Manager, Cloud Accounting Services

Edmonton, Alberta
Early Career


At MNP we pride ourselves on being different – it’s our entrepreneurial drive that sets us apart. It’s the same drive that’s helped us become Canada’s fastest growing national firm. We foster collaboration, value your ideas, promote based on talent, live balanced lifestyles and make time for FUN. We are one firm, one team, collaborating to support you wherever you want to take your career.

Join the momentum. We are currently seeking a Manager to join our growing Cloud Accounting Services team. Driving business excellence, MNP is a leading national accounting, tax and business consulting firm in Canada. Our Cloud Accounting professionals are revolutionizing the professional services industry through the use of cutting-edge technology. Our innovative, cloud-based accounting software allows us to deliver a full suite of outsourced services to our clients, including accounts payable, accounts receivable, bookkeeping, financial reporting and payroll administration.


Performance Expectations

  • Supervise and lead a dynamic team to complete numerous bookkeeping and consulting engagements utilizing cloud accounting and related technologies 
  • Assess and onboard new clients, supervise projects and ensure proper completion of the progress 
  • Develop and maintain high proficiency with cloud accounting software and related applications, and provide support to clients and team members  
  • Recommend, implement and identify new ideas and approaches to improve work processes  
  • Build trusted advisor relationships by gaining in-depth understanding of their business objectives and needs 
  • Manage all accounting operations regarding full cycle cloud accounting engagements, including the reconciliation of GL accounts, bank reconciliations, prepaid expenses, accounts receivable, accounts payable, accrued liabilities, intercompany and point of sale (POS)/system uploads 
  • Oversee and monitor quality of cloud accounting engagements and resolve any technology issues 
  • Identify issues and errors, investigate discrepancies and discuss with engagement partners to develop resolutions 
  • Network and take a leadership role in the local professional and business community while increasing awareness of MNP and looking for new business development opportunities 
  • Develop, coach and train team members towards professional and personal development 
  • Manage and assess workload of cloud accounting bookkeepers ensuring that all procedures are carried out in an efficient and effective manner 


  • CPA designation is required 
  • Minimum of 3 years of accounting and bookkeeping related experience
  • 1 year industry accounting experience is prefered  
  • Aptitude for adopting new technology 
  • QBO and Xero Advanced Certification is preferred 
  • Strong project management skills 
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills  
  • Demonstrated leadership experience 
  • Extensive knowledge of trial balances, general ledger (GL) databases, financial statement close processes and accounting matters  
  • Advanced understanding of payroll, bookkeeping and record keeping practices 
  • Exceptional computer literacy including advanced skills in Microsoft Word and Excel  

Core Competencies and Personal Characteristics

  • Integrity – professional whose honesty, integrity, confidentiality and high ethical standards contributes to effective leadership and optimal business relationships
  • Communication – effectively expresses ideas and conveys information in business writing, conversations and interactions with others
  • Client Service Excellence – understands the importance of quality client service by being courteous, responding to client requests in a timely manner and monitoring satisfaction
  • Teamwork & Relationship Development – works collaboratively with team members in order to achieve a common goal and develops, maintains and strengthens relationships with others, both inside and outside the Firm
  • Flexibility – effectively manages multiple assignments, adapts to changing priorities and is able to work independently or as part of a team
  • Technical Expertise – demonstrates in-depth professional and technical knowledge when completing tasks
  • Willingness to Learn – enthusiastic and eager to meet challenges and assimilate new concepts
  • Initiative – highly motivated self-starter who takes initiative with minimal supervision
  • Accuracy – pays close attention to detail and ensures work and information are complete and thorough
  • Research & Analysis – questions inconsistencies in information and generates workable solutions by analyzing, gathering and organizing relevant information
  • Fostering Innovation – develops, sponsors, and/or supports the introduction of new and improved methods, products, procedures and technologies


More than a paycheque, MNP delivers. You’ll be empowered to share your ideas, take on new challenges and advance your career.

Join a diverse firm committed to maintaining its unique culture and fostering a balanced lifestyle. MNP offers benefits that allow you to thrive at work and outside the office! You can expect: generous paid time off including 4 personal days, firm sponsored FUN social events, a group pension plan with 4% matching contribution, client and team member referral bonuses, a wellness subsidy, health and dental benefits, work-life flexibility, exclusive access to a variety of perks and discounts, professional development assistance, learning opportunities through MNP University, a flexible dress for your day environment and more!


How to Apply