Financial Controller

Financial Controller

Markham, ON Permanent May 22, 2020 Compensation: $100,000 - $120,000
Career Description

Position Overview

·        Establish and monitor procedures and policies designed to regularly report relevant financial information, both within the division and to the Group and Head Offices, and alert General Manager and Group Office to serious risks and opportunities to improve the business performance

·        Prepare monthly financial statements, including Controller’s Comments and monthly cash flow forecasts

·        Analyze actual results compared to budget, and initiate corrective action as necessary

·        Prepare audit package for annual audit and coordinate year-end activities

·        Prepare annual budgets and monthly re-forecasts

·        Maintain integrity of financial systems – SAP, Cognos, GT App, and Shipping system

·        Participate in the Annual Business Plan development

·        Assist with preparation of annual research and development claims for investment tax credits

·        Implement and monitor internal controls to ensure integrity and timeliness of financial information

·        Interface with all departments to determine requirements for and proper use of financial information, including participation in regular managers’ meetings

·        Manage personnel in Accounting and Administration department responsible for accounts receivable, payables, inventory, fixed assets, office administration, human resources and payroll, along with receptionist duties

·        Display equity, leadership and training to build an effective team

·        Share and promote the objectives contained in the “President’s Message” with all staff

·        Conduct employee performance reviews for department personnel, minimum annually

·        Perform other duties as required

Education, Skills & Experience

·        Must have completion of a recognized accounting designation (CA, CMA, CGA, CPA).

·        Five to seven years’ accounting experience, preferably with experience in automotive parts or vehicle manufacturing industry

·        Computer literacy, SAP and advanced working knowledge of Microsoft Excel

·        Above average written and oral communication skills

·        Capable of organizing and managing priorities, business equipment and problem solving techniques

Career Overview
  • Job ID: JOB-132
  • Posted Date: May 22, 2020
  • Location: Markham, ON
  • Compensation: $100,000 - $120,000
  • Type: Permanent