Id : 63956
Category : Accounting-Permanent
Location/City : AB – Edmonton
Region : Edmonton Area
Job Type : Permanent
Recruiter Name : Stephanie Rodenkirchen

To apply, please submit your resume, in Word format, directly to Stephanie Rodenkirchen at srodenkirchen@executrade.com or call Stephanie at 780-732-3892.

The Opportunity

Reporting directly to the President the new Controller will endeavor to become a strategic partner at the senior leadership level, amongst the board of director and will be a respected mentor across all three major Canadian branches. The organization is known to be dynamic, long standing, pioneering and boasts great tenure amongst it’s staff and builders, due to the strong client, customer and internal trust and relationships built over the years.  An exciting opportunity to leverage your ability to streamline, implement lean initiatives and lead an accounting team of four.

Key Account Responsibilities and Functions

  • Oversee all financial related practices, trends, ERP integrations and implementations.
  • Streamline and document regulatory activities while managing all accounting operations, including billing, A/R, A/P, G/L and revenue recognition.
  • Guide and direct financial activities of the company in a manner which protects assets, meets reporting requirements in a timely and effectively means. Also oversee and organize all external audit needs.
  • Completion of month-end and year-end close process.
  • Comply with all applicable Federal, Provincial and local laws and regulations.
  • Responsible for procedural adherence of all records, information and computer systems used to document the financial transactions and statistical requirements of the company.
  • Maintain company insurance policies liaising with broker-ongoingly.
  • Develop, improve, issue and present timely monthly financial reports for Senior Management.
  • Ensure all finance/accounting employees are effectively mentored and supervised ensuing their development and success as a cohesive and effective team, while ensuring their cooperation with the other support teams.

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Post-secondary degree or diploma in Accounting/Finance, along with a CPA Designation.
  • 10 years of financial accounting experience.
  • Strong Communication skills with operations, board of directors and executives.
  • Work in a very independent manner.
  • Advanced excel skills.
  • A high proficiency in learning new software and systems is required to take advantage of all available tools.
  • Some travel may be required to other branches and conferences.

Compensation and Benefits

  • A base salary of 95k-120K along with a comprehensive benefits package will be provided.

Please quote Job Reference #63956

To apply, please submit your resume, in Word format, directly to Stephanie Rodenkirchen at srodenkirchen@executrade.com or call Stephanie at 780-732-3892.

Executrade is one of the largest and most comprehensive full-service recruitment firms in Western Canada, with 11 divisions and locations in Edmonton, Calgary, and Vancouver. We have over 40 years of experience helping client companies and candidates achieve their business goals and vision. Our success is due to our people, the strong relationships we build, and the continuous and robust evaluation and refining of our recruitment and staffing processes.

Individuals interested in this employment opportunity must obtain the necessary approvals from the Government of Canada – Citizenship and Immigration department, prior to applying for this position. In accordance with the Canadian Immigration laws, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada for employment opportunities. Detailed information can be obtained from http://www.cic.gc.ca

 

 

 

 

 

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