Assistant Controller – Bilingual - Telecommunication Experience A Must

Toronto, Ontario


Assistant Controller – Bilingual - Telecommunication Experience A Must


reference #312703
position type:Permanent
description:Assistant Controller – Bilingual
Our client is a leading technical services business with operations across Canada. Due to continued growth the business is now seeking a dynamic and talented Finance Manager, who will support the Corporate Controller with the effective leadership of the finance function, which includes: financial planning, analysis & reporting, management controls, cash management, pricing and cost accounting.

Duties and responsibilities may include but are not limited to:
• Report results to different users including internal, external, shareholders
• Ensure adherence to IFRS
• Deal with issues requiring excellent analytic, accounting and problem solving skills
• Monthly closing, account reconciliation, inter-company reconciliation, G/L account Analysis
• Monitoring of capital processes
• Conduct actual vs. budget analysis on assigned accounts and report to senior management, shareholders
• Work closely with other members of the finance team to improve financial processes
• Liaise with internal auditors, assume accountability for audit process
• Need for someone with strong internal control skills, must be able to assess, document (flow chart), develop and implement changes to existing internal controls in accordance with SOX Act requirements
• Ensure compliance with internal control processes on an ongoing basis.
• Preparation and / or review of corporate tax accruals and returns
• Optimize tax through innovative tax planning initiatives
• Ensure compliance with respect to commodity tax regulations

qualifications:Educational Level Required:
• University Degree or College diploma in Accounting, Finance or equivalent experience
• 3-5 years’ experience in Accounting/ Finance
• Must be fluently bilingual (English/French)
• Excellent knowledge of financial accounting process
• Excellent computer skills including Excel, Windows and ERP software
• Knowledge of SAP (FI and CO modules) would be an asset
• Analytical proficiency and willingness to get behind the numbers
• Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work independently
• Completion of or working towards a designation in Accounting (Ideally CA)

If you have the necessary skills and experience and wish to apply please apply online with an up to date resume for immediate consideration. Only those candidates with the require skills will be contacted.