Manager, Accounting, North America in Toronto

at Spin Master Careers

Date Posted: 10/1/2018

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Job Description

Manager, Accounting, North America -- Toronto

Are you a kid at heart looking to build a career with a leading global children's entertainment company?

At Spin Master, our unwavering commitment to open mindedness, integrity and innovation is a great part of what has made us an industry leader. How do we stay ahead of the pack? By hiring the best and brightest minds—and that’s why we want you!

What’s it like to work here?

Spin Master is a fast-paced, hands-on organization that provides many great opportunities for impactful decision-making; though our challenging start-up atmosphere isn’t for everyone, we have a proven record of opportunities for future advancement and internal transfers for our passionate and results driven team.

The Job:

The Manager, Accounting North America is a key contributor to Spin Master’s operations in North America and the Spin Master Global Finance Team.  The position is responsible for the day to day accounting activities for the North American legal entities.

It is essential that the successful candidate have knowledge of IFRS, working in an environment with global financial operations and is willing to roll up his/her sleeves and get involved in many different facets of the finance function whilst at the same time communicating effectively with senior management globally.   Experience and competency with SAP is required.

What we can expect from you:

  • Supervising staff of three that are responsible for:
    • The day to day accounting, administrative and reporting requirements for all North American operations including all general accounting functions (for example bank reconciliations, fixed asset accounting, general accruals and all general ledger entries and reconciliations)
    • Timely preparation and analysis of monthly financial statements for North American (NA) operations
    • Intercompany reconciliations
    • Review and post journal entries
  • Balance sheet Reconciliations are completed as per corporate policy
  • Ensure key financial processes are documented and that key controls are identified and operation effectively
  • Completion of monthly Financial results per group financial reporting calendar
  • Internal and external audit support
  • Participate in projects as assigned

Job Requirements

Who’s a good fit for this team:

  • An organized individual who lives for the deadlines
  • Someone with exceptional attention to detail and a strong understanding of accounting standards
  • A great communicator with strong leadership skills

You should apply if you have the following:

  • 3 years of progressive leadership responsibilities and accounting experience within the manufacturing industry
  • CPA designation is required
  • Must have experiences with SAP

What you can expect from us:

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:

  • Integrity
  • Open Mindset
  • Innovation
  • Partnerships
  • Collaboration
  • Driving Results
  • Entrepreneurship

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We do appreciate all interest; however only those selected for interview will be contacted.