Basic Information

Ref number

Req_00054113

Last day to apply

10-Aug-2021

Primary Location

TELUS Harbour Toronto

Country

Canada

Description and Requirements

Responsibilities


Reporting to the Director, Finance & Accounting and working closely with the Chief Accounting Officer, the successful candidate will be responsible for the following:

  • Lead the monthly close process for the Canadian head office

  • Coordinate with the regional finance teams to facilitate a timely and efficient global close of the group, and review the monthly results submitted by each region

  • Collaborate with Finance and IT stakeholders on the governance of the chart of accounts on Workday financial system

  • Lead the reporting process to our controlling shareholder using the SAP system

  • Prepare and review the financial statements for various subsidiaries for the purpose of periodic legal entity Board meetings, annual audits, tax or other regulatory requirements

  • Monitor the progress of statutory financial statement preparation and audit worldwide through direct oversight or collaboration with regional finance teams

  • Manage the intercompany journal entries for non-operating activities such as financing charges arising from newly-acquired entities

  • Provide accounting support as needed in connection with the preparation of tax returns

  • Support the broader Finance and Accounting team on ad-hoc projects as directed 

Qualifications


  • At least 8 years of relevant experience

  • Experience in a global business environment required; public company experience preferred

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance

  • CPA, CA designation, in good standing

  • Excellent accounting and analytical abilities

  • Outstanding written and oral communication skills

  • High attention to detail and organized working style

  • Ability to work collaboratively across regional and departmental functions

Additional Job Description

TELUS International (TI) is seeking a Senior Manager for a newly-created role on our growing team.  The ideal candidate will have excellent accounting knowledge, comfortable with multi-national ERP system, is organized and detail-oriented, self-directed, and can prioritize multiple tasks with geographically-dispersed cross-functional stakeholders to meet competing deadlines.  The primary responsibilities for this role will focus on the monthly close process at the corporate office and statutory financial reporting in support of various compliance requirements, but the role is expected to evolve and grow over time.