• Location

    North Vancouver, British Columbia

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

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Horizon Recruitment Inc is conducting a search for an experienced Controller to lead a small accounting and finance team for a growing company based in North Vancouver. Working with the leadership team at the corporate head office you will be responsible for the overall financial reporting and management of the day-to-day accounting and finance functions.


  • Responsible for all accounting, financial reporting, and operational data analysis activities for the business
  • Oversee preparation of monthly management reporting package and financial statements and ensure they are in accordance with IFRS
  • Present financial period end results to senior management, highlighting areas of concerns and action plans
  • Provision of financial analyses and operational support as it pertains to production/costing variances and sales analyses
  • Work closely with operations to focus on streamlining processes and procedures
  • Manage working capital requirements and targets by establishing and maintaining clear internal key performance metrics
  • Manage the preparation of the annual budget and periodic forecasts
  • Review all forms of contractual agreements and provide commentary to mitigate risks
  • Liaise with the corporate office finance and accounting staff, and provide ad hoc reporting.


  • A professional designation and qualifications (CA, CPA, CMA or CGA)
  • 3 to 5 years of experience as financial controller of a growing company
  • Hands-on, roll up the sleeves professional with a demonstrated track record of success in a similar role within a rapidly growing or startup company
  • Proven mentor-ship and leadership skills
  • Capability, drive, and initiative to learn, adapt and execute
  • Solid knowledge of current accounting principles and rules under IFRS
  • An open and articulate communicator with strong analysis and presentation skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and relationship-building skills
  • Proven strategic thinking ability to apply a “bottom line”, results-oriented approach
  • Excellent analytical skills, and applies a creative approach to problem-solving

**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.