Your new company
My client is a large retail and ecommerce operation with its head office located in Brampton and over 200 locations across Canada.
Your new role
They are seeking a Senior Accounting Manager to lead the day-to-day operations of the Accounting Team as well as be responsible for the accuracy of the monthly/quarterly/annual financial results of the general ledger. The Senior Accounting Manager will work on the design and operating effectiveness of controls. The Senior Accounting Manager will lead and develop a team of junior and senior accountants and will support the business by using your in-depth IFRS knowledge and ability to problem solve and identify and implement process efficiencies. The Senior Accounting Manager will a ssist with the preparation of ad-hoc financial analysis as required and will be responsible for the division’s cash forecasting and reporting needs. The Senior Accounting Manager will develop, maintain and report a dashboard of relevant KPIs to Finance management on a timely basis, ensuring complex and new transactions are appropriately accounted, documented and implemented. The Senior Accounting Manager is responsible for the division’s regulatory and tax compliance requirements including all the division’s tax filings including income taxes, sales taxes and withholding tax returns. The position will assist with the division’s budgeting process as required.
What you'll need to succeed
The suitable candidate will hold a CPA designation and have 5+ years overall experience, with a career that started in a big 6 accounting firm and has moved in to industry for 1-2+ years. You will have held a staff management position in a mid-large scale operation. Retail sector experience is preferred, or other related sectors(consumer products, wholesale, distribution, manufacturing). In-depth knowledge of IFRS and controls combined with strong analytical and communication skills are required. You will have advanced Excel skills (macros, Power Query) preferred. Inventory experience is preferred and income tax experience is considered an asset.
What you'll get in return
The company is a successful operation and offers a role with a broad exposure. The position provides progression, and will be the successor to the controller. The role offers a salary of $115-120,000 + bonus + RSP. The position works in a hybrid work arrangement, working 2 days a week in the office with a good work/life balance.
What you need to do now
If you meet all the requirements for this role please apply quoting reference number: 1102319. Thank you in advance for your interest. We regret that we can only respond to candidates chosen for an interview. #1102319
Retail & Consumer Goods
$115-120,000 + Bonus + RSP
Talk to a consultant
Talk to Alistair Houghton, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Mississauga (FR)