Assistant Controller
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Job Overview
Company: Robert Half Finance & Accounting
Location: CA-ONTARIO-Ottawa
Base Pay: 85,000 CAD - 95,000 CAD /Year
Employee Type: Full-Time Employee
Industry: Other Great Industries
Manages Others: Not Specified
Job Type: Accounting
Req'd Education: Not Specified
Req'd Experience: Not Specified
Req'd Travel: Not Specified
Relocation Covered: Not Specified
Contact: Recruiter
Phone: Not Available
Fax: Not Available
Ref ID: 05030-0011245198
Job Description
Ref ID: 05030-0011245198

Classification: Assistant Controller

Compensation: $85000.00 to $95000.00 yearly

Robert Half Finance & Accounting has partnered with a company that is seeking a results-oriented Assistant Controller. You will supervise the accounting staff and report any updates to the Controller in this Assistant Controller role. This is the Assistant Controller position for you if you are a self-starter with a history of successfully identifying issues and resolving problems. experience in candidates should apply as soon as possible! This full-time employment opportunity is based in the Cornwall, Ontario area.

How you will make an impact

- Approve implementation and verify adherence to accounting policies and procedures

- Construct relevant and timely reports on financial data analytics like actual spend against budgets/outlook, the monthly flash report, and key financial metrics

- Foster accountability and the meeting of deliverables

- Warrant regular account reconciliation to completion

- Pinpoint and develop process improvements to streamline reporting and improve team efficiency

- Backfill for Controller as needed

- Pitch in to the preparation of GAAP financial statements, including budgeting and forecasting

- Extra assignments if necessary

- Assemble distinct technical accounting analyses, policies, and procedures

- Progressive preparation and coordination of fiscal year-end audits

- Sort out and construct Ad Hoc financial reports

- Steer the accounting team during the closing process to warrant deadlines are met

- Facilitate to ensure a competent, trained staff through regular assessment, development, and goal setting
Job Requirements
- Complete knowledge of enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems

- Bachelor's Degree in Accounting

- Solid understanding of financial reporting

- Outstanding analytical, quantitative and social skills

- Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)

- Knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and IIA standards

- CPA certification a plus

- Previous accounting experience, including as a Bookkeeper preferred

- Ability to multitask and attention to detail is critical

- 3+ years of general ledger accounting experience

If this sounds like something you would be interested in, please send your resume to [Click Here to Email Your Resume], or download our Robert Half App! Available on Apple & Android.
For more information please don't hesitate to call us at 613.236.4253

Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine’s list of “World's Most Admired Companies” since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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