Director of Finance

Permanent job offered at Montreal

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  • Supervision of the accounting team
  • Implementation of consolidation processes
  • Planning and organization of audits
  • Requests from external auditors and tax authorities
  • Monthly, quarterly and annual management reports


Do you want to work for a successful company that is a leader in its sector? For a company that has been growing through acquisitions and has been in the distribution business for several decades, you will act as the Director of Finance. You will report directly to a friendly, detail-oriented manager who is very focused on his work. In addition, you will work with the President and VP on a daily basis. Cielo has a great reputation within the company for having placed talent that is still happy there. The company offers a nice stable work environment and people really like each other. The position is partially offered remotely.




As Finance Manager, you will supervise a team responsible for the accounting, bookkeeping and accounts payable for the company and its business units.


You will also coordinate the requests of the company's external auditors for the audit of the company and its corporate entities as well as the various punctual requests of the tax authorities in relation to corporate taxes or sales taxes.


In addition, you will actively participate in the implementation of key financial processes related to the changes in the integrated management software ("ERP"), more specifically in the consolidation process, the financial statement closing process and the accounting of payroll entries.

You will also be responsible for reviewing and ensuring the accuracy and integrity of monthly results for all business units within the company. This includes reviewing the preparation of various monthly, quarterly and annual management reports pertaining to the performance of the company and its business units.


In addition to being responsible for the production of the monthly and annual financial statements of the company and its various corporate companies, you will prepare and document the consolidation process in a complex multi-entity environment. 


You will also participate annually in the preparation of the corporate income tax provisions of all companies included in the consolidation scope. 


Finally, you will play an important role in the planning and organization of controls surrounding the accounting and financial activities of the company's companies.


Bilingual CPA with a minimum of 8 years of industry experience, including distribution and retail experience (a strong asset). Good knowledge of IFRS and ASPE is required. We are looking for a leader with strong interpersonal skills who has ideally done some auditing. The candidate must be a problem solver, organized, methodical and detail oriented. He/she must be able to work on several files simultaneously, be happy to work in a team and demonstrate excellent communication skills.

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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