Swim Recruiting
Langley, BC, CA
2d ago
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Fantastic Controller opportunity with a successful and well-established company!

Who - the Company :

Our client is a large, highly regarded, and growth-oriented company, in manufacturing and distribution. They are looking for an experienced and dedicated individual to join their team as Controller.

This position is located in Langley BC, and reports to the CFO.

What - the Role :

This is an amazing opportunity for someone who has already gained solid experience as controller or assistant controller within a mid to larger size finance environment and is ready to take their game to the next level.

You will be joining a solid finance and accounting team, within a positive, down to earth, and supportive culture! You will work closely with and have the support and mentorship of the CFO.

The Controller will be responsible for overseeing the day to day, operational aspects of the accounting activities, including, but not limited to :

  • Managing and supporting a team of direct reports.
  • Overseeing all activities pertaining to the generation of financial statements and working papers.
  • Ensuring established processes are followed, while mentoring / guiding the team to function at the best of their ability.
  • Review and approve journal entries, working papers, and quarter-end / year-end special schedules to ensure accurate, timely, production of financial statements.
  • Oversees / supervises Accounts Payable ensuring accounts are paid in a timely manner, and positive vendor relationships are maintained.
  • Oversees Accounts Receivable and credit department to ensure proper controls and procedures are implemented and followed.
  • Provides accounting and credit team members with guidance and support as required.
  • Assists the CFO in maintaining / improving strong financial (and operational) controls to uphold high standards of compliance for external and internal reporting.
  • Who - the Candidate :

    Our ideal candidate is a high-performing accounting & finance leader with at least 8 years progressive, relevant experience.

    An accounting designation is required, as is experience managing, mentoring, and coaching a team of at least 5 people. Manufacturing or Distribution industry experience is an asset.

  • Must have an Accounting Designation
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in a management role
  • Strong technical accounting skills and working knowledge of IFRS
  • Previous experience with an ERP system
  • Manufacturing or Distribution industry experience is an asset
  • Where : Langley, BC

    How Much :

    Base salary commensurate with experience and skills, please discuss directly with Swim.

    When & How to Apply :

    This search is moving extremely quickly! If you already have a Recruiter at Swim, please reach out very soon. If you do not yet have a contact at Swim Recruiting, please hit 'APPLY NOW' and send us your resume.

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