• Location

    Calgary, Alberta

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Published:

    almost 3 years ago

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Our client is a privately-owned energy services company serving oil & gas producers throughout Canada and the US. They are seeking an experienced Controller to oversee a small accounting team responsible for thefull-cycle accounting, with a particular focus on accurate and timely financial reporting, analysis and forecasting to support business decisions at the operational and corporate level.

Role & Responsibilities:

  • Oversee monthly, quarterly and annual full cycle accounting process, including review of working papers
  • Preparing year-end consolidated financial statements and notes
  • Monitoring budgets and providing project updates, including preparing monthly internal management reports and daily operational reports
  • Liaising with external audit team and assisting with queries
  • Ownership of the credit and collection policy with a focus on collection of overdue accounts
  • Reviewing and approval of weekly cash projections
  • Assessing and implementing operational and accounting policies and procedures from both a governance and operational perspective
  • Preparing weekly operational reports for management
  • Project cost analysis and recommendations
  • Managing, coaching and mentoring accounting staff
  • Ensuring communication is regular, accurate, informative and reaches the right people fostering a corporate culture that drives performance and promotes ethical practices and encourages integrity and social responsibility


  • Chartered Professional Accountant designation with minimum of 7 years post-designation experience
  • A positive, proactive communicator, someone who is organized, results-oriented and deadline-driven, some who is also good at managing workloads appropriately
  • A change agent who can help to bring fun to the company
  • Someone with a passion for providing accurate and timely financial data, who is interested in growing with the Company and can be a positive cultural change agent
  • Someone who easily instills confidence and creates strong productive relationships quickly with every area of the company, from Operations to Human Resources
  • High business acumen and the ability to multi-task and prioritize
  • High emotional intelligence, someone who knows when to be collaborative and when to be prescriptive

**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.