Division Controller Montreal


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Division Controller
Salary
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Published at
21/09/2021
Contract
Permanent
Localisation
Montreal
Reference
n°: JO-0135993
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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 missions

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.

Your profile

Diploma: Bachelor of Accounting;
* Professional title: Professional title of CPA;
* Experienced: 5-7 years of experience and 2+ years in a similar management role;
* Polyglot: Bilingual (French and English), Spanish is an asset;
* Skills:
* Strong analytical, problem solving and decision making skills to assess options and provide recommendations on financial operational matters;
* Ability to work under tight deadlines, manage multiple priorities simultaneously and operate in a fast-paced environment;
* Management experience and ability to set clear goals and priorities with team members in order to deliver results on time;
* Ability to manage remote employees in a multicultural environment;
* Proficiency in MS Office and advanced knowledge of Excel;
* A solid and recent knowledge of Microsoft D365 would be an asset;
* Experience in a multi-company and multi-currency environment;
* Must demonstrate a high degree of initiative and be able to cope with a constantly changing operating environment;
* Solution oriented and able to work collaboratively with all employees, management and external parties;
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills and ease of communication at all organizational levels;
* Good knowledge of ASPE accounting standards and internal control principles.

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