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Director of Finance

  • Location

    Delta, British Columbia

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

  • Job type:

    Perm

  • Salary high:

    0

  • Salary low:

    0

  • Job ref:

    JO-1904-12391

  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-10-08

Horizon Recruitment Inc. is conducting a search for a Director of Finance to work with a geographically dispersed team across Western Canada and be a champion of process improvement and overall growth. The entrepreneurial leadership team is looking for a real finance business partner to help the company pursue new opportunities which includes conducting due diligence on potential acquisitions. While you will also lead the day-to-day Accounting team, this Director will play a more strategic role in the organization.

Responsibilities:

  • Establish the strategic direction of the operations and manage day to day activities
  • Drive process improvement initiatives across the existing business and identify opportunities to improve efficiencies operationally and financially
  • Build strong working relationships with operational leadership and employees to better understand where value added projects can be initiated
  • Lead and mentor a team of 6
  • Preparing and reviewing of annual budget, quarterly reporting, and other planning and analysis
  • Monitor financial performance and targets by establishing and maintaining clear internal key performance metrics

Requirements:

  • A professional accounting designation and qualifications (CPA, CA, CMA, CGA) along with at least 5 years of senior leadership experience
  • Big picture business partner with a demonstrated track record of success in a similar role 
  • Strong business process and business strategy experience coupled with experience in manufacturing, distribution and operations a plus
  • Leadership mentality with the drive to grow, adapt and execute bold plans
  • An open and articulate communicator with strong analysis, presentation and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and relationship-building skills to work cross-functionally throughout the organization
  • 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