• Accounting Manager, Outsourcing

    Job Locations CA-ON-Guelph
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(7/8/2019 3:54 PM)
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Job Type
    Full Time
    Years of Experience
    Job Industry
    Accounting and Auditing Services, Business and Professional Services, Financial Services and Banking
  • Putting people first, every day

    BDO is a firm built on a foundation of positive relationships with our people and our clients. Each day, we rely on our professionals to provide exceptional service, and help our clients by providing advice and insight they can trust. In turn, we offer an environment that fosters a people-first culture with a high priority on your personal and professional growth.

    Your opportunity

    Our Guelph office is looking for a Accounting Manager to join the Outsourcing team and own the following responsibilities:

    • Provide technical and project management leadership to team members for bookkeeping related engagements
    • Thorough review of accounting and bookkeeping assignments to ensure quality standards and processes are met
    • Effective communication with clients, partners and staff to ensure all deadlines are met
    • Provide coaching and training to staff members on bookkeeping engagements
    • Prepare or add input towards performance evaluations for staff
    • Occasional travel to various BDO offices or client locations is maybe required

    How do we define success for your role?

    • You demonstrate BDO's core values through all aspect of your work: Integrity, Respect & Collaboration
    • You understand your client’s industry, challenges, and opportunities; client describe you as positive, professional, and delivering high quality work
    • You identify, recommend, & are focused on effective service delivery to your clients
    • You share in an inclusive & engaging work environment that develops, retains & attracts talent
    • You actively participate in the adoption of digital tools and strategies to drive an innovative workplace
    • You grow your expertise through learning & professional development.

    Your experience and education

    • A minimum of 5+ years of progressive, full-cycle accounting or bookkeeping experience (prior experience in public accounting is an asset)
    • Working knowledge of bookkeeping for multiple industries is required
    • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills in addition to well developed oral and written communication skills are a must
    • Proficiency with Microsoft Office, Sage, Quickbooks, Microsoft NAV or Dynamics365 or other bookkeeping software
    • Professional accounting designation not required but is considered an asset
    • Strong leadership abilities and experience managing a team is considered an asset

    Why BDO?

    Our firm is committed to providing an environment where you can be successful in the following ways:

    • Firm success - We enable you to engage with the firm's strategic plan, and be a key contributor to the success and growth of the firm.
    • Professional success - We help you be the best professional you can be in our services, industries and markets.
    • Personal success - Achieve your personal goals outside of the office and make an impact on your community.

    Giving back, it adds up: Where company meets community. BDO is actively involved in our communities by supporting local charity initiatives. We support staff with local and national events where you will be given the opportunity to contribute to your community.

    Total rewards that matter: We pay for performance with competitive total cash compensation that recognizes and rewards your contribution. We provide flexible benefits from day one, and flexible time off through vacation, personal, and volunteer days. We are committed to supporting your overall wellness beyond working hours, and provide reimbursement for wellness initiatives that fit your lifestyle.

    Everyone counts: We believe every employee should have the opportunity to participate and succeed. Through leadership by our Chief Inclusion and Diversity Officer, we are committed to a workplace culture of respect, inclusion, and diversity. We recognize and celebrate the valuable differences among each of us, including race, religious beliefs, physical or mental disabilities, age, place of origin, marital status, family status, gender or gender identity and sexual orientation. If you require accommodation to complete the application process, please contact us.

    Ready to make your mark at BDO? Click “Apply now” to send your up-to-date resume to one of our Talent Acquisition Specialists.

    To explore other opportunities at BDO, check out our careers page


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