Chief Accountant

Permanent job offered at South Shore

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  • Financial Accounting
  • Management
  • Process Improvement and SAP


For an international SME in the manufacturing industry, you will work as a chief accountant. The company is continuously growing and has a lot of expertise in its sector. You will report to a passionate VP Finance, who is always there for the members of her teams, and who wants to see others progress. The position is partially offered remotely.



As the Chief Accountant, you will be responsible for the day-to-day management of the financial accounting department. You will also be responsible for the monthly closing of the financial statements as well as the follow-up of accounting operations. In addition, you will prepare and analyze financial statements according to accounting standards, supervise the staff within their responsibilities and produce all required financial information. Moreover, you will be responsible for performing month-end and year-end analyses, following up on capital projects, participating in the budget process and preparing the audit file. Furthermore, you will prepare the documentation required for external audits and be responsible for the follow-up of account receivables. Finally, you will participate in various projects as needed.


Bilingual candidate with a minimum of 10 years of experience, including 5 years in a similar position for a manufacturing company, having a Bachelor’s degree in accounting. The candidate must be comfortable with the implementation of processes and have a lot of expertise in financial and business accounting. The ideal candidate has experience in management and financial control, as well as a good knowledge of MS Office. The candidate must be proactive, rigorous, responsible, results-oriented and have a good critical mind. A CPA designation 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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