Controller- Accounting Services


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Richmond Hill, ON 




Salary commensurate with experience

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Employment Type:

Full Time



Job Description:

We have partnered with our client located in the Richmond Hill area in their search for a Controller-Accounting Services. In this role you will: 

  • Be responsible for all reporting and accounting functions related to assigned client engagements and handle day-to-day management of the account
  • Meet new clients and build/maintain strong business relationships
  •  Install, design and set up basic small business accounting software.
  •  Establish and implement basic accounting procedures.
  • Supervise the Staff Accountant (s) on the account and provide necessary guidance and training when needed
  • 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 Accountant


    Job Requirements:

    • Advanced knowledge of accounting, CPA accounting designation, final stages, or relevant work experience
    • Knowledge of office/accounting systems, procedures and document flows consistent with someone who has at least five years strong experience in an accounting office environment.
    • Interpersonal skills at a level where the client is confident that delivers a quality product and staff feel positive about their role.
    • Strong communication skills  
    • A multi-client environment necessitates strong organizational skills. Must be able to multi-task and prioritize.
    • 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).
    • Ability to work independently 
    • 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.
    • Needs to work consistently and to work toward completing objectives on a timely basis that may require extra hours and extra effort.
    •  Needs to lead by example.
      To apply for this opportunity please submit your resume to  Sandy Thomson at 
    Company Info Recruitment Division 6645 Kitimat Road, Unit 27
    Mississauga, ON, Canada

    Phone: 905-812-5627
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