Job title: Assurance Manager
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Professional Services
Expertise: Accounting & Finance
Location: North York, ON
Job published: 2022-02-21
Job ID: 58465

Job Description

The Client:

Our client is a public accounting firm in GTA that takes prides in its unique, diverse and collaborative corporate culture. Our client is looking for an Assurance Manager with a minimum of 5 years of public accounting and leadership experience to join their team to work directly with Partners to provide accounting and tax support.

What you will achieve in this role:

  • Review assurance and compilation files before the final Partner review including but not limited to: working papers, financial statements, schedules and tax returns
  • Lead multiple engagements and oversee files for assigned clients
  • Plan, direct and review audit engagements with the Partner overseeing the client
  • Delegate as appropriate, sections of file to staff members ensuring that the file is moving as per
  • Address client issues, using your technical and accounting knowledge to offer up solutions
  • Mentor and coach staff through knowledge transfer, assignment of files and one-on-ones
  • Maintain proficiency and current knowledge of standards – accounting, assurance, internal

What you must bring to this role:

  • At least 5 years experience within audit & accounting in a public accounting firm with supervisory functions
  •  A CPA designation
  • Strong demonstrated accounting and tax knowledge
  • An understanding of Canadian auditing standards
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal). You will need to be comfortable communicating with stakeholders at various levels
  • Proven leadership and mentorship experience
  • Ability to multi-task effectively without losing sight of deadlines

Only those who are qualified will be contacted