Controller

Permanent job offered at North Shore

Reference number

2022-0070

Salary

Market + benefits

Details

  • Coaching and management of 4 employees
  • Consulting role for other departments
  • Process improvement
  • Annual budgets - quarterly forecasts
  • Ad hoc projects

Description

If you want to work in a financially stable company and you want to get involved in great projects that will allow you to grow, we have the opportunity for you! You will work as a Controller in a large international company in the distribution industry, which is a leader in Quebec in its sector. You will report to a Finance Director who is an expert in FP&A and whom Cielo knows from having worked with him in the past. He is very appreciated, always keeps his door open, is very open-minded and has a coaching approach. You will have the chance to work in a very high-tech environment and will have the opportunity to grow internally. The position is offered in person.

 

 

As Controller, you will coordinate the monthly closing process and ensure the proper accounting of financial transactions according to IFRS and company policies, as well as prepare financial statements and variance analyses. In addition, you will be responsible for identifying the need for analysis, reports and dashboards for the management team and will actively participate in the annual budget and quarterly forecast preparation processes. You will also participate in the implementation and review of internal control policies and ensure compliance and collaborate on process improvement initiatives by ensuring the proper implementation, documentation, and dissemination of process changes. Moreover, you will be responsible for the year-end file and the external auditor's financial statement audit process. You will have the opportunity to have a great impact on the operation of the company as you will be providing consulting services to other departments in financial management and management accounting. You will also coach and ensure the development of the four (4) employees under your responsibility. Finally, your position will allow you to get your hands on everything as you will perform all other related tasks related to the management of the daily activities of the department.

 

The environment is conducive to career advancement, which will allow you to grow within the company through great projects.

Profile

Bilingual CPA with a minimum of 7 years experience in a similar position who is proficient with the MS Suite and ideally has experience in a firm.  We are looking for a candidate who is autonomous, rigorous, organized, dynamic, has a good analytical mind and good communication skills. He/she must be hands on and demonstrate leadership. Experience with Power BI and IFRS standards as well as experience in a retail distribution company are assets. 

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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