Accounting Supervisor


Oil and Gas

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North York

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Based on Experience

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Calgary, AB - (CAN) 734 7th Avenue Southwest Suite 240 AB Calgary , AB T2P 3P8 Phone : 403-269-6936

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Job Description

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

Please email your resume directly to or call 403.303.4533

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