New job at Domtar (via |

Accounting Supervisor

October 16 2020
Industries Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting
Categories Accounting, Finance, Financial Accounting, Management accounting, Trades, Technicians, Construction
Mississauga, ON


Ariva, a wholly owned and operated Domtar business, offers a spectrum of best-in-class solutions to help businesses communicate, collaborate and compete more effectively. Ariva builds on the rich heritage of the Domtar Distribution Group, Canada’s premier source for high quality paper, packaging and graphic supplies. But we’re much more than a paper distribution company.

Domtar is the largest integrated manufacturer and marketer of uncoated freesheet paper in North America and the second largest in the world based on production capacity. We believe sustainable operations are a crucial piece of our business strategy and another means of bettering our customer service and product offering. We play a major role in the communities in which our operations are located and are committed to being environmentally responsible. Ariva offers competitive compensation and benefits combined with several health and wellness programs.

Based out of our location in Mississauga, Ontario, we have an immediate temporary full-time opportunity available within the Finance department (this is a one-year maternity leave replacement).

Due to the current coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic, Ariva's commitment to safely and effectively meet the public health recommendations to prevent the spread of the virus in the workplace, has implemented temporary telecommuting arrangements for employees whose job duties are conducive to working from home where determined appropriate.

Accounting Supervisor – Mississauga, Ontario

The Accounting Supervisor is responsible for the General Ledger Accounting function and supports the day-to-day operations of the Accounting department. Responsibilities include preparing month end journal entries, accounts reconciliation, customer rebate payments, variance analysis, calculation of lease liability, maintaining fixed assets sub-ledger, weekly payroll review and completing all monthly, quarterly and annual reporting requirements. The Accounting Supervisor manages a team of two Accounts Payable staff and is responsible for ensuring that the Accounts Payable function is administered in a thorough, accurate and efficient manner. In addition, the Accounting Supervisor manages the Mailroom staff and her function. The position reports to the Director of Finance & IT.

Duties of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Accurate and timely monthly, quarterly and year end close
  • Reporting of all monthly financial information
  • Timely customer rebate settlements
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Manage Accounts Payable and Mailroom functions
  • Assist with budgets, audits, forecast and other
  • SAP FI/CO Team Lead

The Successful Incumbent will have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business or Accounting
  • Accounting designation CGA/CMA or active enrollment in CPA program
  • Five or more years of experience in Accounting and Finance
  • Strong analytical, problem solving and organizational skills
  • Able to work under pressure and within strict timelines, have sound judgment and show initiative
  • Dynamic attitude, demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills and work well in a team
  • Good knowledge of Excel is required and knowledge of SAP would be an asset

While we appreciate all the responses we receive, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Domtar Inc. subscribes to an equal employment opportunity program and invites women, visible minorities, aboriginals and disabled persons to submit an application.

Accommodation is available on request from candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Apply now!