Job Title : Assistant Controller
Industry Sector : Construction
Salary : $85,000-$100,000
Location : Mississauga
Our leading client in the mechanical and electrical contractor space is needing a permanent full time Assistant Controller to join their team immediately!
About our client :
Our client is is one of Canada’s largest and most reputable companies in their industry. They have a global presence and employ over 500 professionals in the GTA area alone.
This is an excellent opportunity to join an organization that is at the forefront!
About the role :
Manage and direct the AP / AR functions and billings overseeing and managing a group of 4 direct reports
Responsible for the day to day treasury and updating the system accordingly
Approve all EFT's and cheque payments
Prepare and present weekly financial flashes
Reconcile and submit weekly and monthly payroll withholding deductions, WSIB and union dues
Responsible for preparing and submitting monthly HST returns
Provide year end audit documents to external auditors and respond to their requests
Hiring and training as required
About the candidate :
Minimum 5 years experience performing full cycle accounting, including month end / year end
CPA designation or equivalent and knowledge of IFRS standards
Prior experience in the construction or similar industry a must
Proficiency with Maestro accounting software as well as Microsoft Office (primarily Excel and Word)
Experience in reconciling and submitting payroll withholding union dues
Strong problem solving and time management skills
You will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and can work hands-on in a small operation
Why Apply :
If you are looking to join a company with proven track record and looking for long term stability, this is the job for you! Great company and great people!