Finance Manager



  • Accounting & Finance
  • Job Code: 9D75459765
  • Posted: June 28, 2018
Are you an ambitious individual looking to get ahead in your career as well as do well financially?  Would you like to find a company where the opportunities are constrained only by your own potential?  If this describes you and you are open to the adventure of working in Canada’s far north then read on.  

David Aplin Group, one of Canada's Best Managed Companies, has partnered with our client to recruit for a Finance Manager based in the Northwest Territories. 

Reporting to the Corporate Controller, the Finance Manager will help to lead the day to day activities of the accounting team, providing mentorship and ensuring timely and smooth financial operations. In addition, you will be looked upon to help deliver robust financial reporting as well as involvement across the full financial cycle including the development of financial processes and procedures to ensure continuous improvement.

The Role:
  • Prepare the budgeting and forecasting for several entities
  • Manage various internal accounting processes 
  • Liaise with subsidiary organizations to provide financial services and to ensure timely delivery of accurate financial information
  • Work on ad hoc accounting projects to utilize financial systems to create efficiencies
  • Support the Corporate Controller in producing periodic financial statements and management information  
The Ideal Candidate:
  • Relevant university degree
  • professional accounting designation
  • experience in a public accounting firm and/or a reasonably complex private/public company
  • Ability to take a collaborative approach in the workplace
  • Able to build successful relationships both within the finance function and external operations
  • Strong systems skills including above average Excel skills will be valued
Our client is a unique organisation in the north and has developed a strong reputation in the region as a leading employer with excellent benefits as well as a focus on encouraging the individual to succeed and grow and a highly enjoyable, collaborative culture.  

A generous package with both northern and vacation allowances is available as well as employer pension contributions and full relocation support. Only current residents of Canada will be considered as our client is looking to fill this role immediately. 

If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please click the Apply button to send your resume in confidence directly to Declan Bird, Partner, Aplin Accounting & Finance. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  #LI-EDM


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Accounting & Finance



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