Assistant Controller

Are you a recently qualified CPA looking for a unique opportunity to start your industry career? Would you like to manage a team of staff in the accounting function and gain valuable managerial experience? Are you interested in reporting to a senior finance leader and mentor?

We are recruiting on behalf of a growing Canadian public company with international operations located in Mississauga. They are seeking a recently qualified Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA-CA or CPA) with relevant experience currently working at a large public accounting firm.

Key responsibilities and oversight:
• Manage and support a large team in accounting to ensure accuracy and attention to detail
• Financial statement preparation, consolidations and review of period-end accounting entries
• Provide various financial reports and analysis to identify issues, trends and improvement areas
• Create and deliver presentations on financial results, metrics and key performance indicators
• Support internal and external relationships including training, coaching and development of staff
• Create, maintain and ensure compliance with accounting policies and internal controls
• Financial systems support, process improvement and driving efficiencies

The company is offering excellent compensation including an attractive base salary, annual performance bonus, stock-based compensation and great benefits. Full remuneration details will be disclosed to all candidates under consideration.

The successful candidate will possess the following:
• Chartered Professional Accountant designation (CPA-CA or CPA)
• 3-5 years of relevant experience from public accounting or industry
• Leadership skills from coaching teams of audit staff
• Experience auditing public issuers under IFRS

All interested candidates should submit their résumé for consideration by applying directly to this posting or via email at -- one of our consultants will contact you directly. We welcome the résumé of any CPA-CA or CPA currently seeking new opportunities.

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