Financial Controller
Concord Consulting
Edmonton, AB

Are you looking for your next Finance Career where you will play an important role in helping the company grow? Do you have experience with all accounting functions? Do you want to develop an industry leading Corporate Finance strategy?

Our client located in West Edmonton is looking for a Controller to join their team who knows how to build a financial plan, while also understanding the importance of details and making sure work is done right.

The Opportunity

The Controller is responsible for the overall functions of the Finance Department. You will lead a team to complete all accounting functions through demonstrating best practices in the area of financial reporting. The company is currently going through a transition from paper heavy to digital and you will be instrumental in helping to move the Finance Team in that direction. You will build and maintain relationships with financial institutions. The Controller will have responsibility for budget preparation, including development of revenue and expense budgets, ensuring alignment to the Company’s strategic vision.

This role is based in Edmonton and reports directly to the General Manager. You will be a member of the leadership team. You can expect a salary of around $100,000/year. You will receive comprehensive benefits, RRSP matching program and 4 weeks vacation.

The Ideal Candidate

As the Controller you will demonstrate your expertise in all things accounting and you will be able to work with all levels of the organization. You are a strong communicator and understand how to communicate the financial side of the business in a simple way that makes sense to those who don’t have your accounting expertise. You have proven ability to think strategically and develop a financial plan while still being able to pull up your sleeves and do the day to day accounting needs. You are motivated by a busy work environment where you have a variety of assignments and participation in change. You are driven to the get the job done, and you get it done right. For this Controller role, we want you to have a designation and 5 years of experience… no designation no problem, then we ask that you have 10-15 years experience.

Next Steps

If you are looking for your next Finance Career, we invite you to apply by submitting a resume. Within a few days of applying you will be contacted by Concord Consulting to do a short assessment for the position. We look forward to hearing from you.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $95,000.00 to $100,000.00 /year

Experience:

  • Accounting: 5 years (Required)