Finance Director

Job Code : #4111
Title : Finance Director
Job Type : Direct Hire
Job Location : Northern BC, or Alberta

Horizon Recruitment an immediate need for a Finance Director to help set up, lead and manage the finance function for a major global construction firm. Our client has a number of projects underway in Canada and runs some of the most complex capital expansion projects in the country. This is an opportunity for seasoned finance executive to play a significant part in the launch of an exciting time in the growth of this company.


  • Develop cash management, AP, AR and petty cash systems and processes
  • Lead the development of financial statements and reports appropriate for the project executives
  • Review of monthly report, analyze budget variances and highlight areas of concern
  • Liaise with external financial auditors on the annual audit of the financial statements
  • Ensure statutory tax compliance.
  • Manage relationships and negotiations with financial institutions
  • Preparation of monthly financial statements and financial reporting under IFRS.
  • Maintain the fixed assets schedule and calculate monthly amortization.
  • Treasury, cash management and cash flows.
  • Budgeting and forecasting.
  • Liaise with external auditors, legal counsel and tax advisors.


  • Strong knowledge of IFRS and internal controls principles.
  • Ability to build and maintain positive relationships with operating management, accounting staff and staff in other departments.
  • Ability to work independently, take initiative, prioritize tasks and meet deadlines.
  • Proficiency with MS office especially with Excel.
  • Ability to analyze financial data and prepare financial reports, statements and projections
  • Working knowledge of short and long term budgeting and forecasting, rolling budgets, and profitability analysis.
  • Individuals may be required to travel.
  • At least 15 years’ experience in similar capacity.
  • Experience in accounting under the IFRS.
  • Experience in major construction projects.
  • CPA designation.

**Only candidates eligible to work in Canada will be considered**

Horizon Recruitment Inc. is a specialized recruitment and search firm with two complimentary practice areas: Finance & Supply Chain

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