Accounting Manager - Family Office

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    2 months ago

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Horizon Recruitment is working with a locally owned, private business to find them their next Accounting Manager. The organization is a large, family run group of companies with operations and holdings across BC. Working closely with the Principal, the Accounting Manager will be responsible for the full-cycle accounting and preparation of the financial statements for multiple entities.



  • Provide leadership to other accounting team members. 
  • Attend to and liaise with various external stakeholders with respect to accounting queries.
  • Prepare cash flow statements and cash flow analysis reports.
  • Perform day-to-day business transactions and transfers.
  • Work with Corporate FP&A to prepare and maintain operating and capital spending budgets.
  • Prepare monthly financial statements for multiple companies in accordance with guidelines and deadlines.
  • Prepare operational reports for various properties. 
  • Assist with the preparation of year-end financial statements and schedules for external accountant review and tax preparation.
  • Track and maintain full cycle accounting activities for development projects.
  • Monitor rent rolls and collections from properties under management.
  • Prepare investment pro-forma analysis, supporting financial and accounting due diligence for dispositions/acquisitions.
  • Maintain records of charitable donations.
  • Assist management with forensic financial and accounting diligence as required.
  • Work with senior management to support business objectives.
  • Participate in the implementation of internal controls and accounting best practices.
  • Conduct performance reviews, and source out training opportunities as required.
  • Additional duties as may be assigned which fall within the nature of the role.  


  • CPA designation or 5 years progressive management and accounting experience.
  • Commercial real estate and property management industry experience is an asset. 
  • Experience in a family office setting is an asset.
  • Ability to work with Corporate FP&A to manage and analyze large data sets. Working knowledge of how to organize, summarize and interpret data is a plus.
  • Enjoy developing and coaching team members.
  • Detail oriented and committed to a high level of accuracy.
  • Outstanding time-management and prioritization skills, with the ability to manage multiple priorities under very tight deadlines.
  • Ability to adapt and work effectively in a changing business environment.

**Only candidates who are 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.