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Assistant Controller

Location: York Region, ON, Canada
Date Posted: 01-08-2019
Are you interested in working for a major manufacturer who is helping define the future of a major industry?  Would you enjoy a position that combines hands-on accounting with operational support and the leadership of a small team?
Our client is a global manufacturer who serves the automotive sector.  They have asked us to find their next Assistant Controller.  Key responsibilities will be:
  • Monthly financial reporting, forecasting, and variance analysis.
  • Supporting operations for their costing requirements and production reporting.
  • Sales and cost reporting, allocation and analysis.
  • Supervising Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable and the people performing these duties.
  • Reviewing capital and operational expenses.
  • Supporting the business with ad-hoc reporting.
This plant is part of the company’s global operations and is an advanced manufacturing facility.
We are interested in hearing from people with the following experience and attributes for this role.
  • Designated CPA (or close to completion) with approximately 5-7 years working experience, of which 3+ years are in a manufacturing environment.
  • Approximately 1 year of supervisory experience with a team of 2 or more people.
  • Experience with SOX compliance would be a strong asset.
  • Experience with an enterprise-level ERP and reporting tool is required.
  • Strong cost accounting experience.
  • Above average communication and interpersonal skills to work with other departments and external parties.
This position will be of interest to people who are currently performing the duties of a Financial Analyst or similar role and have people supervision experience.  The position reports to the Controller and the company is in the north part of the GTA.
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