Controller

Permanent job offered at Montreal

Reference number

2022-0153

Salary

Market + benefits

Details

  • Month closing - reporting
  • Team follow-up
  • Ad hoc projects
  • Meetings with management

Description

Do you want to work in a company that is growing through acquisitions? You want to work in a company with a great mission and that is very solid financially? We have an opportunity for you to work as a Controller for a SME in the service industry that is highly profitable. You will report to a manager that Cielo knows very well with a great team spirit, who likes to coach and is very competent. He values his team, trusts and supports everyone. You will have the chance to work in a very profitable company in a hands-on position that will give you great exposure. 

 

 

 

As a Controller, you will ensure that deadlines are met, manage the entire accounting cycle, coordinate the monthly and year-end closing process and participate in the consolidation process. You will also support the Finance Director in the annual audit process, prepare monthly variance analyses and continuity schedules (on a monthly basis) for the following balance sheet items: prepaid expenses, accrued expenses payable and fixed assets. In addition, you will monitor trust funds, work with the payroll manager to review payroll accounting entries, monitor related balance sheet accounts (monthly) and participate in various payroll analyses. In addition, you will be responsible for making monthly recharges between the group's entities, preparing sales tax reports (GST, QST), performing all sales tax audits and supporting the Director of Finance in various process improvement projects related to general accounting functions and cash management. You will also be responsible for implementing and monitoring various internal controls to ensure that accounting activities comply with the company's established policies and procedures. Finally, you will perform other tasks, respond to special requests or participate in projects, as required and as assigned.

Profile

Bilingual CPA (or pending) with a minimum of 3 years experience in a similar role in a small to medium sized business, who has excellent knowledge of Excel and who is oriented towards continuous improvement. We are looking for a persistent and determined candidate who will be able to influence and push ideas. This person has excellent organizational skills, enjoys coaching, is responsible and diligent.

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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