Controller VP - Financial Services - Canada

International Permanent
  • Controller VP - Financial Services - Canada
  • Controller VP - Financial Services - Canada

About Our Client

The client is engaged i the provision of financial services.

Job Description

* Review month end financial accounts for entities in the region
* Ensure all month end procedures are being followed and financial accounts are complete, accurate and within group timelines
* Analyze monthly revenues to ensure they are complete and accurate
* Review payroll costs to ensure they are complete and accurate
* Ensure departmental procedures are produced and regularly maintained
* Ensure that all reporting deadlines are met
* Analyze and present monthly financial results to group finance
* Prepare and co-ordinate the drafting and completion of the annual report and accounts for entities in the region
* Control the timely and accurate input of static data
* Manage the annual budget process
* Liaise closely with the Head of Finance - Americas and Local Managing Directors

The Successful Applicant

Skills Required:

* Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance or related field

* Accounting designation (CA/CPA or equivalent)

* Minimum of 8-10 years of related work experience in financial services and/or public accounting with several years in a management role

* Strong proven previous experience of leading and managing staff and working in an international environment

* Proficient with Excel, accounting systems and general IT

* Experience with implementing new systems

* Fully conversant in IFRS and US GAAP

* Experience with US tax is an asset

* Strong technical finance skills with ability to understand complex financial statements

* Ability to work flexibly and adapt to the different time zones of the office locations

* Self-motivated with a can do attitude

* Ability to work on own initiative, managing own time and workload

* Excellent communication skills, written and spoken English with the ability to communicate effectively amongst all levels of the organization

* Reliable, committed, supportive and acts in a professional manner

What's on Offer

Flexibility to both work as a team and independently to meet deadlines and improve processes.

Opportunity to work for a diverse and inclusive global financial services firm with operations in over forty countries.

Diya Bismohun
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Phone number
+230 206 0047

Job summary

Job function
Banking & Financial Services, Insurance
Accountancy & Finance
Financial Services
Contract type
Consultant name
Diya Bismohun
Consultant phone
+230 206 0047
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