Reporting to the Director, Accounting, the Accounting Manager will be responsible for monitoring general accounting practices, budgeting, developing internal controls, and managing day-to-day accounting operations, including leading, motivating and retaining a team of high performing employees that can deliver the results required to support our continuous growth. The scope of this role includes, but is not limited to the following:

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Prepare appropriate general ledger entries and account reconciliations
• Maintain the accounting system and record financial transactions
• Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements in accordance with IFRS in a timely manner
• Organizes and controls month-end and year-end close processes and financial reporting activities
• Assist in year-end financial audits
• Assist with regulatory reporting, as applicable
• Research accounting issues for compliance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and/or IFRS
• Support the preparation of the monthly/periodic and year-end financial management reports comparing actuals against the approved budget, and explanation of related variance analysis
• Provide financial guidance and expertise to the management and the business units as required
• Develop, implement, and maintain company-wide accounting policies & procedures and regulatory requirements across functional lines
• Lead, motivate and retain an accounting team of high performing employees

JOB REQUIREMENTS:
• Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or relevant field; preference is given to those with a master’s degree
• Accounting designation (CPA) required
• Extensive knowledge of SOX compliance and internal controls
• Excellent computer skills including advanced excel; experience in various accounting and reporting software; Microsoft Office Suite
• 5+ years of corporate accounting experience
• 2-3 years in a supervisory/managerial capacity
• Extensive knowledge of IFRS and GAAP as well as managerial accounting
• Resolves complex accounting issues, self-motivated and customer-focused
• Experience working with QuickBooks would be an asset
• Time management, highly organized, detail-oriented, and follow-up skills
• Excellent communication skills (oral, written and presentation)
• Proven ability to work independently and collaboratively in a team environment and collaborate on projects

Send cover letters and resumes to Careers@ausa-corp.com.