Manager of Accounting

Who We Are

Frontiers North Adventures is a global leader in tourism for over 30 years. We share with our guests the beauty and wonder of Canada’s north by providing them expert-guided wildlife and nature tours. We work diligently to protect the fragile natural habitats, to benefit local communities and to preserve and celebrate the customs and traditions of the places we visit.

Our team consists of a dynamic group of professionals that work in the fields of Finance and Accounting, Marketing and Communication, Sales, Information Systems, Logistics, Equipment and Property Maintenance, Hotel and Restaurant Management. 

Role Overview

Our ideal candidate is a self-motivated team player who is passionate about conducting life and business in a sustainable manner.  As a number’s expert, your ability to decipher the story that financial data can tell - paired with your critical eye for the smallest of details – will make you an invaluable member of our team. As the Manager of Accounting, your role is key in collecting, analyzing, verifying and reporting financial information to monitor the health of our business. You will provide leadership and support to the Finance and Accounting team and act as an advisor and leader to other business units and a resource to suppliers and vendors. 

Your responsibilities include:

  • Recruit, develop and lead a team of qualified, professional and capable employees in the Finance and Accounting department
  • Effectively coach and develop staff to make good decisions and deliver high quality service to the business unit teams
  • Perform month end closing procedures and prepare full internal monthly financial reports for senior management
  • Analyze revenue and expenses
  • Prepare product pricing recommendations 
  • Prepare journal entries
  • Manage wire transfer and EFT payments
  • Prepare reconciliation of balance sheet accounts and journalize any adjustments
  • Prepare statutory returns and remittances
  • Oversee the payroll process and administer corporate health benefit program 
  • Ability to respond appropriately to accounting questions from team members, management, vendors and clients
  • Management of Corporate Credit card program
  • Liaise with external auditors
  • Office Administration functions
  • Special Projects

As the ideal candidate you have the following qualifications: 

  • Minimum 5 years of experience of progressive accounting experience with a portion of it being in a supervisory role
  • Working towards or have achieved a CPA designation 
  • Accounting diploma or Bachelor of Commerce degree; 
  • Strong computer skills (accounting software, excel and word)
  • Strong communication skills (both oral and written)
  • Strong time management and organizational skills
  • Strong critical thinking skills
  • Attention to detail 
  • The ability to work independently as well as collaboratively as part of a team.

Deadline to apply: May 22nd, 2020

This is a full-time, permanent position located in Winnipeg, Manitoba. We are a B Corp Certified TM that offers flexibility including work from home options and a competitive total compensation package.

If you want to work for a company that affects and inspires positive change in the lives of their guests, their employees, and the environments and communities in which they operate, please email your cover letter and resume to We thank everyone for their interest but only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. 

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1 800 663 9832
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1 204 949 2050