Controller- Client Services


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Richmond Hill, ON 




As per experience

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Employment Type:

Full Time



Job Description:

Main Roles and Responsibilities-
  • Ensure all government remittances are submitted on a timely basis. There is also a requirement to communicate with multiple clients in a courteous and professional manner. Some supervisory responsibilities are required by handling Staff Accountants and this position will be reporting  to Account Manager.
  • Establish and implement basic accounting procedures.
  • Supervise the Staff Accountant on the account and provide necessary guidance and training when needed in the following areas:
  • Processing day-to-day transactions including A/R, A/P, payroll and benefits, and banking.
  • Coordinating and directing budgeting, procurement, investment activities, and financial planning.
  • Preparation of all government returns (GST, HST, ETD, WSIB, EHT, T4s, T4As, T5s, etc.).
  • Analyze and reconcile accounts and prepare reconciliations in complex situations.
  • Monitor and manage cash flow, prepare budgets and forecasts.
  • Interact with clients’ year-end accountants and government auditors.
  • Prepare and analyze monthly and yearly financial statements and related working papers.
  • Interact with client to ensure financial statements make sense and provide explanation and analysis as required by clients.
  • Assist with scheduling issues and performance evaluations of Staff Accountants.

Job Requirements:

Minimum Job Requirements:
  • Advanced knowledge of accounting consistent with someone near completion of the CPA program.
  • Knowledge of office/accounting systems, procedures and document flows consistent with someone who has at least five years good experience in an accounting office environment.
  • 3-5 years of experience as Finance Controller with strong leadership skills.
  • Computer skills at a level where new programs and concepts can be learned rapidly and taught to staff (e.g. Sage 50, QuickBooks, MYOB, Sage 300, Business Vision, Excel, Internet Banking, and Payroll Systems).
  • Needs to be proactive in establishing procedures and providing instructions.
  • Needs to take ownership of the day-to-day responsibilities for all assigned client engagements.
  • Exceptional leadership and staff management. Hands on approach with staff.

Apply to Sandy Thomson - 
Company Info Recruitment Division 6645 Kitimat Road, Unit 27
Mississauga, Canada

Phone: 905-812-5627
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