Assistant controller

Permanent job offered at West of Montreal

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  • Right-hand man of the corporate controller
  • Management reports
  • Budgets
  • Implementation
  • Account analysis


For an SME in the construction sector, you will work as an Assistant Controller and report to a corporate controller who likes to coach and whom Cielo knows well. He is approachable, gives latitude and likes people to take initiative and make proposals. You will have the chance to be his right-hand man and to grow in a financially stable company with very interesting challenges. Your position will give you a great visibility within the management. The position is offered in hybrid mode.



As an Assistant Controller, you will be responsible for preparing weekly and monthly management reports, assisting in the preparation of the annual budget and preparing the year-end file for the auditors. In addition, you will follow up and/or implement internal controls, policies and procedures as well as follow up on tax and commodity tax files. In addition, you will participate in the financial analysis of acquisition and/or partnership projects and in the due diligence of acquisitions and/or partnerships. You will also ensure clear, concise and effective communication and perform bank reconciliation and implementation of new systems. You will also prepare monthly GST/QST reports, reconcile accrued and collected fees. Finally, you will update the fixed asset file and depreciation entries and perform account analysis.


This is a great opportunity to develop your skills in a fast growing environment and work on various projects that will evolve with you over time. Your role will allow you to take your place.


Bilingual CPA with a minimum of 3 years of experience in the industry with good knowledge of Excel and the ability to adapt to a fast-paced small business environment. We are looking for a team player who is autonomous, detail-oriented and highly organized.


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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