Director, IFRS Accounting Standards and Compliance

Permanent job offered at Downtown Montreal

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  • Accounting complexity
  • Accounting standards / IFRS
  • Improvement of internal processes
  • Participate in various special projects



A renowned and very innovative Quebec SME in the service sector is looking for a Director of Standards and Compliance to join its team. This person will work in collaboration with the VP Standards and Compliance who is rather introverted, passionate about his field, very technical, very analytical and who represents his team well. The work environment is dynamic, fast-paced and challenging.

As Manager of Accounting Standards and Compliance, you will be responsible for actively supporting the sectors and corporate services in complex accounting issues. You will also ensure the accuracy and presentation of financial information relayed within the company. You will prepare internal memos related to the application of IFRS standards or internal policies to various transactions and ensure compliance with internal policies. From a strategic perspective, you will be responsible for managing the entire accounting policy process from development to implementation to ensure internal process improvement and company growth. You will be responsible for providing internal training on the application of IFRS or internal policies to ensure the company's growth and objectives are met. 



Experienced bilingual executive with 8-10 years of experience in a position with similar responsibilities and with advanced Excel skills and industry knowledge. The ideal candidate will have a passion for IFRS, a mastery of highly complex accounting and experience in the Big 4 and/or in a public company.

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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