• Accounting & Finance
  • Job Code: 9J473091118
  • Posted: September 24, 2018
Our client is a leading custom metal fabricator, specializing in their commitment to service for the following industries:  oil and gas, power generation, mining, construction, government and petrochemical. Do you consider yourself a “hands-on” Controller? Do you like to execute, teach and analyze? Do you like working as part of a growing team?  If yes, the Group Controller position with our client might be the right opportunity for you. 

Overseeing the Accounting team, while reporting to the Director of Finance, you will be directly responsible for the management of overall financial operations of the company. You will provide accurate information to the General Manager, including analysis of actual to budget, sales results, and forecasting and preparing financial reports. 

  • Oversees the accounting operations including the review of journal entries, accounts payable, accounts receivable and statutory reporting.
  • Monitors internal controls to ensure that accounting activities are in accordance with established legal regulatory requirements and company policies and procedures
  • Prepares, analyzes and presents monthly, quarterly and annual operating results for each department.
  • Collaborates with the Director of Finance to define, measure, analyze, improve and control current processes which impact customer quality and influence internal operating efficiency.
  • Provides strategic analysis to support improved decision making as required.
  • Ensures accuracy and timeliness of financial budgetary and forecast information. 
  • Provides recommendations on all accounting best practices including financial systems, record keeping, analysis, and reporting.
  • Assists in the year-end audit and preparation of financial statements.
  • Prepares monthly financial statements and external financial institution reports while ensuring that all reporting requirements are met.
  • Generates performance reports against budgets. Periodically meets with business unit leaders to review budgets.
  • Support Account Payables and Receivables to ensure timely and consistent process and to ensure effectiveness.  
  • Oversees the Inventory process and ensures compliance with policy.
  • Degree or Diploma in Business/Accounting from a recognized learning institution 
  • Accounting designation as CPA or equivalent experience will be considered.
  • Minimum of 5 years of demonstrated experience and knowledge regarding all aspects of corporate accounting and financial management.
  • Demonstrated financial analysis, budgeting and some strategic planning experience.
  • Knowledge of the preparation and assessment of financial statements combined with experience with budget preparation and analysis techniques.
  • Advanced knowledge of MS Office, Excel and financial databases.
  • Knowledge of ERP computer systems is an asset.
If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please send your resume in confidence directly to Angela Degelman, Managing Consultant, Aplin Accounting & Finance. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. #LI-SAS

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Angela Degelman

Accounting & Finance


Managing Consultant

  • 306.665.1386

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