• Accounting & Finance
  • Job Code: 2dag902115
  • Posted: February 22, 2018
David Aplin Group, one of Canada's Best Managed Companies, has partnered with our client, Saskatchewan's fastest growing and most innovative products dealer in their industry, to recruit a Controller based in Regina.

Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer the Controller will act as a trusted business advisor to the leadership team and be responsible for providing key financial information and operational analytics.

The Role:

  • Supervising the company’s financial, legal and internal affairs
  • Training and supervising accounting staff
  • Providing ongoing evaluation of internal company systems as they relate to the company’s ability to provide accurate financial reporting to management and clients
  • Ensuring that appropriate information systems are developed and implemented
  • Exploring and developing new areas for company growth and profitability
  • Managing monthly closings and controlling the flow of data into the general ledger
  • Responsible for all financial matters including budgeting, forecasting, financial statements, funding activities, tax, insurance, preparing monthly balance sheets and profit/loss statements
  • Developing and maintaining long-term relationships with third parties such as financial service providers and advisors
  • Maintaining all corporate accounting records
  • Managing corporate policies and internal controls to ensure the company's financial reporting and general business practices are current
  • Ensuring payments to vendors are reviewed, verified, and approved
  • Maintaining adequate controls of receipts and disbursements
  • Ensuring the company’s cash flow is adequate to meet its commitments
  • Preparing special reports and performing studies as directed by the President
  • Protecting corporate assets through sound accounting policies and procedures
  • Contributing to corporate strategy and operations
  • Obtaining monthly projection of revenue and preparing annual and monthly expense forecasts
  • Ensuring proper calculation of and timely remittance to federal and provincial government bodies for income and corporate taxes, employee tax deductions, and all other payroll deductions
  • Managing the payroll function
  • Administering all benefit and insurance-related areas
The Ideal Candidate:

  • CA or CPA designation
  • Minimum 10 years of full cycle, industry-relevant financial management experience
  • Experience leading and building a scalable and disciplined finance function
  • Advanced level MS Excel and MS Word skills with a solid working knowledge of industry relevant accounting software
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to lead and promote high performance teams
  • A strategic mindset and comfortable contributing to the day to day as necessary
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 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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