Assistant Controller



  • Accounting & Finance
  • Job Code: 9A3718561015
  • Posted: October 15, 2018
The Job has been filled
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

David Aplin Group, one of Canada's Best Managed Companies, has partnered with our client to recruit for an Assistant Controller based in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.  The Assistant Controller supports many aspects of accounting management including assisting in the formulation of internal controls and policies to comply with legislation and with the preparation of financial statements. They are responsible for the financial transactions of the company and monitoring cash flow.


  • Accounts Receivable (AR) and Accounts Payable (AP) Management
  • Monitor collections weekly with direct reports in compliance with established processes and procedures
  • Review and revise AR processes as required
  • Code invoices with applicable General Ledger account and manages corresponding account budgets
  • Complete weekly AR and AP reporting updates for management
  • Manage Sales Tax compliance for all entities
  • Approve credit amounts for all new and existing clients

  • Complete bank reconciliations
  • Manage cash flow daily for banks in all entities
  • Manage relationships with banks in all entities
  • Investigate Foreign Exchange contracts to optimize cash flow management

  • Manage month end deadlines and communication to all staff
  • Prepare month end balance sheet supporting documentation for all entities
  • Prepare and maintain detailed schedules for supporting balance sheet items, such as Capital Assets, Prepaids, Payroll, and Long-term debt
  • Prepare intercompany reconciliations
  • Prepare relevant Journal Entries for month-end for approval, as required

  • Possess strong leadership skills and abilities including effective communication, honesty, empathy, creativity, responsibility, and flexibility
  • Ability to work under pressure, plan personal workload effectively and delegate work accordingly
  • 3-5 years of related experience
  • Accounting Degree

If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please click the Apply button to send your resume in confidence directly to Anglea Degelman, Managing Consultant, Accounting & Finance. Visit our website at to view our job opportunities, career tips, and tools. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


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Angela Degelman

Accounting & Finance


Managing Consultant

  • 306.665.1386

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