Associate Director, Financial Operations

Accounting & Finance
Nova Scotia
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Associate Director, Financial Operations
Halifax, NS
Reference # HL-13592

Our client provides solutions in the global investment management industry. They are one of the largest banks in the world and provide their clients access to a range of leading solutions. With a diverse and dynamic network of offices across the globe, they provide challenging and rewarding careers. They offer continuous learning and development, collaborative teamwork environment, promotion of work-life integration, and exposure to a wide variety of work. Imagine an organization where you can grow professionally in a diverse and inclusive workplace that rewards your contribution. This is an organization that offers this.

We are looking for an Associate Director, Financial Operations, to join our client’s finance department in Halifax, NS. The role will oversee the financial close and reporting for their international entities along with leading their quarterly stakeholder reporting.

Key responsibilities, among others, will include:

  • Overseeing the full cycle accounting, financial close and reporting for business units. Other jurisdictions or business units may be assigned from time to time.
  • Completing month-end close activities, including posting journals, balance sheet reconciliations, and investigation into variances
  • Leading the related party management fees and inter-company reconciliation process
  • Responsible for preparing internal and external financial statements
  • Liaising with parent entity and stakeholder reporting
  • Responsible for monitoring regulatory financial indicators and preparing regulatory reports


  • CPA designation with a background in a public accounting firm or publicly traded company
  • Understanding of US GAAP and ability to prepare technical accounting memos
  • Strong level of proficiency in MS Office, specifically Excel (pivot tables, vlookup, sumif, etc.)
  • Excellent communication, research, problem solving, and time management skills
  • High level of accuracy, detail, efficiency, and accountability
  • Ability to adapt quickly to fast-paced environment and deadlines

Our client is an equal opportunity employer and offers its employees an extremely competitive and attractive compensation package. This is an excellent opportunity for a highly technical, senior accounting professional with the ability to adapt quickly to fast-paced environment and deadlines. If this sounds like you, apply now!

To express interest in this opportunity please apply online by clicking “Apply Now” below:
For more information contact Heather Labucki, Partner, or Sara Morey, Consultant, at or 902.424.1117

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