Finance Manager

SHIPPAM & ASSOCIATES - Winnipeg, MB (30+ days ago)

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Are you a finance superstar looking for a great place to work? A place where you can use your enthusiasm in an entrepreneurial and uncharted way? A place where you can show off your abilities with numbers? Then think about us for this outstanding opportunity.

Why apply:

  • Great culture + engaged employees
  • Generous Salary
  • Benefits
  • Free Parking
  • Central location
  • Long standing / successful company


Born in 1978 from an expertise in building brands, we offer unique, quality promotional products, excellent service and customer-focused marketing. From our office in Winnipeg, Manitoba, we are your premier source for branding solutions! We present our Signature Collection, carefully selected promotional items that we refresh daily with the newest, hottest and trendiest products.

Our company was founded on a desire to provide an industry best service to our clients. Our service continues to set us apart from the competition because aside from being first rate, it is also personalized.

This job is located at our Head Office on Rte. 90 near the Airport

Job hours are Monday – Friday daytime.

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You are a finance professional who has an entrepreneurial spirit and who thrives on numbers.. If you are looking to break out of the status quo by joining a company where you will have the freedom to put your stamp on the organization …….. this may be the place for you.

Core Functions:

The Finance Manager is responsible to:

  • Manage the monthly financial statement preparation and month end close process.
  • Prepare and review of audit working papers and account reconciliations.
  • Prepare budgets and forecasts and perform variance analysis on differences.
  • Run payroll for the organization and reconcile commission on a monthly basis.
  • Supervise and assist a finance team and Administrative staff.
  • Ensure that internal controls are properly in place to safeguard company assets.
  • Other financial reports and projects as required by the ownership team.
  • Liaison with auditors to ensure annual reporting is carried out.
  • Prepare and Conduct Bi-yearly Inventory count.
  • File PST and GST return on a monthly and quarterly basis.
  • Be the right-hand person for the ownership team.


  • Must possess a minimum of 3 years Finance experience
  • Posses a post secondary degree or diploma in Business or Finance
  • Direct communication style
  • Entrepreneurial attitude
  • Results oriented
  • Outstanding English communication skills- ability to speak clearly and powerfully
  • Track record of success

Type of Person Who Will Succeed in this Role:

  • Directive personality – solves problems in decisive manner
  • Positive and Outgoing – interacts in a socially engaging manner
  • Sense of urgency – with a high tolerance for ambiguity
  • Diligent follow-up
  • Drive for bottom line results

Next Steps: If you think this position may have potential for you, then send us your resume and cover letter. In your cover letter, please (briefly) outline the following 3 items (in 3 separate numbered paragraphs please)

  • Relevant qualifications
  • Why you are interested in the role
  • Your desired remuneration (ballpark)

If you do not include a cover letter - your resume will likely not be considered

We would like to thank all applicants in advance for their interest in us.

We encourage applications from all qualified individuals and believe strongly in diversity.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Financial Reporting: 3 years (Required)


  • Bachelor's Degree (Required)