Accounting Supervisor
Manpower • CA-ONTARIO-North York • 2019-05-16


Manpower is currently seeking an Accounting Supervisor for a contract full time position with a Major Pipeline Company in North York, Ont.
* Lead a department of accounting professionals responsible for the accounting of clients Green Power and Transmission business unit, which is currently comprised of 20 operational assets.
* Provide complete, accurate, and timely accounting services ensuring compliance with US GAAP
* Synthesize accounting issues and be able to explain their impacts to management and auditors
* Review and approve journal entries, reconciliations, analyses and trial balances
* Oversee quarterly and annual operating accruals for GPT
* Responsible for the accounting research analysis as required based on local materiality for GPT entities and the impact of changes in accounting guidance
* Review and approve quarterly and annual analysis and supporting schedules for client
* Ensure departmental SOx compliance and effective management of SOx documents and evidence
* Establish and maintain effective communications with various groups
* Lead team in organizing hand off of GPT assets from Corporate Accounting once assets become operational
* Identify and lead implementation for process improvements through a review of accounts and associated processes
* Provide support to the business for any new or unusual transactions to ensure the processes and accounting are accurate and complete
* Responsible for identifying, resolving and escalating (as needed) any potential accounting issues to ensure timely resolution and accurate financial information
* Provide operational accounting support to teams located throughout US, Canada and International

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
* CPA, or other accounting designation (CPA, CA preferred)
* Experience managing/leading a team
* Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, or other business related field
* 7-10 year progressive accounting or finance experience
* Demonstrated proficiency in U.S. GAAP and local GAAP
* Previous experience in financial reporting, accounting research
* Familiar with Oracle, Hyperion Financial Management, Smartview

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Employment Type: Full-Time Employee
Job Type: Full-Time Employee
Base Pay: N/A
Education: Not Specified
Experience: Not Specified
Manages Others: Not Specified
Required Travel: Not Specified
Job ID: CAN_467463

For more than 60 years, Manpower has been dedicated to enriching people's lives with meaningful employment and development opportunities, and providing companies with innovative workforce solutions that help them increase agility, improve productivity and boost the bottom line.We started with a single office as a temporary staffing service - perhaps the first business of its kind.

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