Chief Accountant

Permanent job offered at Montérégie

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Market + benefits


  • Monthly and quarterly financial statements / budget process / month ends
  • Acquisitions - data analysis
  • Management reporting
  • Continuous process improvement
  • External audit
  • Management of 4 people


Do you want to work in a people-centered company? Do you want a job that will bring you lots of growth opportunities and great challenges? We have an opportunity for you to work as a Chief Accountant in a large company in the engineering sector. You will report to a dynamic and competent manager who has a great impact on the company and its employees. She is a good communicator and knows how to take charge quickly. This is an excellent opportunity to add value to a company and work on exciting, green and energy efficient projects in a challenging environment. Employees are proud of the entreprise's strong position in the market and its green approach. Cielo is proud to have placed their CFO. The position is partially offered remotely.



As the Chief Accountant, you will be responsible for the month-end accounting process to ensure the delivery of the various reports required by senior management. You will also be responsible for the consolidated financial statements (monthly and quarterly), ensuring the relevance and accuracy of accounting entries as well as performing financial analyses in relation to the monthly financial statements/budget variances. You will also actively participate in the annual budget process, coach a team of three accountants and a technician and write technical memos regarding accounting positions. In addition, you will ensure the continuous improvement of internal processes and the proper functioning of accounting and financial operations and you will act as an expert user of the various accounting platforms in a multi legal entity and multi currency context. Moreover, you will be responsible for participating in the preparation of various government and external audit files as well as preparing various reports according to the needs of management and business units. Finally, you will have the opportunity to collaborate on various special projects or strategic files (e.g.: implementation of new dashboards, business acquisition, operational integration, etc.).


This role will allow you to prove yourself within a solidly established company that offers many development opportunities.


Bilingual CPA, with a minimum of 5 years experience, including experience in a firm and in industry, who is comfortable with reporting and the full accounting cycle. We are looking for a rigorous candidate who will be able to get involved and use his management skills. The candidate must be an expert in Excel, especially pivot tables. The ideal candidate will be able to adapt to a growing environment, be results oriented, make quality decisions and be an outstanding team player. 

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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