Reporting to the Director, Financial Reporting, the Manager, Corporate Accounting and Consolidation will primarily be responsible for the preparation of the interim and annual consolidated financial statements in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS).
The Manager, Corporate Accounting and Consolidation will contribute to other Corporate Finance accounting matters including subsidiary reporting oversight and quarterly and annual audit requests.
Demonstrated knowledge and practical experience in consolidation in accordance with IFRS in a public company environment is essential.
As part of your duties, you will be assigned the following responsibilities :
Coach and lead the team responsible for the month-end close and quarterly and annual reporting in a multi-currency environment;
Manage monthly subsidiary reporting and analysis in partnership with multiple divisional finance teams and other corporate departments;
Oversee and review the preparation of the Consolidated Financial Statements and note disclosures for theconsolidated entity;
Review or prepare monthly and quarterly reconciliations and reports for internal and external stakeholders;
Actively participate in the management of the ERP system (SAP) in order to identify efficiencies and improvements to the monthly close process;
Work collaboratively with the Corporate Finance Team and subsidiary finance teams as required, to develop and implement process improvement initiatives;
Act as a point of contact with the external auditor.
EDUCATION / ACCREDITATION :
Bachelor degree in Accounting;
CPA designation is essential;
Minimum 6-10 years of working experience with consolidation and financial reporting in a public company environment;
Experience leading and coaching a team of accounting professionals;
Demonstrated knowledge of IFRS including practical application is essential;
Experience with financial and consolidation systems (e.g. SAP considered an asset);
Excellent professional judgement, analytical capabilities and organizational skills;
Adaptive to change and able to work under time constraints in a dynamic and changing environment;
Effective communication skills in both French and English and excellent interpersonal skills.