Financial Accounting Manager
FYidoctors
Delta, BC
FYidoctors - Delta - Home Office is currently recruiting for a Financial Accounting Manager for a 9-month contract at our Manufacturing location located in Delta, BC.

OVERVIEW

It is an exciting and transformational time at our Company; we are seeking someone to join our Accounting and Finance team on a temporary basis to oversee the day-to-day operations of our Returns, Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable teams, while we undertake an ERP systems implementation.

FYidoctors (www.fyidoctors.com), Canada’s fastest growing eye care provider, is a young and exciting entrepreneurial company. What started as a small group of 30 optometrists has grown to over 450 optometrists and over 240 locations in only eleven years! Our model is unique. We believe in progressive lens technology and manufacturing (at our own manufacturing facility right here in Canada), investing in the most current diagnostic equipment, and a consultative culture led by some of Canada’s most respected and reputable optometrists. We believe our success comes from our passionate people, and we require energetic and enthusiastic leaders to join this dynamic team.

OUR CULTURE

You will be joining a fantastic Company unlike any other in the Lower Mainland – one that brings together Health Care, Retail and Manufacturing. Day to day we enhance people’s lives by helping them see and that is what we love the most about our Company. A close second however is our Delta Home Office Team - committed to delivering the best possible service to our clinics and business partners located across the country.

MAJOR ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Manage the day-to-day operations of the accounting team.
Build an inspiring team environment with an open communication culture.
Focus on developing and training junior team members: provide effective on-the-job coaching and deliver clear, motivating and constructive feedback in a timely manner.
Collaborate and partner with our lab management team to communicate financial information.
Build strong working relationships with the accounting leadership team who are working on the ERP implementation, to support them and act as an extension to the team.
Assist in the preparation of the monthly reporting packages, trend analysis and management reports.
Responsible for a variety of period-end closing procedures including, preparing or approving manual journal entries, ensuring completeness and integrity of G/L data, preparation and analysis of account reconciliations, and review of working papers.
Maintain, improve and update existing policies and procedures and their associated SOP’s (standard operating procedures) as needed for areas of responsibility.
Assist in the completion of special projects and/or adhoc projects throughout the business, as required.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:
Minimum of 8 years of progressive accounting experience is required with a minimum of 4 years in a leadership role; experience in contract roles is an asset.
A Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting and a professional accounting designation (CA, CGA, CMA or CPA).
Excellent coaching and personnel development skills; excellent team building and management capabilities.
Thrives in high-volume, fast-paced environment with tight deadlines.
Positive attitude and a desire for continuous improvement for self and the organization.
Able to set clear goals, establish accountabilities, and create a motivating and positive work environment.
Experience in the manufacturing industry and inventory management is an asset.

What you bring:
If you have a CPA designation with management experience and a minimum of 8 years of progressive experience in accounting, who is passionate about mentoring and coaching a team while working in a fast-paced environment, apply and send us your resume. All candidate applications are treated with full confidentiality.

What we bring:
Competitive compensation package
Comprehensive rewards package
Rapid and continued growth, ensuring a constantly challenging and rewarding environment
A workplace culture where collaboration is fostered
Ongoing training and development opportunities

How to Apply

All applications will be sent to the attention of the hiring contact Sarah Warmerdam, Assistant Controller.

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We thank all candidates for their interest. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. We politely request no telephone calls please.