Corporate Controller

Are you interested in joining a company that is outperforming competitors in their sector? Would you like to leverage your managerial skills and accounting background in a progressive and high-calibre company? Are you looking for exposure to acquisitions and to gain valuable experience in a growing organization?

We are recruiting on behalf of an acquisitive private company with over $1B in annual revenue and plans to double in size within the next 2 years. They are seeking a progressive Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA-CA or CPA) with managerial experience and strong accounting skills to oversee and manage a team of 8 direct reports in a fast-paced and dynamic industry.

Key responsibilities and oversight:
• Oversees the accounting function including financial reporting, treasury and corporate accounting
• Management of 8 direct reports at various operating locations across Canada and the US
• Preparation of quarterly and annual financial statements, MD&A and note disclosures
• Ensure compliance with company policies and procedures including internal controls
• Review and analyze weekly reporting prepared by staff at the operating company level
• Collaborate with executives to generate key performance indicators and related analysis
• Liaise with external auditors for quarterly review and annual audit procedures
• Oversight of working capital management including AP, AR and inventory

The Company is offering a lucrative compensation package including an attractive base salary and annual performance bonus. 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)
• 6-10 years of relevant experience including public accounting and/or industry
• Attention to detail, high sense of urgency and strong problem-solving skills
• Adaptable and thrives is a dynamic and fast-paced environment with minimal supervision
• Proven ability to plan, organize and prioritize a diverse workload
• Experience managing, coaching and developing a team of staff

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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