Our client, an International Corporation with a wide portfolio, is currently searching for an Accounting Manager for their Toronto location. Reporting to the Financial Controller, the Accounting Manager is responsible for overseeing the day to day accounting functions such as; managing GL, reporting, preparation of financial statements and related information in accordance with IFRS and GAAP, the preparation of reports for audits or internal requirements, and variance analysis with recommended action plans. The successful candidate will manage a team who are responsible for accounts payable, cash management, fixed assets and other general accounting functions. You will also be responsible for monitoring compliance with internal controls over financial reporting, including processes, procedures and company policies.
The successful candidate will be a great leader with strong interpersonal skills to motivate and establish direction for the team. Strong and clear communication skills with the ability to work collaboratively are required to lead the team to success and keep activities on track to meet goals and expectations for the department.
• 7 - 10 years of relevant experience with 3 - 5 years in a supervisory role
• Professional designation required (CA, CGA, CMA,CPA)
• Strong knowledge of IFRS/GAAP principals
• Previous experience with ERP or SAP systems
• Ability to speak Korean seen as an asset