Sr Accounting Manager

Executive Solutions Ltd. - Calgary, AB, Canada

Are you looking to join a niche market working with a thought leader who is passionate about the industry they serve? Our client is a relatively young business with leaders who have identified a need within the restaurant industry and are knocking it out of the park!

Due to some significant growth our client is looking to add a Senior Accounting Manger to their team. You will join a group of driven, fun-loving co-workers who strive to positively impact their clients’ business by providing timely and accurate accounting reporting so they can focus on the other aspects of making their businesses profitable.

 Core Competencies:

  • Leadership: Mentor, train, and coach a team. Able and willing to share and receive information
  • Communication: Expressing ideas effectively, organizing and delivering information appropriately while listening actively
  • Decision Making: uses sound judgment to make decisions based on information gathered and analyzed
  • Proactive Planning: Plans and organizes tasks and work responsibilities to achieve objectives. Sets priorities, schedules activities and allocates resources appropriately
  • Integrity: Shares complete information. Maintains confidentiality and adheres to organizational policies and procedures
  • Problem Solving: Analyzes problems by gathering and organizing all information. Identifies cause and effect relationships


  • Oversee duties and accountabilities of Senior Accountants
  • Mentor, motivate and coach team members towards professional and personal development by setting clear expectations, providing feedback and conducting performance reviews
  • Address sub-standard work or work that does not meet firm’s/client’s expectations
  • Develop a perspective on key industry trends and how they impact the firm and our clients
  • Manage a portfolio of restaurant clients while understanding the industry, key risks and ways to deliver added value; ensure clients’ needs are met and that relationships and accounts grow and develop
  • Prepare, and discuss, financial reports for clients
  • Ensure timely reporting and payment to all federal and provincial tax and regulatory authorities (i.e. CRA, AB Rev, WCB, PST and AGLC)
  • Exert care and control over assets and records; establish procedures for safeguarding, including security and computer backup
  • Coordinate with auditors and provide documentation as needed
  • Contribute to the preparation of strategic plans
  • Manage Cashflow and Cash Requirements and the oversight of Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable
  • Assist in maintaining policy and procedure documentation for complex financial and accounting issues
  • Liaise with management staff and advise them on cost management, cost control measures and the cost-effectiveness of their program areas


  • Bachelor's degree with a Major in Accounting
  • CPA designation an asset
  • 5+ years' working in accounting
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities

Posted On: Wednesday, October 19, 2022

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