Let's Talk Science
Feb 28, 2020Contract
Are you a driven accounting professional? Do you have excellent leadership skills and experience with a range of accounting functions? Do you want to make a difference to children and youth across Canada? If so, we invite you to submit your application to join Let’s Talk Science – Canada’s leading national charitable organization that engages youth in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) – and become the newest member of our growing team. Manager, Finance We are seeking a highly organized and deadline driven accounting professional with superior analytical and problem solving skills and attention to detail. In this position you will oversee the Finance area of the organization and be focused on compiling and developing operating budgets and preparing and delivering financial reports. Qualifications Post-secondary degree and recognized accounting designation (CPA or equivalent) Minimum 5 years’ experience in an accounting role; with experience working with not-for-profit accounting Experience working with accounting software; Financial Edge preferred Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and associated procedures Good understanding of CRA and Canadian standards Demonstrated initiative with excellent communication and interpersonal skills with a customer service focus and an ability to explain technical financial and budget-related concepts to non-technical audiences High level of proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and a willingness to learn and adapt to new technology and software as it emerges in the field This is a full-time 2-year renewable contract, includes benefits and is based at our National Office in London, Ontario. A full position description can be downloaded from our website at: https://letstalkscience.ca/employment-opportunities Interested candidates should submit their resume and cover letter, including salary expectations and quoting “Manager, Finance” as outlined below. This position will remain open until filled; however, applications are encouraged by 11:59 p.m. ET on Monday, March 9th, 2020 to: Shawna Agathos Coordinator, Human Resources, Let’s Talk Science 1510 Woodcock Street, Unit 12 London, ON N6H 5S1 Or via email: firstname.lastname@example.org (please submit in Word or pdf) FAX: (519) 474-4085 Let’s Talk Science is committed to employment equity, welcomes diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from all qualified individuals. If you have a disability that requires accommodation to assist you with any aspect of the hiring process, please contact the Coordinator, Human Resources listed above. Your interest in this opportunity is appreciated. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.