Accounting & Finance Manager, 9-12 months

  • Location

    Burnaby, British Columbia

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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    over 1 year ago

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Horizon Recruitment Inc. has an immediate need for an experienced Accounting and Finance Manager who is able to start as soon as possible. Our non-profit client offers a rewarding and fulfilling work environment, allowing this person the opportunity to wear multiple hats in running the finance department. As a member of a small leadership team, you will be involved in decisions that can have a large impact on the organization. While starting as a contract, the intention is for this position to become a permanent role.


  • Finance leader for the organization by developing and maintaining systems, processes, procedures, and policies. 
  • Responsible for the accounting and management reporting functions including period end reporting, annual reporting, governmental reporting, internal reporting, cash flow estimates, budgets, banking functions, GST returns, and ad-hoc reporting.
  • Responsible for coordination and preparation of all required and requested documents for annual audits.
  • Review major contracts and provide support during contracts negotiation.
  • Provide financial support and advice to Management team. 
  • Develop and maintain effective internal/external relationships for the betterment of the organization.
  • Provide ad-hoc support to residents. 
  • Other duties as assigned.


Skills & Qualifications:

  • 6+ years of accounting management experience.
  • CPA or equivalent accounting designation.
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate financial information and be an influence for positive changes
  • Demonstrated ability to build strong relationships at all levels of the organization. 
  • Demonstrated to think strategically and be effective in both written and verbal communication.
  • Demonstrated ability to work under pressure and meet reporting deadlines.
  • Demonstrated ability to be creative and think outside the box for idea generation in the support of the Management team. 
  • Must be willing to roll up their sleeves and take a hands on approach both within the Finance department and in the support of other departments. 
  • Strong supervisory and customer service skills required.
  • Experience in a not for profit and union environment.

**Only candidates eligible to work in Canada will be considered**

Horizon Recruitment Inc. is a specialized recruitment and search firm with two complimentary practice areas: Finance & Supply Chain.