Business Unit Controller

We’re partnering with a high growth, acquisitive media/tech company based downtown Toronto, looking to add to their finance team.

As a result of their recent IPO they’re looking to hire a designated CPA to join the finance team of a key business unit and play a critical role in a variety of initiatives.

If you are CPA designated from a major public accounting firm and/or have proven experience in an Accounting Manager/Assistant Controller role (or similar), are driven and have an entrepreneurial spirit, this opportunity could be ideal.

Key responsibilities and oversight:
· Preparation of period end financial statements
· Ensure a smooth and efficient month end close process
· Manager, coach and supervise a team of finance professionals
· Technical review of contracts and accounting memos to assess impact under IFRS
· Ensure the business successfully implements corporate internal controls program
· Execute ad hoc initiatives/special projects required by the CFO & Managing Director

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:
· A minimum of 4 years post graduation experience
· Chartered Professional Accountant designation (CPA) either qualified in industry or with relevant post public accounting industry experience
· A strong understanding of IFRS is required, revenue recognition (IFRS 15) specifically is a significant asset
· 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.

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