Skyservice is hiring a

Senior Cost Accountant

Mississauga, Canada

Skyservice is Canada’s leader in business aviation. Built on the key principles of safety and service, we provide a full service experience from Aircraft Management, Aircraft Charter, Maintenance and Aircraft sales from our Fixed Base Operations in Toronto, Montreal, Ottawa and Calgary. People and values are the inseparable assets that drive our dedication to Quality, Safety, Respect, Commitment and Efficiency. These are the core values that guide us every day and help build our reputation as leaders in aviation services. Skyservice is a team dedicated to supporting and developing our employees. If you want to grow your career and broaden your experience, then Skyservice is the right team for you.

Senior Cost Accountant


Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer, the Senior Cost Accountant will be responsible for the ongoing analysis of process constraints, costing projects, margin analysis and ensuring overall costs are tracked back to underlying activities within the business.  The Senior Cost Accountant will be responsible for tracking project budgets, establishing product cost and analyzing changes in company costs overall.


  • Review data accumulation and reporting systems and implement improvements to ensure proper controls are in place
  • Develop, implement and maintain a robust costing systems for Maintenance division
  • Prepare, maintain and report on Maintenance operating and capital budgeting requests;
  • Review, update and standardize costs in bill of materials and eliminate inaccuracies in standard vs. actual costs;
  • Accumulate and apply overhead costs as required by generally accepted accounting principles;
  • Locate and dispose of obsolete inventory;
  • Conduct ongoing process constraint analysis and report on various metrics including by not limited to breakeven points, margins by product, periodic variances;
  • Identify areas of improvement for project and product margins
  • Utilizing market and industry data, forecast future project and product results;
  • As a member of the target costing group, perform cost accumulation tasks as required.



  • Post-secondary degree in Finance, Business or relevant field;
  • A minimum of 5 years of analyst experience in accounting/finance or supply chain;
  • Exceptional analysis skills and problem solving ability;
  • Strong ability to collaborate with multiple departments and stakeholders;
  • Sharp communication and presentation skills;
  • Solid understanding of Information Systems and experience manipulating large databases.
Skyservice is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from all interested parties. If for any reason you cannot apply through our job board, please contact a member of our Human Resources team for special accommodation.