Accounting Manager – 17838

  • 10-11 Year(s)
  • GTA East
  •   Posted On: May 2, 2017
  •   Skills: 

Job Overview

Roles & Responsibilities

LOOKING FOR AN EXPERIENCED ACCOUNTING MANAGER. Our client is hiring a CPA-designated professional to lead a special project on an 18-24 month contract.

Accounting Manager

About the Opportunity

  • Serve as the primary liaison with head office, and regional accounting and controlling colleagues
  • Responsible for the compilation of project-related financial estimates for Canada
  • Provide review support for controlling models and estimates for North America
  • Manage day-to-day settlement processes, escalations and troubleshooting
  • Guide, design, coordinate and implement the Canadian and North American programs
    • Main IT, logistics and external vendor contact
    • Act as the accounting subject matter expert in all relevant discussions
  • Oversee affiliate chargeback process
  • Manage external audit requirements
  • Review and propose technical accounting
  • Lead and continuously coach the accounting team to ensure seamless and successful program launches

About You

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance or Business and Accounting designation (CPA, CA, CMA, CGA)
  • 10+ years relevant accounting/finance experience; automotive experience an asset
  • 3+ years supervisory experience
  • Well-developed leadership and interpersonal skills
  • Thorough knowledge of functional accounting methods and application of IFRS
  • Highly advanced knowledge of MS Office, especially Excel and PowerPoint
  • Strong written and verbal communication/presentation skills; ability to document, articulate and convey functions and processes.
  • Analytical skills – Ability to dissect complex accounting and financial processes and identify risks and process improvements.
  • Works well under strict deadlines with a strong attention to detail
  • SAP and Business Objects experience preferred
  • Flexible for up to 10% travel to the USA and head office in Europe

Pay Range

How to Apply
Click the “Apply Now” button and follow the instructions to submit your resume. Please note that we only accept documents in MS Word or Rich Text formats. When referencing this job, quote #17838.

You must currently reside within the Greater Toronto Area and be permitted to work in Canada to be considered for this opportunity. A recruiter will be in touch with you if your profile meets our client’s requirements for this role.

About Lannick

Lannick is the premier professional recruitment and staffing firm in the Greater Toronto Area. Founded in 1985, Lannick provides best-in-class finance, accounting and technology professionals at all roles and levels through its three divisions: Lannick Finance & Accounting, Pro Count Staffing and Lannick Technology. Lannick places more than 1,000 candidates annually and is a preferred vendor for Canada’s most successful organizations. Learn more at

About Lannick Group of Companies

Lannick Group of Companies is Canada’s largest regional professional staffing and recruitment firm specializing in Finance & Accounting and Technology. With more than 30 years of experience, our career and workplace experts have developed a unique Dedicated Service Model to match the right person to the right job in the right organization. We ensure both companies and candidates needs are met by offering quick and reliable service without sacrificing quality. In turn, we save you time and money.

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