Divisional Controller

  • Location

    Calgary, Alberta

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Horizon Recruitment has been engaged to identify a Divisional Controller in a newly created role for our client, a fast growing technology company. The Divisional Controller will report directly to the VP, Finance and will be an instrumental player in the leadership and continued formation of a 7 person finance team. The Controller will be a proven performer capable of operating in a fast paced technology environment that includes the best of a start up along with established business stability that comes from a longstanding growing brand.


  • further develop the existing accounting team while selecting additional members capable of achieving high performance
  • drive financial reporting and all accounting processes and timelines for the senior leadership team
  • assist in providing subject matter expertise to a technology team when required during product road mapping and feature capabilities
  • Build continuous improvement structures, systems and processes through automation
  • Oversee variance analysis on a monthly, quarterly, annual basis and recommend mitigation plans to address emerging issues
  • Communicate financial and operating results at management meetings


  • Flexible solutions oriented mindset to work through the myriad of challenges a startup type environment presents.
  • CPA designation with 7 plus years experience in a fast growth business, software or SAAS experience a definite asset
  • Experience implementing, creating and managing automated systems including point of sale
  • Advance computer skills including ERP and MS Excel capability
  • Experience with inter-company eliminations and consolidations

**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.