Accounting and Compliance Manager, Steel Centre Credit Union, Sydney, NS

Steel Centre Credit Union is a community based, full-service co-operative financial institution located in Sydney, NS with assets under administration of more than $110 Million serving approximately 4100 members across Cape Breton.  Focused on providing quality products and services to its membership and giving back to the community within which they operate, Steel Centre Credit Union is looking for an Accounting and Compliance Manager, who will be responsible for the development, implementation and maintenance of the credit union’s accounting system, and for leading the delivery of accounting and financial reporting as well as for performing a variety of functions related to compliance and risk management.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Managing the credit union’s accounting and financial reporting process as well as coordinating, implementing and maintaining the credit union’s accounting information systems
  • Generating and analyzing financial statements
  • Completing analysis and projections of cash flow, investment strategies as well as conducting cost analysis ratios and trend analysis in order to provide recommendations
  • Developing, implementing, and overseeing a variety of compliance and risk management programs ensuring compliance with credit union regulatory requirements and standards of sound business practices.

Qualifications and Experience:

As the ideal candidate for this position, you hold a CPA designation and have 5 years of post-graduate accounting experience.  You possess superior financial management, analytical and problem-solving skills with strong attention to details. You also have excellent verbal and written communication skills and possess a strong business acumen.

This full-time position offers a competitive benefits package and compensation commensurate with experience and qualifications.

If this sounds like you, tell us more by submitting your cover letter and resume to:

Steel Centre Credit Union
340 Prince St
Sydney NS B1P 5K9
Attention: Kevin Armstrong, Manager Operations
Email:  (MS Word format)

Applications close on September 2, 2016.

We wish to thank all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.