Controller

Would you like working for a private equity owned business focused on growth both organically and through acquisition? Would you like to work for a company where work life balance and culture are important?  Are you a CPA looking to take that next step-up in your career?  If you said yes to these questions, then this exciting Controller position could be the opportunity for you.

Our client located in Stratford is looking for a CPA that is a hands-on controller with a proven track record as a top performer within a small to medium sized employer. This role offers very meaningful work and reports directly to the company president.

Department: Accounting
Locations: Stratford, Ontario
Compensation: $75,000 to $90,000

Responsibilities of the Controller include:

  • Preparation, analysis and presentation of monthly/annual reporting packages to senior management and board of directors
  • Overseeing the annual preparation of budget and forecasts
  • Specialized reporting including product costing, cost benefit analysis on capital purchases and financial analysis on M&A opportunities
  • Balance sheet reconciliations and general accounting
  • Managing the year-end audit process
  • Supervision, training and development of accounting clerk

 

 

Benefits of working for our client:

  • Commitment to work life balance
  • Job security – profitable long time established and growing company
  • Career development opportunity working with private equity investors
  • High employee retention rates, many long tenured employees
  • Profit sharing

Requirements:

  • An accounting designation (CPA, CA, CMA, CGA) with 3 plus years of experience working in a senior accounting role in a small to medium sized environment, preferable in a manufacturing environment
  • University degree or college diploma in business and/or accounting
  • Strong technical accounting skills
  • Above average communication, interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Hands on ability
  • Strong computer skills including Advanced level MS Excel skills and overall solid system skills
  • Strong teamwork, interpersonal skills, and the ability to communicate well with all levels of the organization
how can we help you?

Contact us at Trovo office nearest to you or submit an inquiry online.