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Accounting Manager
Job Posting Category: Experienced Professionals (1+ years)
Career Level: Manager
Industry: Packaged Goods
Job Category: Financial ,Accounting
Years Experience: 4-6 Years
Job Type: Full-time
Posting Date: September 10, 2020
Job Location:

Markham, ON
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Job Description


At Hamilton Beach Brands Canada, Inc., a leading designer, marketer and distributor of small household and commercial appliances, our culture is one of hard work, ethical behavior and team work. We roll up our sleeves and work hard to create products that have been pleasing customers for over 100 years. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package; we offer health, dental and vision insurances, along with a lucrative Pension Plan, paid vacation, a paid charitable day off to share your talents with the non-profit of your choice, “summer hours” which is a great opportunity for long weekends all summer long, a quarterly subsidy to help cover the costs associated with staying fit, standing desks, the ability to purchase our products at a discounted cost, an annual Employee Appreciation day, a holiday party, a casual dress code and flexible hours just to name a few of the benefits of working for this dynamic company.

Hamilton Beach Brands Canada, Inc., is looking for qualified candidates for an Accounting Manager opportunity located at our Markham Head Office. The Accounting Manager position will have direct responsibility for the general accounting functions in Canada and will be a part of a collaborative team that support one of the leading companies in our industry.


  • 5+ years general Accounting Experience in public or related settings
  • B.A/B.S Degree in Accounting preferred or equivalent Business based degree.
  • CPA Designation required.
  • Detail oriented, and has experience preparing Financial Reports, General Ledger Account reconciliations, quarterly analyses, and Plan/STF Balance sheet account forecasts.
  • Must be proficient with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, & Internet).
  • Experience with AS 400, COGNOS BI, strongly recommended. Epicor is an Asset.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, are essential for this position.
  • Must be a highly detailed, strong analytical skills, organized self-starter and able to work with little supervision and minimal clerical support. This position reports to the Finance Controller located in Markham, Ontario.
  • Minimum 3+ years’ experience of managerial/supervisor experience, this position has 1 direct report
  • Must be able to work in a collaborative office environment and systematic approach and focus on problem solving.


  • Oversee and monitor day-to-day accounting operations and process month and year end process.
  • Ensure compliance with the financial procedures of the organization and taxation.
  • Prepare monthly and quarterly journal entries and assist in the closing process and financial statement preparation.
  • Review financial processes for cost and efficiency improvements.
  • Work with the Financial Reporting team and auditors in the implementation of newly issued accounting standards and requirements.
  • Prepare monthly general ledger account reconciliations, journal preparation, analysis, and Plan/STF balance sheet account forecasts.
  • Annual & Quarterly budget preparation
  • Supervisions of Accounts Payable function
  • Control Documentation & Review
  • Prepare annual audit working papers and work with the internal & external auditors
  • Other opportunities for special projects and growth.

Our employees enjoy working in a tobacco-free and drug-free environment. Hamilton Beach Brands, Inc. is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. Should you require additional accommodation during the recruitment process please advise recruiter.

Although Hamilton Beach Brands Canada, Inc. appreciates your interest in working with us, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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