Manager, Financial Reporting

Lethbridge College

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June 9, 2019
Lethbridge College, Alberta, Canada
Job Type
Annual Salary
80K - 100K
Hours per Week
Closing Date


Lethbridge College’s high functioning finance department is currently searching for a Manager, Financial Reporting to join the team. Reporting to the Director, Financial Services and working closely with the CFO, the successful candidate will be responsible for financial planning, projections, account reconciliation and profit and loss reporting. The Manager, Financial Reporting will ensure that a professional and efficient financial management service is delivered to all cost centres of the college. The candidate will be an excellent leader and will have experience in managing staff. If you have a strong background in corporate financial management, we want to hear from you. There is potentially significant scope for growth available to the successful incumbent. This supports the college’s People and Development Strategy regarding succession planning.

Knowledge and Skills

• Strong knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles and public sector accounting standards
• Strong knowledge of business processes and internal controls
• Advanced knowledge of financial reporting
• Impeccable analytical skills
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills and presentation skills
• Highly developed people skills
• Initiative
• Ability to work independently
• Strong sense of ownership of job

Duties and Responsibilities

• Preparation of monthly financial statements and MD&A

• Coordinate and prepare the draft annual financial statements in preparation for the year-end audit

• Develop annual financial budgets and forecasts for the college

• Conduct analysis of financial risks and benefits on college initiatives

• Track costs and related funding for specific capital projects

• Prepare ad hoc reports as required

• Compliance with various government reporting requirements

• Ensure the college’s financial reporting complies with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and Public-Sector Accounting Standards

• Supervision of financial reporting team

• Provide guidance and direction to finance staff to ensure accurate financial reporting


• Chartered Professional Accountant
• 8+ years’ financial management experience (big four experience considered an asset)

How to Apply

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