Manager Accounting

With our continued growth, an exciting career opportunity is currently available at WFCU Credit Union for a:

MANAGER, ACCOUNTING

As a Manager, Accounting, you will have responsibility for completing accounting functions on behalf of the credit union.

In summary, the Manager, Accounting will:

  • Prepare financial statements.
  • Manage reporting including ensuring ledger and bank accounts are balanced.
  • Be responsible for ensuring proper controls are maintained.

As the successful candidate, you’ll have responsibility for:

  • Ensuring accuracy in data and reporting.
  • Ensuring compliance within established accounting standards and procedures to safeguard the credit union’s assets from misappropriation and recommend new or improved controls and efficiencies.
  • Leading day-to-day accounting functions including, but not limited to, Accounts Payable, Bank and ATM reconciliation, General Ledger, certificate investments, GL postings, subsidiary ledgers reconcilements, etc.
  • Assisting with monthly financial statements and reports.
  • Assisting with month-end and year-end processes.
  • Ensuring the Accounts Payable function remains current and disbursements are allocated to the correct account including proper authorization.
  • Ensuring daily balance share (loan and share) analysis and daily cash portion analysis are in balance.
  • Monitoring and analyzing financial accounting data and creating financial reports based on data analysis.
  • Preparing and filing all financial and regulatory reports on time as required for the credit union.
  • Adhering to tax laws and regulatory compliance to properly reflect the financial position of the credit union.
  • Reviewing and identifying the efficiency and cost-effectiveness of the credit union’s resources.
  • Regularly reviewing general ledger accounts to identify discrepancies or variances and provide resolutions or explanations.
  • Any other duties as assigned.

The “must-have” skills and qualifications that we’re looking for are:

  • The successful candidate must be certified as a Chartered Professional Accountant.
  • A minimum of three to five years of experience in an accounting or finance role.
  • Strong attention to detail, organizational, analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Expert proficiency using Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.
  • Scheduling flexibility including extended hours during certain periods.

If you feel you’re a great fit, let us know why!

We appreciate the interest of all applicants, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Applications may be sent to the attention of:

Elliott Duda Recruitment Lead – WFCU Credit Union
3000 Marentette Avenue, Windsor, Ontario N8X 4G2
careers@wfcu.ca

WFCU Credit Union will accommodate the needs of candidates with disabilities through our recruitment process as we are made aware of these requests. The accommodation will be based on the individual needs of the job candidate.

Working at WFCU Credit Union
For the fourth consecutive year, WFCU Credit Union has been certified as a Great Place to Work®, as well as repeatedly having been named one of the Best Workplaces in Canada™. Be part of a team committed to providing members with a high level of service while making the communities we serve the best places to live and work.

As an employee of WFCU Credit Union, you’ll have the opportunity to work in a positive, goal-driven, and professional environment. Experience our unmatched commitment to opportunities for professional and self-development, employee wellness, competitive compensation and a culture of celebration!

Our award-winning HR philosophy to “hire the best, treat them well, and see them stay” is a point of pride and a key factor in our employees’ success and WFCU Credit Union’s success. We seek the best and brightest professionals and provide them with ample opportunity for advancement. Our industry-leading compensation package includes comprehensive benefits and training programs plus a fantastic wellness program with several distinctive perks.

It’s an exciting time to join our team. To find out more, apply today!

About WFCU Credit Union
WFCU Credit Union is a leading, progressive financial organization headquartered in Southwestern Ontario. Proudly serving residents, community organizations, small businesses, commercial entities, and public institutions for over 80 years, WFCU Credit Union is the sixth-largest credit union in Ontario and 21st largest credit union in Canada.

With nine retail locations in Windsor-Essex as well as three retail locations in the Waterloo Region through ECU – A Division of WFCU Credit Union and one digital entity, Omnia Direct, we pride ourselves on serving the individual needs of over 62,000 members.