Junior Accountant in Toronto

at Spin Master Careers

Date Posted: 2/12/2018

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Job Description

Job Title:             Junior Accountant

Reporting to:      Sr. Finance Manager, NA Accounting

Location:             Toronto, ON


About Spin Master

Spin Master (TSX:TOY; www.spinmaster.com) is a leading global children's entertainment company that creates, designs, manufactures, licenses and markets a diversified portfolio of innovative toys, games, products and entertainment properties. We are best known for award-winning brands including Zoomer®, Bakugan®, Meccano®, and 2017 Toys of the Year Hatchimals®, Air Hogs® and PAW Patrol®. Since 2000, we have received 83 TIA Toy of The Year (TOTY) nominations with 25 wins across a variety of product categories, including 13 TOTY nominations for Innovative Toy of the Year, more than any of our competitors. To date, we have produced six television series, including 2007 success Bakugan Battle Brawlers and our current hit PAW Patrol, which is broadcast in over 160 countries and territories globally. Spin Master employs over 1,500 people globally with offices in Canada, United States, Mexico, France, Italy, United Kingdom, Slovakia, Poland, Germany, Sweden, the Netherlands, China, Hong Kong, Japan, Vietnam and Australia. Our mission is to Make Life More Fun with a vision to push the boundaries of innovation, creativity, and fun. From top leadership to new and veteran team members alike, everyone at Spin Master embodies our Core Values:

  • Creating innovative fun stuff
  • Ideas: no matter where they come from
  • Integrity always, no foolin’
  • Partnerships: being successful together
  • Entrepreneurial spirit
  • People having fun working and growing together
  • Driving results


Job Overview: 

This position will report to the Senior Manager – Accounting and be responsible for reporting accurate financial results for our NA business units as well as maintaining accurate accounting records.


Job Responsibilities: 

  • Performs bank reconciliation for 20 North American entities including Toca Boca business on weekly/monthly basis
  • Prepare Bank recon reconciliation binder 
  • Responsible for prepaid expenses
  • Responsible for Payroll and euro card transactions for Toca Boca business
  • Responsible for recording royalty income along with preparing monthly royalty schedule for financial reporting purposes
  • Prepare quarterly FS Notes 21 - current assets/labilities by currency type
  • Support quarterly review and year end audit
  • Complete additional ad-hoc duties as required

Job Requirements


  • Minimum of 2+ years of accounting experiences from a public trading company
  • A CPA designation or progressive experience with a CPA designation
  • Experience with SAP is an asset
  • Strong Excel skills required
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to effectively prioritize
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • Strong work ethics and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment


If you were interested in being a part of Spin Master, please send us your applications to jobs@spinmaster.com.


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