Assistant Controller

Permanent job offered at South Shore

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  • Management of fixed assets and related transactions
  • Special continuous improvement projects
  • Full accounting cycle, financial statements, monthly reconciliations
  • Payables and receivables
  • Budget preparation


If you want to work in a fast-growing SME in the transport industry, with diversified services, is looking for an assistant controller to join its team. You will report to a dynamic and friendly controller, who will want to guide you upwards and help you progress within the company. We're looking for an assistant controller to help structure the company. You'll have the opportunity to be the controller's right-hand man, and given the company's rapid growth, you'll have great opportunities for progression. 

As Assistant Controller, you'll be the Controller's right-hand man, and have the chance to get involved in a number of special continuous improvement projects.

You'll perform the full month-end accounting cycle (and monthly reconciliations), manage fixed asset files for the entire fleet, and act as support for the people in charge of accounts receivable (cash receipts, credit notes, research, collection).

You will also act as support for people in charge of accounts payable, as well as for users of the accounting system.

You will also be responsible for developing reports and performance analyses of the company's day-to-day activities, performing financial analysis and participating in the budgeting and forecasting process.


We're looking for a bilingual candidate with a minimum of two years of experience in a firm, who has the knife between his teeth and is a good team player. We're looking for a team player who is meticulous, rigorous, autonomous and a good communicator. He/she will be eager to participate in process improvement and will want to grow within the company towards a position with greater responsibilities.

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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