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Finance Manager – Calgary, AB

by Executive Solutions  |  11.12.19 | 17:21

Our client located in the NE is looking for a leader to take on a critical position that acts as the Finance Manager.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Proactively manage and lead the accounting/finance department as a dominant business unit.
  • Project Manage the Dynamics upgrades and developments.
  • Review, document and revamp current processes.
  • Re-energize the department and instill a customer service focus.
  • “Re-establish” the department in the organization.
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with other senior and division managers.
  • Supervise, mentor and develop accounting and admin staff.
  • Communicate and enforce accounting policies and practices throughout the organization.
  • Act as an authority on the ERP system, constantly looking for an implementing improvements and upgrades.
  • Act as an authority on best business practices as they relate to accounting/finance.
  • Maintain and develop strong relationships with third parties (customer, vendors, external accountants, EIC staff, etc.).
  • Develop better reporting practices including analytics, KPI’s, etc.
  • Develop the EIC (majority shareholder) reporting system to meet all requirements.
  • Fully support President and COO in the accounting/finance function.
  • Regularly engage in professional development activities.
  • Ensure all deadlines are met; manage workload; PLAN.
  • Regularly review staff performance; set goals, encourage process improvement; provide support.
  • Ensure division administrators receive proper support and guidance (regular basis).
  • Stay on top of current business activities through regular communication with divisions.
  • Maintain a structured schedule for regular accounting processes.


  • CPA Designation.
  • Minimum 15 years experience.
  • Dynamics SL or GP experience.
  • High energy, driven, goal oriented.
  • Professional communicator with thick skin.
  • Leadership skills; able to run a team effectively.

If you believe this sounds like a role you would thrive in and you meet all of the qualifications listed above, send your resume to:

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