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Senior Manager, Accounting Policy & Advisory

Job Highlights
Toronto
Direct Hire
$140,000

About the Company

Our client is one of the leading financial institutions in Canada and is experiencing continuous growth. They are looking for a Senior Manager, Accounting Policy & Advisory who will be responsible for the development, maintenance and interpretation of the Bank’s accounting policies.

Company Culture:

  • Professional, but friendly
  • Great work/life balance
  • Great visibility in a big organization

About the Opportunity

  • Leading a team to deliver timely, accurate and value-added technical accounting advisory services under IFRS to senior stakeholders in resolving financial accounting matters
  • Providing strategic direction and practical accounting advice on new accounting standards by understanding the objectives of the standard setting authorities and the objectives of the business units.
  • Research and benchmark new accounting and reporting disclosure requirements from accounting standard-setting authorities.
  • Translating and communicating complex accounting topics to stakeholders, recognizing and anticipating potential opportunities and recommending changes as the business or regulatory environment changes.
  • Supporting the implementation of new and upcoming accounting standards and amendments, including appropriate new accounting and reporting disclosures and enhancements to existing disclosures, including working with the Business Units and other groups.
  • Advising on, preparing and/or reviewing certain disclosures in the external consolidated shareholder reports (MD&A, Financial statements and notes, Supplemental Financial Information Package) as well as providing accounting advisory support to Finance Operations.
  • Developing and fostering relationships with key business partners and stakeholder groups, both internally (Canadian and Corporate Segments, ESDS, Investor Relations, etc.) and externally (auditors, CBA etc.)
  • Leading the delivery of periodic technical update presentations and accounting policy update materials relating to new accounting pronouncements
  • Leading the development, maintenance and interpretation of Bank-wide accounting policies.
  • Providing leadership and training, and fostering a positive and rewarding work environment within Chief’s APA and across the bank

About You

  • CPA, CA
  • 7+ years of relevant financial accounting experience
  • In-depth IFRS technical accounting background with a focus on financial instruments and accounting issues relating to depository institutions
  • Experience in researching and resolving complex accounting issues
  • US GAAP experience in the same areas is an asset

Salary Range

$120,000 - $140,000/year

How to Apply

Click the “Apply Now” button and follow the instructions to submit your resume. Please know that we only accept documents in MS Word or Rich Text formats.

When referencing this job, quote # 320824.

You must currently reside within the Greater Toronto Area and be permitted to work in Canada to be considered for this opportunity. A recruiter will be in touch with you if your profile meets our client’s requirements for this role

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