Financial Controller

Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Date Posted: 07-04-2018
Financial Controller
  • Calgary based
  • Established business, expanding Internationally.
  • Attractive salary and benefits.
About our client:
Our client is based in downtown Calgary with a team of 70 people. Currently seeking a controller to lead the operational accounting. This role reports directly to the CFO, with leadership of 2-3 experienced staff. Our client operates in a fast-paced environment and is seeking a finance professional who can help them organize their finance team. Scope for growth in the business as they continue their business success across North America. The culture of this business is very collaborative and open, open plan offices and fun Fridays.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Overall responsibility for internal and external financial reporting and analysis.
  • Oversee the preparation of annual budgets and cash flow forecasts.
  • Present financial results to senior management in tandem with CFO.
  • Review year-end financial statements and working paper files for internal and external clients and liaise with external auditors.
  • Administration of accounting software, ability to research a new system for the business.
  • Responsibility for the internal control system, including maintenance of policies and procedures, and writing new policies, and educating new and existing managers on these processes as the business scales.
  • Preparing special analysis as requested by management, (i.e.) looking at new market opportunities in Europe and beyond.
  • Performing other related duties or special projects.
  • Understanding of a technical business, margins, timelines and roll outs.
  • Degree educated, Finance, Accounting or related
  • Fully designated
  • Ideally have a firm background & exposure to various clients/industries
Personality and related skills:
  • Outgoing, client facing personality. This is a visible role and you will be expected to meet with investors, clients and potential customers.
  • Ability to influence and persuade others internally and externally.
  • Open to new ideas and moving with the pace of the business.
  • Able to travel, sometimes at late notice (2-3 times a year)
  • Appreciation of Technology and Software businesses and how they operate, monetize and scale.

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