Assistant Controller

We’re partnering with a high growth company tech company with clients across North America, a leader in their sector, based in Mississauga by the airport, looking to hire into a newly created role.

You will report directly to the Controller, operate as their ‘right hand’. You’ll pay a key role in the oversight of the regular accounting/reporting cycles and a variety of project and initiatives.

If you are a designated CPA, with industry experience or coming directly from public accounting, confident with strong communication skills then this role could be ideal.

Key responsibilities and oversight:
· Preparation of period end reporting and financial statements
· Ensure a smooth and efficient month end close process including preparation of more complex entries
· Manager, coach and supervise a team of finance professionals locally and indirectly at site locations
· Assist with the annual budget process
· Co-ordinate liaison with external auditors
· Execute ad hoc initiatives/special projects required by the Controller & owner

The company is offering an excellent compensation package, full remuneration details will be disclosed to all candidates under consideration.

The successful candidate will possess the following:
· Chartered Professional Accountant designation (CPA) ideally including experience at a major public accounting firm
· Some industry experience is preferred and familiarity with the principles behind manufacturing/costing is an advantage
· A strong understanding of IFRS accounting principles
· Self-confident with excellent written and verbal communication skills

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.

Why partner with us?
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