Finance & HR Manager – Publishing Industry

Our client, a publisher of learning materials, is seeking a Finance & HR Manager to be responsible for the Canadian and US Financial operations and to handle the HR and Administrative functions of the office.



  • Prepare timely & quality monthly Financial and Management reporting and HR reports to headquarter/regional headquarter
  • Responsible for cash flow management
  • Set up relevant Standard Operation Procedures and maintain internal control requirements
  • Responsible for annual filing requirements, liaising with relevant parties to fulfill all statutory/ audit/accounting/tax/legal (such as insurance, trademarks etc.) requirements
  • Act as business partner with General Manager, providing recommendations to the management in Finance’s perspective on existing as well as new business ventures.
  • Formulate and implement HR and Administration policies and procedures to ensure compliance with local employment standards
  • Oversee payroll and benefits administration
  • Update and maintain staff personnel files
  • Manage the recruitment and selection process from drafting job ads, job posting, applicant screening and reference checking to preparing the employment contract.
  • Administer annual performance appraisal
  • Handle ad hoc assignments as requested by the Management



  • Degree in Accountancy or above with recognized professional qualifications
  • 10+ years relevant accounting and/or auditing experience
  • Experience in publishing industry is a plus
  • Good organizational and analytical skills
  • Mature, practical with good business sense, and proven attitude on job commitment
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills and ability to work under pressure
  • Proficiency in Excel and Word


Application Instructions: 

To apply, please send a resume to Shannon Terpstra at [email protected].


Summit Search Group is a fair and equitable search firm. We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process.

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Toronto, ON


Competitive compensation package + benefits


Categories:    Human Resources    Accounting and Finance   

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Finance & HR Manager – Publishing Industry

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