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Senior Manager

Technical Accounting

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501-1,000 employees

Low Earth Orbit satellite broadband network



Ottawa, ON, Canada

Financial Accounting
Financial Analysis
Management Accounting
Required Skills
Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A)
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field; CPA designation required.
  • Minimum of 8-10 years of relevant experience in technical accounting, with at least 5 years in a public accounting firm.
  • Extensive knowledge of IFRS, with the ability to apply complex accounting principles to real-world scenarios.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to interpret and communicate technical accounting issues effectively.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to prepare clear and concise technical accounting documentation.
  • Demonstrated leadership and team management abilities, with a track record of mentoring and developing accounting professionals.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Excel, and experience with financial reporting software.
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple priorities and deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Lead the research, evaluation, and implementation of new accounting standards and pronouncements under IFRS.
  • Provide technical accounting guidance and support for complex transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, revenue recognition, leasing, and financial instruments.
  • Prepare and review technical accounting memoranda and position papers to support accounting conclusions and ensure compliance with relevant standards.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including finance, legal, and operations, to ensure accurate and timely financial reporting.
  • Develop and maintain accounting policies and procedures to ensure consistency and compliance across the organization.
  • Support the preparation and review of quarterly and annual financial statements, including footnote disclosures and MD&A.
  • Interface with external auditors and regulatory agencies to address technical accounting issues and ensure successful audits and reviews.
  • Provide training and mentoring to finance team members on technical accounting topics and emerging issues.
  • Stay abreast of industry developments, regulatory changes, and best practices in technical accounting.

As leaders in satellite technology, Telesat offers a dynamic work environment perfect for those passionate about advancing global communications. Their commitment to providing high-capacity and secure broadband connectivity using cutting-edge Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellites places them at the forefront of the industry. This dedication not only to innovation but also to delivering ultra-low latency and fiber-like speeds, positions Telesat as an excellent workplace for pioneering professionals in satellite technology.

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Ottawa, Canada



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth