Corporate Controller is an integral member of the executive team responsible
for the financial management the Company. They will be responsible for
providing leadership and coordination in the financial, strategic planning and
accounting and budgeting areas of our business.
Corporate Controller will oversee all strategic and tactical matters as they
pertain to budget preparation and management, financial advisement and
reporting, taxation, accounting finance, risk management, treasury, cash flow forecasting
and cost control. Additionally, this role will monitor insurance, audit,
investment and all regulatory compliance requirements for the organization.
Corporate Controller is responsible to review and analyze all data and provide
accurate, thorough and defendable financial plans, annual operating plans and
annual and monthly budgets. They will be responsible to analyze, trouble shoot
and provide accurate projections and forecasts that will be used to guide the
will be a proven leader, strong negotiator and business advisor and focused on
constantly looking for better ways to run the business and for continuous
- Must have
Corporate Controller experience in a CPG and Warehousing/Distribution organization.
consultation with the General Manager and banking institutions, will
develop, monitor and analyze financial plans inclusive of annual operating
plan and budget, cash flow, forecasting, asset management, and financing
strategies, initiating corrective actions and minimizing the impact of
and ensure compliance to the fiscal and fiduciary responsibilities of the
organization. This includes managing risk, interpreting legislation to
ensure compliance with all federal, provincial, local and contractual
guidelines, disseminating government and taxation regulations to
appropriate personnel and monitoring compliance.
internal controls are implemented and substantiating documentation is
available, to ensure all financial matters pass independent and government
timeliness, accuracy and usefulness of financial and management reporting.
Oversee the preparation and communication of monthly and annual financial
Senior Corporate Controller functions inclusive of all treasury functions,
coordination of audits and proper filing of tax returns
- Manage legal and insurance affairs for the
organization consulting with appropriate internal and external
stakeholders as required.
- Manages, troubleshoots and acts as the liaison
point for Sage (ACCPAC) and associated technologies relating to Accounting
and Sales. Project Management of implementation of new software systems.
- Support the Senior Management team in appropriate
hands on financial management of their business units. Engage with direct
reports and ensure they are given the necessary support to grow in their
roles, technically and professionally. Leverage your expertise for the
benefit of the financial and organizational performance through informal, coaching
and training methods.
Qualifications and experience:
of ten years Corporate Controller experience and must be in a CPG and
degree with a focus on business and finance/accounting.
or CA designation is essential
to recognize and communicate efficiency opportunities and implement new
analytical, interpersonal, communication and attention to detail skills
understanding of IT systems and proficient with all Microsoft products.
Must have expert level Sage (ACCPAC) experience
understanding of financial management, accounting and taxation principles
and internal controls specific to a small, dynamic and growing company
- Demonstrated leadership background
with the ability to communicate financial information and influence positive