CDIC has an immediate opening for a Manager, Finance.

The Manager, Finance (“Manager”) is responsible for the management of the Corporation’s accounting operations including accounts payable, payroll, and back-office treasury functions. In addition, the Manager is responsible for quarterly reporting and the year-end financial statement preparation, including the financial audit process.

Specific accountabilities

  • Managing the accounting and financial reporting operations for the Corporation, including recommending and implementing changes to accounting policies and procedures as well as internal controls for the Corporation;
  • Managing processes around the Corporation’s payroll, commitment control, treasury back-office, and other accounting and tax matters;
  • Managing the preparation of internal financial reports and analyses as required. Liaising with representatives from the Office of the Auditor General (OAG) in conjunction with financial audits or reviews. 
  • Providing technical advice to the Controller with respect to new or emerging accounting issues, as well as any financial risks;
  • Managing the Corporation’s cash flow analyses and estate monitoring activities.


  • University degree in a related field and a professional accounting designation (e.g. CA, CGA, CMA);
  • A minimum of five years of experience in the field of accounting and financial operations;
  • Experience in treasury back-office services;
  • Broad knowledge of financial management theories and principles, and International Financial Reporting Standards;
  • Demonstrated strong analytical and supervisory skills;
  • Ability to work under pressure and deliver within tight deadlines;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills are essential;
  • Bilingualism would be an asset.

If you are interested in joining a dynamic and growing team that contributes to the stability of Canada’s financial system and meet the required qualifications we invite you to forward your résumé and covering letter describing how you could contribute to our organization by April 23, 2014 at Please quote competition #1020.

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