Finance Director

  • Location: Ottawa, Ontario
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #4653

Job #4653 – One of Ottawa’s most well-established and reputable high-tech companies is continuing to experience impressive growth and is now looking for a Finance Director to join their leadership team! Reporting to the CFO, you will be responsible for overseeing all day-to-day accounting operations and financial reporting requirements, in addition to driving the strategic financial planning and analysis for the organization. This is an exciting role that requires a versatile skillset, a strong business acumen, and good leadership skills. Main responsibilities include:

  • Oversee the preparation of accurate and timely financial reports for various stakeholders including CEO, board members and investors
  • Assist with budget and forecast preparation and ensure financial strategies align with long term goals
  • Lead the development and provision of commentary and analysis of financial management information such as P&L, cash forecasts, and other KPI’s
  • Lead and mentor a team of finance professionals, ensuring their continuous development
  • Oversee all aspects of financial governance ensuring they align with company policies
  • Mitigate financial risks by implementing appropriate controls and strategies
  • Oversee treasury and cash management functions to optimize liquidity and capital efficiency
  • Foster and maintain key partnerships with external stakeholders, including investors, banks, and auditors to ensure smooth financial operations

The main qualifications for this role include:

  • Completed CPA designation required
  • Previous experience operating at a senior finance level with a solid understanding of financial regulations and compliance
  • Strategic mindset with the ability to translate financial insights into actionable recommendations
  • High level of business acumen 
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Previous high-tech or professional services experience considered an asset

What’s the Bottom Line:

  • $140,000 – $175,000 salary range
  • Bonus structure
  • 4 weeks’ vacation
  • Excellent benefits plan
  • Competitive RRSP matching plan
  • Flexible/hybrid work model

Location: Ottawa
Internal Job ID#: 4653
Recruiter Name: Matt Stevenson
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