Do you have a knack for real world accounting applications? Aero Trading Co Ltd is looking for an motivated Controller to join our team, and we want to hear from you!
About Aero Trading Co. Ltd :
Aero Trading is one of the most diversified wild seafood buyers and processors in British Columbia. With two Federally certified processing plants and access to an extensive west coast commercial fishing fleet, Aero Trading is an internationally reputable source for premium, wild seafood products for discerning customers around the world.
Aero Trading’s association with Tohto Susan Co. has enabled direct access to Japan’s major fish markets, further securing their place at the forefront of the wild seafood industry’s global stage.
Job Responsibilities :
As a Controller with Aero Trading, you will be a key member of our corporate finance team. You will be reporting to the CFO with all aspects of financial management, including regulatory and financial reporting, budget and financial forecasts, and report variances.
Your job duties include :
Assist CFO with the timely preparation of monthly financial reporting
Manage a team of 2 accountants
Financial planning, reporting, budgeting, cost accounting, and cost containment programs
Oversee and guide the accounts receivable, payable, GL, inventory, and month end / year end close process
Calculate and issue financial and operational metrics
Provide strategic support to the CFO and President
Co-ordinate month end timelines
Assist with payroll functions and regulatory reporting
Prepare supporting information for internal and external auditors
Provide financial analysis for capital investments, pricing decisions, and contract negotiations
Assist with staff benefits and ensure compliance with required government programs
Update and manage fisherman’s loan documentation and balances
General IT supervision, oversight, and coordination with the IT provider
Coordinate and assist with all aspects of WCB remittance and affiliate regulatory reporting
Role Requirements :
Professional Accounting designation
Minimum 5+ years of combined accounting and financial experience
Familiarity or experience in a manufacturing or industry environment an asset
Highly proficient with Excel, Word, and accounting software
Fluency in Japanese an asset
Ability to provide mentoring and training of new and existing staff, including skills assessment
and implementation of necessary training to meet the company’s objectives
Ability to work under pressure with changing priorities
Meticulous, organized, with strict attention to detail
Have a sense of leadership and personal accountability
Self driven and motivated
Competitive compensation and corporate bonuses
Extended Medical and Dental benefits
Opportunity to learn new skills and grow your resume
Fun and inclusive office culture
Does this sound like you? Apply today by submitting your resume and cover letter!