Controller Montreal

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Are you passionate about robotics, technology and innovation?

Our client located in downtown Montreal is a specialist in automated solutions and innovations. They are now looking for a Controller who will oversee, manage and prioritize the day-to-day financial activities of Canadian and US divisions. Under the supervision of the Corporate Controller, the position involves the management of a team of 10 people (accounting, CAP, CAR & projects) located in Montreal and Mexico as well as responsibility for month-end activities. The company operates internationally in the field of high technologies and uses project-based accounting within the framework of its operational and financial activities.

Your contribution in this function:
* Manage the day-to-day activities of the finance function for the Canadian and US entities;
* Responsible for planning and coordinating the end of the month;
* Resource person for financial operational matters and project accounting;
* Supervisor and support employees;
* Oversee accounting processes to ensure transactions are recorded accurately, on time and in accordance with company policies;
* Review monthly GST / QST and US sales tax returns;
* Review balance sheet item reconciliations and provide a complete analysis of risks and opportunities;
* Autonomously resolve day-to-day operational financial issues by interacting with various stakeholders;
* Support the corporate team as part of the year-end external audit;
* Provide ad hoc reports or analysis and participate in special projects as required.

Your profile

The ideal candidate in a few words:
* Degree: Bachelor's degree in accounting;
* Professional designation: CPA professional designation;
* Experienced: of 5-7 years experience and 2+ years in a similar managerial role;
* Multilingual: Bilingual (French and English), Spanish is an asset;
* Strong analytical, problem solving and decision-making skills to evaluate alternatives and provide recommendations on business issues;
* Ability to work within tight deadlines and manage multiple priorities simultaneously and operate in a fast-paced environment;
* Management experience with the ability to set clear goals and priorities with team members and deliver results on time;
* Ability to manage remote employees in a multi-cultural environment, an asset
* Proficient in MS Office including advanced knowledge of Excel;
* Solid and recent knowledge of Microsoft D365 would be an asset;
* Experience in a multi-divisional and multi-legal entity environment;
* Must process high degree of initiative and be adept to deal with a constantly changing business environment;
* Solution focused with the ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively with all levels of employees, management and external relationships;
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills and ease in communicating at all organizational levels;
* Good knowledge of ASPE and internal controls principles.


Êtes-vous passionné pour le domaine de la robotique, la technologie et l'innovation ?

Notre client situé au Centre-Ville de Montréal est un spécialiste des solutions et innovations automatisés. Ils sont aujourd'hui à la recherche d'un contrôleur qui supervisera, coordonnera et priorisera les activités financières quotidiennes de divisions canadiennes et américaines. Sous la supervision du contrôleur corporatif, le poste implique la gestion d'une équipe de 10 personnes (comptabilité, CAP, CAR & projets) située à Montréal et au Mexique ainsi que la responsabilité des activités de fin de mois. La société exerce au niveau international dans le domaine des hautes technologies et utilise la comptabilité par projet dans le cadre de ses activités opérationnelles et financières.

Votre contribution dans cette fonction :
* Gérer les activités quotidiennes de la fonction finance pour les entités canadiennes et américaines ;
* Responsable de la planification et de la coordination de la fin du mois ;
* Personne ressource pour les questions opérationnelles financières et la comptabilité de projet ;
* Superviser et supporter les employés;
* Superviser les processus comptables pour s'assurer que les transactions sont enregistrées avec précision, en temps opportun et conformément aux politiques de l'entreprise ;
* Réviser les déclarations mensuelles de TPS/TVQ et de taxe de vente américaine ;
* Réviser les conciliations de postes de bilan et fournir une analyse complète des risques et des opportunités ;
* Résoudre de manière autonome les questions opérationnelles financières quotidiennes en interagissant avec les différentes parties prenantes ;
* Soutenir l'équipe corporative dans le cadre de l'audit externe de fin d'année ;
* Fournir des rapports ou des analyses ad hoc et participer à des projets spéciaux, selon les besoins.

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