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Manager, Assurance and Accounting – Public Companies

Job Description

  • Lead multiple client facing engagement teams
  • Responsible for the completion of public company audit and assurance engagements
  • Deliver industry and technical expertise in audit and assurance through client interactions, reports, technical work, management presentations and the creation of high quality deliverables
  • Manage project financials (budgets, WIPS, timely billing and collection and variance recognition)
  • Execute transactions through the provision of client services including planning, budgeting, scheduling and coordinating engagements
  • Review, investigate and correct discrepancies and irregularities in financial entries and reports
  • Contribute to the preparation and delivery of competitive proposals to meet client needs
  • Develop a thorough understanding of MNP’s services, businesses and industry through experiential learning with clients
  • Collaborate with client engagement team prior to commencement of client work to discuss roles and responsibilities, risk areas, materiality and deadlines
  • Think strategically about client needs by understanding their business and key risks
  • Identify ways to maximize the relationship with clients and deliver added value
  • Maintain high quality control by reviewing work done from other team members for accuracy and completeness; provide feedback to team members
  • Monitor project timelines against targets, adjust where necessary; advise clients of project status and seek clarification on discrepancies where applicable
  • Network and take a leadership role in the local professional, business, and community while raising awareness of MNP and looking for new business development opportunities
  • Leverage team appropriately to ensure proper documentation is prepared for the client and procedures relating to the file are followed accordingly
  • Contribute to the development of new ideas and approaches to improve work processes while effectively using MNP internal programs and systems
  • Liaise and correspond professionally with clients, colleagues and the firm leadership team
  • Develop, coach, and train team members towards professional and personal development
  • Conduct formal, written annual performance reviews
  • Promote regular attendance, balanced lifestyle and high standard of team wellness
  • Attend internal MNP courses to further develop accounting and assurance knowledge

Benefits

MNP is the leading player in the emerging technologies such as Fintech and Blockchain Companies, as well as Cannabis businesses. If you want to further develop your expertise in these areas, we are confident in the opportunities.

MNP encourages a balanced lifestyle and offers benefits that suit the way our team members work and play! In addition to a competitive salary, our total rewards package includes paid personal days, wellness program initiatives, health and dental benefits, a group pension plan with matching contribution, firm sponsored social events and professional development assistance.

MNP proudly serves and responds to the needs of our clients in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors. Through partner-led engagements, we provide a collaborative, cost-effective approach to doing business, with innovative strategies to help organizations succeed across the country and around the world.

Job Requirements

  1. Completion of a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation
  2. Minimum four (4) to five (5) years of relevant work experience in public accounting
  3. Extensive knowledge of and experience working with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
  4. Knowledge of Public Sector Accounting Standards (PSAS), and Accounting Standards for Not-For Profit Organizations (ASNPO) would be considered an asset
  5. Understanding of Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) experience is preferred
  6. Experience in the design of engagement procedures based on risk and materiality
  7. Solid understanding of business, accounting, management and practice development principles
  8. Experience working with accounting and tax software such as Caseware, Profile, Quickbooks and Simply Accounting
  9. Strong computer literacy including effective working skills of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  10. Some travel may be required

How To Apply

Please send your resume to [email protected]p.ca for direct referral.

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