Finance Manager



  • Accounting & Finance
  • Job Code: 9D286558912
  • Posted: September 14, 2018
David Aplin Group, one of Canada's Best Managed Companies, has partnered with a highly regarded and growing not-for-profit client to recruit a Finance Manager based in Edmonton, AB.

Our downtown client is an organization that makes a real difference in the lives of their customers.  They are seeking an energetic and results driven individual to join their team. As the Finance Manager, you will contribute to the overall success of the organization by effectively managing all financial tasks, including budgeting and forecasting and the periodic financial accounting while supervising and coaching a small team.

The Role:
  • Financial statement preparation and review 
  • Implementation of adequate policies, procedures, and internal controls 
  • Development of robust and effective budgeting/forecasting models 
  • Development of month end guidelines as well as responsibility for the General Ledger and financial close process 
  • Development of management information and business analytics in order to improve the performance of the organization 
  • Work closely with Operations and the leadership group to drive forward the ambitions of the organization 
  • Running the month end close processes as well overseeing the audit process 
  • Supervision and coaching of a team of 3 
The Ideal Candidate:
  • Hold an Accounting designation (CPA, CGA, CMA, CA) 
  • Experience with developing accounting policies, procedures and processes as well as budgets/forecasts 
  • Ability to see the big picture as well as look at the detail 
  • Strong communication skills and ability to supervise and mentor staff 
  • Strong financial system skills including Excel 
  • Excellent organizational, communication, interpersonal skills 
  • Experience working with an ERP system implementation would useful
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, Accounting & Finance.  Visit our website at to view our job opportunities, career tips and tools. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


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Accounting & Finance



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