Head of Finance

Permanent job offered at Montreal

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Market + benefits


  • Development and improvement of internal procedures
  • Private financial statements + reporting
  • Support to managers
  • Annual audit



Do you want a job with a company that is well known in its field and very stable financially? We have an opportunity for you to work as Head of Finance in a large, acquisitive company in the retail industry, with a family-oriented work environment. You will report to a friendly Finance Director who advocates work/life balance. He is approachable, empathetic, passionate and participative. You will have the opportunity to work in a company with a unique business model that encourages the active participation of its employees in the success of the company. The position is partially offered remotely.



As Head of Finance, you will prepare and validate the financial statements of the profit centers, ensure the proper accounting of revenues and expenses by profit center and develop shared financial services for the company. In addition, you will be responsible for supporting managers in understanding their financial results and participating in the evolution of accounting and operational systems. In addition, you will have the opportunity to collaborate in the development and improvement of internal procedures as well as the preparation of the annual audit file. Finally, you will perform all other related tasks.


This is the perfect opportunity to really get involved and contribute to the success of a financially strong organization that is extremely well known in its industry.


Perfectly bilingual CPA with a minimum of 7 years of relevant accounting experience, with an advanced knowledge of Excel and excellent analytical skills. We are looking for an intrapreneurial candidate with good communication and organizational skills. He/she will be able to interact effectively with other members of the company and work as a team. We are looking for a candidate who is willing to get involved in process improvement in a strong company.  Experience in the distribution industry and knowledge of Workday 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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