Director of Finance
Peeple Inc
Vancouver, BC
Opportunity:
Our client is a long-established Canadian fishing industry icon, with over 100 years in the seafood business. As a socially responsible, dynamic and vertically integrated company they have harvested, processed, and marketed premium, sustainable West Coast wild seafood worldwide, ensuring full compliance with the highest environmental, quality and traceability standards.

Their operations span Pacific Northwest in Canada and throughout the United States, and include several brands and product lines. With over 5,000 employees, they are proud to maintain their headquarters in Vancouver, BC, especially during this exciting time of growth, diversification, investment and expansion.

Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Senior Vice President, Finance and Administration, you will oversee financial planning, accounting, finance, and banking. This is a key leadership role within our client's various holdings, and you'll be responsible for the analysis and reporting on acquisitions, investments and significant expenditures for all North American operations.

Using your extensive financial experience, you will support business development, forecast critical milestones, evaluate risks and benefits, and implement growth opportunities, while fostering a business and mission driven culture. You will deliver an exceptional level of support to Group Accounting and Finance as well as subsidiary operations, building strong working relationships with the various transaction processing teams.

Requirements:
Our ideal candidate will possess a CPA designation with a minimum of 10 years' experience as a senior financial leader. You have a proven track record of success, preferably from food processing, manufacturing, or retail sectors. You will have had significant exposure to budget modeling, analysis and systems migration, as well as divisional restructuring.

Who You Are:
As a dynamic and professional leader, you are dedicated and ambitious with a demonstrated history of success and career progression. You are proactive and engaging with strong communication, leadership and mentoring skills. Your comprehensive technical experience is evident, and you have a sound understanding of operational requirements, business-driven decision making and how to manage high performing teams and success.

About Us:
We proudly champion a process that focuses on finding strategic fit. We qualify candidates through their abilities, character, and emotional intelligence. A positive candidate experience is at the centre of our core beliefs, and we've designed our process to be inclusive, humanizing, professional, and respectful every step of the way. Prospects and applicants are always treated as partners.

Peeple Inc is committed to an inclusive and discrimination-free workplace, as well as complete compliance with the B.C. Human Rights Code, Canadian Human Rights Act, and the Employment Equity Act.