Assistant Controller

  • Location

    Richmond, British Columbia

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

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Horizon Recruitment Inc. is conducting a search for an Assistant Controller to join a tight knit team of a mid-sized company with strong local roots. Reporting to the Controller, you will prepare and analyze the consolidated financial statements while overseeing a small team that includes AP. You will also help drive process improvements in the current business as they work to modernize the back office.


  • Prepare the consolidated monthly and annual financial statements in a timely manner
  • Comply with the routine remittances statutory reporting
  • Oversee cash flow forecasting to ensure sufficient cash to fund operations
  • Coordination with banks and general responsibility of the treasury function
  • Leadership of a General Accountant and the AP team
  • Support the FP&A function on budgeting and forecasting


  • A professional accounting designation and qualifications (CPA, CGA, CMA, CA)
  • Experience working in a large, multi-entity international company
  • Experience using mid-sized to large ERP systems
  • Strong Excel and data analysis skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and relationship-building skills
  • Excellent analytical skills, and applies a creative approach to problem solving
  • Experience in manufacturing or distribution is a plus

**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.