Accounting Manager

  • Ladder HR Solutions- on behalf of a client
  • 1 Manley St, Ayr, ON, Canada
  • Jun 23, 2021
Accounting/Finance

Job Description

As a pivotal role to the ongoing success of our business, the Accounting Manager, reporting to the VP of Finance will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the Accounting Team and function.  In addition to their day-to-day responsibilities, the successful candidate is expected to act as a role model for the accounting team and fellow colleagues by leading with authenticity, integrity, moxie and gratitude.  This is a great opportunity for a smart, energetic professional to work with an experienced VP Finance and the current Accounting Manager who is moving into a Senior Business Analyst Position within the finance department. 

 

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES: 

  • Provide the Right Information to the Right People at the Right Time. 
  • Lead the Accounting Team as a coach and mentor; define accountabilities while helping team members set and achieve their goals and realize their passion.
  • Support the executive team and department managers with reporting, company statistics, forecasts, projections, and by aligning revenue and costs for operational efficiency and strategic goal achievement 
  • Identify opportunities for process improvements and contribute creative ideas for overall operations process improvement 
  • Be comfortable providing ideas and working through challenges together with accounting team members and others though out the company 

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Business Administration required 
  • Professional Accounting Designation required (CPA, CA, CMA, CGA) 
  • 7+ years of accounting experience 
  • Minimum of three years experience in a leadership role required 
  • In-depth knowledge of Sage 300 considered an asset 
  • Technologically literate with advanced proficiency in MS Excel and other Office products 
  • Capable leader who operates with a collaborative spirit 
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and without close supervision in a cooperative environment 
Send resumes and cover letters to Recruiting@ladderhr.ca
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