• Location: Ottawa, Ontario
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #4119

Job #4119 – A dynamic team in a very exciting start-up environment is seeking a Controller to join them! The ideal candidate is a highly capable individual with a positive attitude and a strong accounting skillset. This position will be suited to a high energy person who is able to wear multiple hats and who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment where there are constant challenges and lots of opportunities for you to use your initiative. As the only accounting employee and reporting to the founders, the main responsibilities include:

  • Oversee all accounting duties, from full cycle data entry, AP, AR and bank reconciliations to analysis and preparation of consolidated financial statements
  • Manage cashflow, bank accounts, credit cards and loans
  • Process payroll
  • Ensure regulatory compliance, coordinate year end audit papers, remit HST and apply for government subsidies
  • Produce ad hoc modelling, marketing analysis and oversee lease management

This role is well suited to an individual who enjoys being part of a growing organization where you have to switch gears at a moments’ notice. The owners of this company have high expectations and require someone extremely competent, professional and deadline oriented. If you can rise to the occasion, please apply today!



The main qualifications for this role include:

  • Post-secondary education in accounting
  • 3 + years’ experience with full cycle accounting
  • Excellent interpersonal skills

If you have previous experience in a start-up environment, you will know that this type of company is ever-changing and evolving and requires someone flexible and able to adapt quickly.

What’s the Bottom Line:

  • $75,000 – $80,000 annual salary
  • Group insurance benefits
  • 3 weeks’ vacation
  • Potential equity down the road!

Location: Ottawa – Remote

Internal Job ID#: 4119

Recruiter Name: Tracey Windsor

How to Apply:

  1. If you are already registered with us, please contact your Recruiter and quote Job #4119.
  2. With a resume, click the grey “Apply Now” button.
  3. Without a resume or have a question – Email us!

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Thank you for your interest! The recruiter responsible for this role will be in touch with those candidates whose skills and qualifications best match our client’s requirements. Please note that all candidates must be permitted to work in Canada to be considered.

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