MNP LLP

Senior Manager, Assurance and Accounting - Professionals

Position ID
2017-3367
Position Type
Full Time
CA-ON-Waterloo

DIFFERENT BY DESIGN

At MNP we pride ourselves on being different – it’s our entrepreneurial drive that sets us apart. It’s the same drive that’s helped us become Canada’s fastest growing national firm. We foster collaboration, value your ideas, promote based on talent, live balanced lifestyles and make time for FUN. We are one firm, one team, collaborating to support you wherever you want to take your career.

 

Join the momentum. We are seeking a Senior Manager for our growing Assurance and Accounting – Professionals team. Positioning professionals for success, MNP is a leading national accounting, tax, and business consulting firm to this diverse group that includes physicians, dentists, optometrists, pharmacists, veterinarians, and lawyers. Our Professional services team provides clients with the industry insight and support they need to effectively manage their practices and help them realize their goals.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

Performance Expectations

  • Deliver industry and technical expertise through client interactions, written reports, technical work, and the production of high quality deliverables
  • Lead client facing team members on assurance work including corporate year-end files and financial statements, compliance tax engagements, as well as tax and cash flow planning.
  • Correspond with clients and various government agencies to address client tax compliance issues
  • Monitor project timelines against targets, adjust where necessary; advise clients of project status and seek clarification on discrepancies where applicable
  • Manage the delivery of client services including planning, scheduling and coordinating engagements
  • Raise identified client issues that need to be addressed with engagement partners
  • Facilitate client relationships with MNP and teams to deliver client service excellenc
  • Develop a thorough understanding of MNP’s services, businesses and industry through experiential learning with clients
  • Identify and analyze client needs and provide clients with comprehensive solutions and advice
  • Meet with clients to review results and assist with tax planning
  • Raise awareness of MNP through involvement in networking events including client and company sponsored functions
  • Respond to inquiries from members of the business community and general public concerning opportunities to provide services
  • Establish referral networks consisting of key decision makers

  • Facilitate positive relations with clients and develop new client relationships
  • Liaise and correspond professionally with clients, colleagues and the firm leadership team
  • Mentor and coach team members towards professional and personal development
  • Ensure technical contributions from team are accurate and of high quality
  • Conduct formal, written annual performance reviews
  • Promote regular attendance, balanced lifestyle and high standard of team wellness

Credentials     

  • Possess a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation or equivalent
  • Minimum seven to eight years of relevant work experience in public accounting
  • Experience working with Professionals niche clients is considered an asset
  • Solid understanding of business, accounting, management and practice development principles

Core Competencies and Personal Characteristics

  • Integrity – professional whose honesty, integrity, confidentiality and high ethical standards contributes to effective leadership and optimal business relationships
  • Energy – displays enthusiasm, optimism and passion while maintaining a high level of productivity and a balanced lifestyle
  • Diversity – understands the importance of different backgrounds, perspectives and experiences and is respectful of individual differences
  • Communication – effectively expresses ideas and conveys information in business writing, conversations and interactions with others that make an impact and persuade their intended audience(s)
  • Client Service Excellence – understands the importance of quality client service, proactively identifies client needs and creates strategies to proficiently serve clients
  • Business Development – looks for and seizes profitable business opportunities while focusing on the ability to gain increased presence in the community
  • Forward Thinking - anticipates the implications of situations, takes appropriate action as needed and prepares for possible contingencies
  • Agility with Change – initiates, sponsors and implements change by taking a facilitative catalyst role
  • People Management & Leadership – goal-driven leader who effectively manages self, others and teams to achieve goals
  • Coaching – takes responsibility for one’s own and team members’ performance by setting clear goals and tracking progress against those goals, promptly addresses performance issues, is highly organized and uses personal judgement and decision making

TOTAL REWARDS

MNP encourages a balanced lifestyle and offers benefits that suit the way our team members work and play! In addition to a competitive salary, our total rewards package includes paid personal days, wellness program initiatives, health and dental benefits, a group pension plan with matching contribution, firm sponsored social events and professional development assistance.

 

MNP proudly serves and responds to the needs of our clients in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors. Through partner-led engagements, we provide a collaborative, cost-effective approach to doing business, with innovative strategies to help organizations succeed across the country and around the world.

 

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