountant - St Jerome, PQ

Date: Jan 23, 2023

Location: St Jerome, CA, J7Z 1H3

Company: Hubbell Incorporated

Corporate Overview
Hubbell Incorporated was founded in 1888 and has grown into an international manufacturer of quality electrical, lighting and power solutions with more than 75 brands used and recognized around the world. Our founder, Harvey Hubbell, developed tooling and equipment to serve the growing demand for new assembly and manufacturing machinery during the industrial revolution. An early, and one of many patents awarded, came for the creation of the first practical method to control electricity through the pull chain socket that remains unchanged today. As a market leader in reliable, electrical solutions, we provide more than half a million products delivered through our various business groups. Hubbell is committed to continually innovating solutions that work, transforming old products with new ideas, and ensuring that we Energize, Enlighten and Empower the communities that support us.
Division Overview
Hubbell Power Systems (HPS) engages in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of products used by utilities. Today, HPS is deeply engaged in product solutions for OSP Communication utility purposes, and has been actively growing that segment of the business. HPS roots have historically been in high voltage transmission, distribution, substation, underground products used by electric utilities. HPS products are also used in the civil construction, transportation, gas and water industries.

At HPS, we build products that provide mission critical infrastructure and that deliver communications and power to millions of people worldwide. In our business, failure is not an option. Therefore, we manufacture products of uncompromising integrity and it starts with our quality policy. We hold our partners, our suppliers and ourselves to the highest standard to ensure we exceed all the technical and functional expectations of our customers.

Hubbell Incorporated engages in the design, manufacture, and sale of electrical and electronic products in the United States and internationally. It operates in three segments: Electrical, Power, and Industrial Technology.

Posting Address

110 rue Scott 

St Jerome, QC     Canada

Position Overview

Responsible for a variety of daily and monthly Finance functions and reports.  Primary responsibility for the processing and administration of month end journal entries and account reconciliations and assists with other accounting duties where required. 

Requires high degree of accuracy and efficiency, to maintain the accounting processes and ensure that company policies are being adhered to.  Requires a degree of independence, organization and pro-activeness to ensure office functions are operating as desired.  Communication with internal groups is required to ensure appropriate documentation and authorizations. 

Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Prepares assigned month end journal entries.
  2. Reconciles and analyses assigned general ledger accounts.
  3. Responsible for maintaining fixed asset subledgers and fixed asset reporting to ensure adherence to policy, financial integrity, ownership, and responsibility.
  4. Provides other accounting support as required. 
  5. Responsible of the inventory costing process.
  6. Responsible of the client orders credit release
  7. Prepare, verify and post weekly payroll journal entries
  8. Verify and post cash receipt
  9. Prepare various KPI reports and dashboard-presentation each month
  10. Other duties as assigned.

Skills and Experience

  1. Minimum of 5 years related business experience
  2. College graduate (Business, Finance).
  3. In-depth experience in accounting systems.
  4. Bilingual - French/English


Associates Degree in Finance or Business


Hubbell Incorporated, its subsidiaries and affiliates, is an EO Employer AA: M/F/Veteran/Disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other protected class.