Manager, Financial Reporting - 3 month contract - REMOTE

Winnipeg (MB) Remote Only
Opportunity Number: 2067573
Information TechnologyFinance & Accounting
LanguageSecurity Clearance
English verbal and writtenNot required
Start PeriodDate Posted
ASAPMonday, November 22, 2021
Job Description

Our prestigious client is urgently looking to hire a Manager, Financial Reporting for a 3 month contract position! Our client is a huge global competitor in the #tech industry! A role you don't want to miss out on! Fully remote - candidates must be located in Canada to apply!

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Create month end working papers with respect to relevant applicable accounting standards on Skip Express Lane such as: IAS 2 Inventories, IAS 36 Impairment
  • Work closely with the global financial reporting team to align the JET accounting manual for Express Lane
  • Create SOX compliant processes around inventory, cost of goods sold, procurement and ensure they are documented appropriately
  • Work with the parent company to transition onto a new inventory management system
  • Work closely with business stakeholders and finance business partners to ensure all reporting needs are captured in new system
  • Review month-end working papers and financial statements prepared by the team
  • Preparation and review of position papers on both new initiatives and existing key transaction streams
  • Participate in the launch of new business initiatives, advising on accounting policy implications of initiatives
  • Coordinate with the Financial Planning & Analysis team to ensure accounting methodologies also meet management reporting requirements

Qualifications and Experience
  • 5+ years of progressive accounting experience
  • Experience in auditing or reporting on inventory
  • Retail experience is an asset
  • Thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • CPA Designation
  • Strong financial reporting background with technical knowledge of IFRS
  • Prior experience working in an audit firm
  • Experience preparing financial position papers
  • Ability to identify and improve processes to drive efficiencies
  • Approachable with the ability to communicate cross-functionally within an evolving organization
  • Ability to handle sensitive and confidential information effectively and professionally
  • Must be able to prioritize work and have the ability to work independently as well as an effective member of the overall Finance team
  • Demonstrated a high level of adaptability and works well under pressure
  • Takes initiative and identifies issues with a solutions-oriented approach, a strong ability to overcome challenges, and high-level confidence in your decision-making ability.
  • Delivers reporting, analysis, and general accounting through collaborating with business leaders across the organization.
  • Strong communicator, able to translate complex financial concepts in terms easily understood.

To be considered, please "Apply Now" and email me at

We’re an equal opportunities employer committed to increasing diversity and inclusion in today’s workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Minorities, women, LGBTQ candidates, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. If you require an accommodation, please review our accessibility policy and reach out to our accessibility officer with any questions.
Merci de l’intérêt que vous manifestez pour ce poste. La description du poste nous a été fournie en anglais par notre client. Si vous souhaitez passer l’entrevue avec nous en français ou fournir votre CV en français, nous vous confierons à une personne de notre équipe qui parle français.

Opportunity Number: 2067573

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