Senior Accountant

Greater Sudbury Utilities Inc.
Sudbury, Ontario
Posted On: March 11, 2019
Last Day to Apply: March 22, 2019


has an opening for the following position


Senior Accountant


Reporting to the Supervisor of Accounting or the Supervisor of Regulatory, the successful candidate will be responsible for: 

  • ensuring that all general ledger transactions are accurately accounted for on a timely basis and conform to relevant standards (IFRS, OEB Handbook, etc)
  • identifying business intelligence, reporting, and data analysis needs
  • ensuring that system, policies and procedures are working as designed and enhanced when appropriate;

The successful candidate will: 

  • Possess a University degree in Commerce, or equivalent, with a recognized Accounting Designation (CPA)
  • Have a minimum of five years’ experience, including audit experience
  • Be technology-savvy and eager to develop proficiency in tools such as PowerBI and PowerQuery / PowerPivot for Excel
  • Possess in-depth understanding of the business environment and an interest in going beyond the obvious, delving into the source, definition, and foundational roots of a data element in order to create information
  • Work closely with stakeholders and IT teams to turn data into critical information and knowledge that can be used to make sound business decisions
  • Exercise interpersonal skills in providing guidance to peer associates
  • Have extensive knowledge of accounting practices and procedures, internal control systems, advanced accounting systems and generally accepted accounting principles.

Interested applicants are invited to submit a detailed resume until Friday, March 22, 2019 no later than 4:30 p.m., in confidence to:

Human Resources

Greater Sudbury Utilities

P.O. Box 250

Sudbury, ON P3E 4P1


We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization; however, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. If you are selected to participate in the recruitment process for the position to which you have applied and require a disability-related accommodation, please notify the Human Resources Department.

March 11, 2019



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