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 currently seeking a Manager for our growing Assurance and Accounting team. Delivering quality in everything we do, MNP is a leading national accounting, tax and business consulting firm in Canada. Our Assurance and Accounting team is committed to providing meaningful and reliable financial information that ensures our clients are always well protected and positioned.
Lead multiple client facing engagement teams
Responsible for the completion of small audits, review engagements, compliance accounting and tax engagements, budgeting, internal controls, financial and accounting transactions
Deliver industry and technical expertise in core accounting and advisory services through client interactions, reports, technical work, management presentations and the creation of high quality deliverables
Manage project financials (budgets, WIPS, timely billing and collection and variance recognition)
Execute transactions through the provision of client services including planning, budgeting, scheduling and coordinating engagements
Review, investigate and correct discrepancies and irregularities in financial entries and reports
Contribute to the preparation and delivery of competitive proposals to meet client needs
Develop a thorough understanding of MNP’s services, businesses and industry
Collaborate with client engagement team prior to commencement of client work to discuss roles and responsibilities, risk areas, materiality and deadlines
Think strategically about client needs by understanding their business and key risks
Identify ways to maximize the relationship with clients and deliver added valu
Maintain high quality control by reviewing work done from other team members for accuracy and completeness; provide feedback to team members
Monitor project timelines against targets, adjust where necessary; advise clients of project status and seek clarification on discrepancies where applicable
Network and take a leadership role in the local professional, business, and community while raising awareness of MNP and looking for new business development opportunities
Leverage team appropriately to ensure proper documentation is prepared for the client and procedures relating to the file are followed accordingly
Contribute to the development of new ideas and approaches to improve work processes
Liaise and correspond professionally with clients, colleagues and the firm leadership team
Develop, coach, and train team members towards professional and personal development
Conduct formal, written annual performance reviews
Promote regular attendance, balanced lifestyle and high standard of team wellness
Completion of a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation
Minimum four (4) to five (5) years of relevant work experience in public accounting
Extensive knowledge of and experience working with Canadian accounting standards for private enterprises
Experience in the design of engagement procedures based upon different client situations
Solid understanding of business, accounting, management and practice development principles
Experience working with accounting and tax software such as Caseware, Taxprep, Quickbooks and Simply Accounting
Strong computer literacy including effective working skills of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Some travel may be required
Core Competencies and Personal Characteristics
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 MyRewards@MNP 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.