We are looking for a Director of Finance to join our growing team. The chosen candidate will be responsible for taking on a leadership role in financial decision-making that affects our company, and will provide strategic financial input to senior management. While keenly overseeing the overall accounting process, the successful Director of Finance will play a key role in developing and implementing financial procedures to improve and maintain the financial health of TKEES.
The ideal candidate is an excellent leader and has a can-do attitude; ready to roll up their sleeves creating new structures, reporting, and financial controls that are essential to the success and viability of TKEES’ future.
Execute the financial strategy of the company
Takes ownership of current and future forecasts (including capital, facilities, and staff requirements)
Manage financial controls and accounting procedures
Guides and advises on the financial impact of the company’s strategy and its goals
Ensures full transparency over the financial performance of the company
Provide advice on how to increase revenue and reduce costs
Identify and effectively communicate existing and potential risks to the CEO and senior leadership team
Propose and create action plans to ensure annual financial objectives are attained
Support the CEO and other departments with the preparation of monthly and annual financial plans
Coordinate and produce all tax documentation in Canada, US, and other countries, as required
Direct and oversee all aspects of the Finance & Accounting functions of the organization
Supervise all finance personnel
CA or CPA designation (MBA or Master’s degree in Finance preferred)
8+ years’ experience in a senior financial managerial position (CFO, VP, or Director of finance, preferred)
Experience within a mid-sized company addressing issues of organic growth, acquisitions and scaling operations, preferred
Extensive knowledge of accounting practices and procedures, financial principles and concepts.
Strong financial management experience. Ability to navigate through complex financial models to maximize results
Results-focused, entrepreneurial and innovative, with a sense of urgency
Exceptional communication skills (ability to communicate effectively both with internal and external stakeholders)
A strategic visionary with sound technical skills, analytical ability, good judgment, strong operational focus and a creative thinker
Advanced computer skills, including proficiency in MS Excel, Quickbooks, and other applications including SAP and/or NetSuite
High degree of integrity and emotional intelligence