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Senior Manager, Finance

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Senior Manager of Finance to join a prestigious law firm based in Toronto. This role offers the chance to oversee the financial operations of a well-established firm with a rich history and strong commitment to client service.

What you'll do:

  • Direct the planning and execution of the firm’s accounting function ensuring accurate and timely processes
  • Develop, manage and lead the firm's annual budget process in collaboration with department heads and senior management
  • Conduct regular forecasting and variance analysis to ensure financial goals are met
  • Provide first class finance team support for partners ensuring effective billing and collections cycle
  • Prepare timely, accurate monthly financial reports and analysis for senior management
  • Conduct financial modeling and analysis to support strategic initiatives and business decisions
  • Provide financial guidance and support to partners, including profitability analysis and partner compensation
  • Foster a culture of financial accountability and transparency within the firm

What you bring:

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, or related field; CPA preferred
  • Minimum of 7-10 years of experience in financial management, preferably in a law firm or professional services environment
  • Strong understanding of law firm accounting practices, including billing, collections, and partner compensation
  • Sensitive to the unique culture and characteristics of a partnership-run business
  • Ability to effectively lead, persuade and manage multiple stakeholders to complete large-scale initiatives
  • Ability to build strong relationships at all levels within an organization demonstrating ability to work collaboratively

What's next:

If you're ready to take your career to the next level within a supportive and collaborative environment, don't hesitate!

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Finance & Operations

Focus: Accounting & Finance

Industry: Legal

Salary: CAD140,000 - CAD170,000 per year

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: Senior Management

Location: Toronto, Ontario

Job Reference: ZYVITU-14BFFF48

Date posted: May 21, 2024

Consultant: Katie McCormack

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