The Executive Wing
Job Title Controller
Job Type Full-Time Regular
Job Description

This is a relatively hands on role with a very stable and successful company with international reach and a solid work culture.  It will appeal to established Controllers and also to qualified candidates ready to step up to the controller level.   




Manage Accounting, IT, and HR related functions in a mid sized manufacturing and warehouse business environment utilizing internal and external resources.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES: Manage all aspects of Accounting Department, ensuring ethical business practices through striving to maintain a profitable entity.


Responsible for timely and accurate financial reporting both internally and externally.


                Responsible for accurately capturing, recording and minimizing, the tax position of the companies on an annual basis.  Depending on the circumstances each year, this may include the preparation of the corporate returns using CRA-approved software.


                Monitor and manage treasury function by managing accounts receivable and payable and increasing or repaying indebtedness as appropriate.


                Manage the yearend audit process for both companies including preparation of auditor required schedules as well as analysis of selected accounts.  Includes      both interim and yearend audit processes


                Liaise with external stakeholders including CRA and D&T for ongoing matters throughout the year.


                Review the controls over SAP to ensure appropriate and functioning properly.  Direct IT related issues to appropriate supporting parties. 


                Responsible for analyzing the monthly financial statements and preparing the monthly report.


                Responsible for preparing the Long Aged Inventory and making the appropriate reserve each month.


                  Subordinate Reports: Credit Manager, Accounting Manager, Accountants (Where Applicable)



MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:  CMA, or CA, with Accreditations from a Canadian University and min 5 years progressive accounting, business leadership experience with exposure to manufacturing and or warehouse operations.




Office environment and exposure to manufacturing/warehousing plant environment, with some abnormal variations in temperature, unavoidable fumes, noise, dust and atmospheric conditions.



This is an excellent career opportunity and is available immediately.  If you're not available to pursue this opportunity, please feel free to forward this original posting to any of your colleagues who you feel may be interested and qualified.  As always, I look forward to working with you.


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Geographic Region London/Woodstock