Assistant Controller

Permanent job offered at Montreal

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  • Billing and sales reconciliation
  • Complex monthly analysis of general ledger accounts
  • Responsible for the fixed asset and depreciation process
  • Collaboration in the year-end process


For a fast growing SME specialized in the medical field and very invested in human capital, you will work as an Assistant Controller. You will report to a Controller and the Finance Director. Cielo knows and appreciates the latter for having placed her on the team. She is dynamic, results-oriented and has a participative management style.  You will work in a stable but challenging, highly creative and innovative environment. The position is partially offered in remotely.



As an Assistant Controller, you will perform complex monthly general ledger account analysis leading to the production of financial statements and understanding of the organization's business and participate in month-end tasks. In addition, you will participate in year-end with the external auditors and work closely with the Financial Controller and the Finance team as needed on various operational tasks (accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll, cash flow, budget etc.). You will also be responsible for preparing professional services invoices and sales reconciliations, performing credit card reconciliations, actively participating in the paperless project (digitization and automation of processes) and evaluating, recommending and implementing processes to improve efficiency and procedures. Finally, you will be responsible for the fixed assets process and amortization at month end. 


This is a great opportunity to take on stimulating challenges and to participate in the growth and smooth operation of a great company. This position will allow you to make your value known to the key players of the company.


Bilingual CPA (strong asset) with a minimum of 3 years experience in a similar position in the IT or service industry, with advanced knowledge of Excel. Knowledge of Great Plains is an asset. We are looking for a candidate who will be able to challenge processes, understand system limitations and adapt to changes. The candidate must be dynamic, rigorous, autonomous, committed, curious and resourceful. They must be able to work in a team and collaborate.

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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