Permanent job offered at South Shore

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  • Right-hand woman to the Director of Finance
  • Consolidation, internal controls, annual audit
  • Month-end process, financial reports
  • Weekly cash flow monitoring



Our client, a large, financially strong company in the pharmaceutical industry, is looking for a Controller to join their team. You will report to a manager who advocates autonomy and always takes the time to help. She keeps her doors open and remains transparent. The company and its finance department are in growth mode. In this role, you will participate in strategic projects and contribute to the development of an efficient and motivating work spirit for all team members. The position is offered in hybrid mode.




As a Controller, you will prepare monthly accounting entries, implement the company's internal controls in collaboration with the Finance Director, and review changes as the company evolves to ensure they remain adequate.


You will be responsible for managing the month-end process, preparing financial statements and required financial reports, participating in various financial analyses and monitoring bank reconciliations for each active entity.


You will also monitor the weekly cash flow, participate in the annual audit with the external auditors for all consolidated entities, and provide support to the Director by participating in various files and strategic projects as required.


Finally, you will carry out all other related tasks linked to the finances of the companies in the Consolidated Group.


Bilingual candidate (asset if CPA) with a minimum of 5 years' experience, including a few years in the pharmaceutical industry, and strong consolidation skills, with an advanced level of Excel. As the Finance Director's right-hand man, the successful candidate will need to demonstrate a high degree of rigor and autonomy. The ideal candidate is flexible and a team player, has a good sense of ethics, and is comfortable with deadlines.

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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