Finance Team Lead
Energy+ Inc., delivers safe and reliable electricity to 67,000 residential and commercial customers in Cambridge, North Dumfries, the County of Brant, and areas around Brantford. The company’s Vision is to be the energy company most admired for its innovative people, reliable service, and outstanding performance. Energy+ received a Business of the Year Award (Over 50 Employees) from the Cambridge Chamber of Commerce, The Spirit of the Community Award from the United Way Waterloo Region Communities and is recognized as a Top Employer in Waterloo Area in 2020 and 2021.
Reporting to the Manager, Accounting, the Finance Team Lead will be an integral part of the finance team providing accurate and timely accounting and financial reporting and analysis. The Finance Team Lead is responsible for the accounting and reporting of transactions and the preparation and analysis of the financial statements for Energy+ Inc., as well as the Cambridge and North Dumfries Energy Plus Group of Companies (“Energy Plus”). The Finance Team Lead will assign, provide direction and training, allocate workload, and ensure the completion of all work activities for the Accounting Staff (i.e. Accounting Clerks and Intermediate Accountants). This role is required to maintain ongoing functional understanding of applicable accounting standards (International Financial Reporting Standards (“IFRS”) and regulatory accounting standards as prescribed by the Ontario Energy Board), to ensure the timely, and accurate reporting of financial information to key business stakeholders. This is a union position based on a 37.5-hour work week with progressions based on the IBEW – Energy+ Collective Agreement.
We are looking for an individual with attention to detail, and excellent written and oral communication skills. The position also requires strong time management and organizational skills, including ability to multi-task and meet deadlines with minimal supervision. You must be able to work independently and, in a team-oriented environment. Excellent interpersonal skills, with the demonstrated ability to engage and communicate effectively with both internal and external stakeholders. A CPA designation and post-secondary degree with emphasis in accounting, finance, or business administration is required. Minimum of 5 years related accounting experience, ideally in a regulated environment. Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel and proficiency in other Microsoft Office programs and experience and knowledge using Microsoft Dynamics GP financial software would be considered an asset.
We offer an excellent working environment, career path exploration and development opportunities, a comprehensive total rewards package, and opportunities to get involved with teams and charitable events that support and make a difference in our community. To become a member of our team, please forward your resume and cover letter by May 14, 2021 to email@example.com. When applying for the position, please quote “Finance Team Lead” in the subject line.
1500 Bishop Street, P. O. Box 1060,
Cambridge, Ontario N1R 5X6
or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Check us out at www.energyplus.ca
We appreciate the opportunity to review all resumes, however due to volume, only those under consideration will be contacted. We retain all resumes for a period of 12 months. In the event a similar position becomes available, your application may be considered.
Energy+ Inc.is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is AODA compliant.
April 22, 2021