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Director of Finance

Location: Toronto, ON, Canada
Date Posted: 01-10-2018
Are you an experienced Director of Finance with a hands-on as well as strategic and business partnering mindset? Do you enjoy working in a fast paced, smaller organization interacting at all levels and across all functions and taking on a broad set of responsibilities? If so and you’d like to join a brand-name global organization; please read on.

Our client is a well-established luxury goods, global retailer with a strong presence in Canada undergoing continued growth. They are hiring a Director of Finance reporting to the Canadian President as the lead Finance professional. The role has overall responsibility for the fiscal and fiduciary requirements of the organization, as well as the development of the financial plan aligned with the company strategy and operations. As the hands-on leader of the finance and accounting function, you will have a broad skill set including reporting, tax, financial planning & analysis, ERP systems and process improvements. You will bring your strong business acumen and project management expertise. Work closely with the retail locations, supply-chain, merchandising and eCommerce to ensure effective processes are in place, add value with analysis and performance reporting and direction for decision making. Broader responsibilities include procurement, interacting with IT providers, legal and regulatory/government organizations.

In order to be considered for this role, you will possess the following:
  • CPA designation
  • 10-15 year’s progressive experience as a finance professional with 5+ years in a senior leadership capacity, hands-on and lead from the front mentality
  • Broad accounting and finance skillset including both reporting and fp&a
  • Operations and business mindset, ability to interact cross-functionally
  • Project oriented, capable of working in a fast-paced and unstructured environment
  • Retail/distribution and/or multi-location industry preferred
  • Strong ERP, systems and process improvement expertise

This is an exciting role within a trendy, fashion forward sophisticated organization. Please apply immediately and in confidence to be considered for this opportunity.
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