Assistant Controller

Permanent job offered at Downtown Montreal

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  • Private financial statements
  • Budgets
  • Accounting


Do you want to work for a company that gives you the opportunity to take on new projects while providing you with the necessary resources? We have the job for you in a fast-growing SME in the insurance industry! You will work as an assistant controller and report directly to the financial controller. The financial controller is approachable, participative and collaborative. He advocates for autonomy but will not hesitate to offer his support when it is needed. You will thus be part of a very collaborative team. The position is offered remotely.



As an assistant controller, you will be responsible for preparing financial statements and ensuring their accuracy, as well as performing general ledger account analyses and monitoring fixed assets. In addition, you will produce monthly reports for various taxes and other government remittances (DAS) and RPP, contribute to the development of accounting information systems and collaborate in the follow-up and implementation of good internal controls. You will also produce the year-end tax slips, take charge of the year-end audit file and participate in the budget process. Moreover, you will support the accounting manager in her compliance (taxation) and the accounting technician in her daily tasks (accounts payable, deposits and bank reconciliations, etc.). Finally, you will perform all other related tasks requested by the superior.


Bilingual CPA (or pending) with 3 years of experience, a good knowledge of financial accounting as well as an excellent knowledge of Excel. The ideal candidate is an expert in financial reporting and having experience in insurances is an asset. We are looking for someone who is autonomous, has foresight, who adapts easily and is open to performing any other tasks.

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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