Accounting Supervisor

Accounting Supervisor


         the Energy Industry


Hydro One Sault Ste. Marie owns 15 transmission stations with approximately 560 km of 44-kV to 230-kV transmission lines in Canada that comprise an integral component of Ontario’s provincial transmission system that interconnects Northern and Southern areas of the province.

We are seeking a qualified, motivated individual to assume the following position in our operations in the Sault Ste. Marie service area.

POSITION:  Accounting Supervisor (2 year contract)

WORK LOCATION:  Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario

Under the general direction of the Controller or delegate, the Accounting Supervisor will have responsibility for applying accounting principles and procedures to analyze financial information, prepare accurate and timely financial reports and statements and enforce appropriate accounting control procedures. Key responsibilities of this role include the following: overseeing the day-to-day activities of the accounting team, compiling, analyzing and reviewing financial information in order to prepare financial statements; ensuring sound accounting practices and procedures are in place; managing an effective system of internal controls; ensuring all financial reporting deadlines are met; supporting treasury and taxation processes; audit planning preparation and support; special projects and/or financial support as required.

As a candidate for this position you must possess the following: a degree or diploma in Business, Commerce, Finance or Accounting; an accounting designation (CPA/CA/CMA/CGA); a minimum of 5 years’ experience - previous utilities and supervisory experience are an asset; experience in treasury and/or cash management; strong knowledge of IFRS; excellent communication skills, both verbal and written; strong interpersonal skills; analytical and problem solving skills, with the ability to manage multiple tasks and demands; strong computer skills, with advanced Excel skills; highly organized with a keen attention to detail; able to commit to an increased work volume on a periodic basis; excellent team player, with an ability to work well independently; and maintain a valid Class “G” drivers license.

This is a 24-month contract position.  To apply confidentially for this position, please send your resume by Friday September 8, 2017 to:

Hydro One Sault Ste. Marie LP

Attention:  HR – Ref. #1706

2 Sackville Road, Suite B

Sault Ste. Marie, ON    P6B 6J6



Hydro One Sault Ste. Marie is an enthusiastic equal opportunity employer.  We thank all candidates for applying.  Although we appreciate your interest, you will only be contacted if selected for an interview. 

Hydro One Sault Ste. Marie LP is committed to providing employment accommodation in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act.  If you require accommodation to apply or if selected to participate in an assessment process, please advise Human Resources.

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Job Title: Accounting Supervisor
Reference Number: Ref. #1706
Work Location: Sault Ste. Marie, ON

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