Senior Assistant Controller



  • Accounting & Finance
  • Job Code: 9T4510207913
  • Posted: October 10, 2018
The Job has been filled
David Aplin Group, one of Canada's Best Managed Companies, has partnered with our client to recruit for a permanent Senior Assistant Controller. The Senior Assistant Controller will play a key role of the accounting team and will report directly to the Corporate Controller.

This is an exciting opportunity for a Senior Assistant Controller to join a very well recognized organization and have the opportunity to grow their career.

The Role:

  • Preparing the monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements
  • Preparing working papers in support of the company audit
  • Supervising and providing guidance to a group of junior accounting staff, as well as mentoring and training these staff members
  • Reviewing, updating, and improving the internal controls for the organization
  • Preparing internal financial reports on company performance and profitability, and other reports as required
  • Managing company spending and expenses
  • Providing guidance on continuous improvement initiatives in the finance department
  • Responsible for the budgeting, forecasting and variance analysis
The Ideal Candidate:

  • Accounting designation (CPA, CMA, CGA or CA)
  • Over 5 years of experience of progressive accounting and finance experience
  • Experience working in a manufacturing environment would be considered a definite asset
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work independently, be a self-starter and be highly organized
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Office products (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Experience with multiple accounting systems
  • Must be detail oriented, analytical, problem solver and creative thinker
  • Results driven, able to meet tight deadlines
  • Pro-active spirit and good communication skills, team orientation, collaborative working style
  • Ability to function in a fast pace environment with changing deadlines and priorities
  • Ability to multi-task
If you are interested in this position and meet above criteria, please send applications for the attention of Tammy Boyko or Carlan Wilbon, Aplin Office Professionals, to We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. #LI-WPG


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Tammy Boyko

Office Professionals / Accounting & Finance


Managing Consultant

  • 204.201.4011

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