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Job Overview
Company: Robert Half Finance & Accounting
Base Pay: N/A
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: 05150-0011138300
Job Description
Ref ID: 05150-0011138300

Classification: Controller

Compensation: DOE

We are currently recruiting for a full time Controller for a South Surrey based client. As Controller, you will be directing the overall financial function, overseeing all financial & accounting systems through transactions, reporting, analysis, compliance, and management. In this role, you are responsible for Cash Management, Accounting, Forecasting, Finance, and Review activities for the organization. Your duties will include maintaining an internal control environment to ensure compliance, corporate policies and procedures for general accounting operations, and setting up new systems and policies to support the growth of the company.


Manage an accounting team of 6 direct reports
Preparation of monthly financial reporting, management reporting and analysis
Cash flow and working capital management
Annual budget and variance analysis; rolling forecast updated monthly
Prepare appropriate and relevant detailed analysis to assess company performance and identify opportunities for improvement. Effective team player of senior management team while participating in strategy discussions and initiatives.
Responsible for the finance function and securing on-going financing as required
Active participation in management of timing and budget of capital expenditures, capital project implementation, including capital asset management.
Analysis of cash flow, cost controls, and expenses to guide business decisions and identify potential improvements.
Oversee all full-cycle accounting processes performed by accounting team.
Processing/reviewing payroll and group benefits administration. Preparing payroll, GST and related remittances.
Ensure financial records are maintained in accordance with ASPE; yearend preparation and liaising with external accounting firm
Establish and maintain appropriate internal control safeguards
Coordinate changes and improvements in financial and management information systems for the company.
Job Requirements
What you will bring with you:

Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, or a related field; MBA a plus. CPA desirable.
5+ years’ Accounting experience
Experience in managing people and teams
Expertise in cost accounting
Experience working in a small, lean organization, with broad responsibilities
Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and ASPE
Analysis and implementation of significant capital projects
Excellent Microsoft Office skills (especially Excel), and knowledge of accounting systems
Excellent analytical, critical thinking, problem-solving, interpersonal, and relationship building skills
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively, including excellent verbal and written communication skills

Interested individuals are welcome to apply to [Click Here to Email Your Resume] or please contact your Robert Half Recruiting Manager and reference job order number 05150-0011138300

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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