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Genesis is Newfoundland and Labrador’s pre-eminent innovation hub. Their mission is to create economic wealth for the province by developing and supporting technology entrepreneurs. Genesis is known for its flagship incubator program, Enterprise, which began 25 years ago. Since its inception, Genesis has expanded its programming to support start-ups from the ideation stage all the way to scaling their business. Genesis exists to help build amazing companies.

On behalf of our partner, we are seeking a Manager of Finance and Government Reporting to join the Finance Team in this key operational role.

Working at Genesis means being part of a high-growth, exciting and energy-infused culture. Within a supportive and flexible environment, you will be surrounded by the brightest and most entrepreneurial minds in our province and you will join them on their journey from day one.

Reporting to the VP, Finance and Special Projects and working with colleagues across the organization, the Manager of Finance and Government Reporting will be responsible for supporting the budgeting, accounting and reporting functions for Genesis.


·         Performing budget monitoring and preparing monthly/quarterly financial reports;

·         Tracking and ensuring allowable costs are charged to the appropriate division/project;

·         Working with colleagues to manage contractual requirements under funder agreements, coordinating with staff on reporting and preparing claims;

·         Managing the invoicing and accounts receivable function;

·         Maintaining the accounting systems (Quickbooks, Banner) and chart of accounts;

·         Supporting the royalty agreement program through the timely collection and analysis of client financial statements;

·         Supporting the year-end and audit processes;

·         Leading a small team of accounting staff; and

·         Other duties as assigned.

The ideal candidate should have strong organizational skills and be able to navigate a budget with multiple funders. The individual should be proactive and energetic, able to work in a fast-paced environment and has strong verbal and written communication skills. Completion of a degree in business administration (or similar) with two years’ relevant work experience is preferred. Holding or in the process of earning a CPA designation is considered an asset, but not required. Equivalencies will be considered.

Don’t meet every single requirement? Studies have shown that equity-deserving individuals are less likely to apply to jobs unless they meet every single qualification. They believe that diversity fosters innovation and Genesis is committed to employment equity and diversity. Our programming, policies and approach reflect the diverse needs of our clients, employees and stakeholders. They celebrate differences to create an environment where everyone belongs. So, if you’re excited about this role but your experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply.

Genesis provides a competitive total compensation package which includes flexible work schedules, three weeks’ vacation plus holidays, and an incentive program for qualifying staff. They believe in building leaders through intra-organizational opportunities for growth and professional development. It’s an exciting place to work where no two days are the same at Genesis. Onboarding and on-site training is provided.

For more information, contact Natalie Hand at 709.722.6925. If you require accommodation to participate in the recruitment process, please let us know.

Meridia Recruitment connects leading organizations with top talent by building strong relationships and creating ideal matches with candidates because we are only successful when you are. We appreciate your interest in this opportunity.

To learn more about Meridia Recruitment, our job opportunities, and career advice, we invite you to explore our website: www.meridiarecruitment.ca. For information on opportunities with our parent company, Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette, visit www.kbrs.ca.

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