Controller

  • Location: Ottawa, Ontario
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #4673

Job #4673 – As the Financial Controller of this robust organization, you will have the opportunity to work in a fast-paced and entrepreneurial environment with like-minded professionals! Your primary focus is to plan, implement, manage, and control all financial accounting and reporting activities. The selected incumbent will provide meaningful financial expertise across the organization and act as a trusted finance business partner. Reporting to the Managing Director, you will have full oversight of the finance function and will work closely with the leadership team and CFO of the parent company on various operational and strategic initiatives. Main responsibilities include:

  • Oversee the monthly financial close process and provide monthly consolidated statements
  • Provide accurate and timely information, as required, for the auditors of the majority shareholder
  • Direct and coordinate financial planning and budget management functions including analyzing and reporting on variances
  • Establish and maintain standardization of financial procedures and policies
  • Contribute to the strategic planning process including annual operating plans and cost management strategies, etc.
  • Coordinate financial audits and maintain relationships with banks
  • Demonstrate strong supervisory and leadership skills
  • Ad hoc projects as required

This is a terrific opportunity to work with a strong leadership team who will encourage you to step out of your comfort zone and grow professionally as you continue to take on increasing responsibility!
Qualifications
Mandatory:
The main qualifications for this role include:

  • Completed CPA designation
  • A minimum of 7-10 years of progressive work experience
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to explain the numbers in a clear and concise manner
  • Previous supervisory experience
  • High energy level and aptitude for problem solving
  • Strong Excel skills

Definite Assets:

  • Good knowledge of ASPE
  • Previous experience in the construction and/or real estate industry
  • Previous experience in a project environment – able to deal with different project managers
  • Track record of driving successful continuous improvement initiatives

Compensation Package:

  • $120,000 – $135,000 annual salary
  • Generous bonus
  • 4 weeks of vacation
  • Great benefits package
  • Free on-site parking

Location: Ottawa – South
Internal Job ID#: 4673 
Recruiter Name: Matt Stevenson
How to Apply:

  1. If you are already registered with us, please contact your Recruiter and quote Job #4673.
  2. With a resume, click the grey “Apply Now” button.
  3. Without a resume or have a question – Email us!

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