Assistant Controller

Permanent job offered at Montreal

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  • Supervision of accounts payable processing
  • Supervision of 2 accounting technicians
  • Preparation of payroll
  • Support to financial controller for month and year ends
  • Preparation of T4s


Our client, a small to medium-sized entertainment company with exciting projects, is looking for an Assistant Controller. You'll report directly to a friendly, honest and passionate manager. He's an advocate of innovation, and likes to hear about new ideas. As well as having magnificent offices, the company is growing and leaving room for evolution. You'll be working in an innovative company that encourages new ideas. 


As an Assistant Controller, you'll be responsible for supervising the processing of accounts payable and the follow-up of accounts receivable.


You'll also handle payroll preparation, and oversee the preparation of bank reconciliations and other month-end tasks performed by the team of accounting technicians.


You will support the Financial Controller in the production of month-end and year-end reports.


Finally, you will be responsible for preparing T4s.


Bilingual CPA (or pending), with an advanced level of Excel and a minimum of 5 years of experience, including a few years in SMEs and projects. Knowledge of SAP is required. We are looking for a candidate with leadership skills, who will be able to support both technicians. We're looking for a team player who takes initiative, adapts easily and has excellent organizational and priority management skills. Industry experience is an asset.

About us

CIELO is a recruitment firm specializing in finance, accounting and management in Quebec, Canada and internationally. Our head office is located in downtown Montreal. Only successful candidates will be invited to an interview. We would like to thank all the candidates for showing interest in this position. The masculine form is used to lighten the text.

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