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Assistant Controller

Toronto, Ontario · Accounting/Finance
Job Title:  Assistant Controller
Industry Sector: Advertising, Media and Marketing
Salary: $85, 000 - $95,000 + benefits
Location: Hybrid Toronto  (mainly remote)

Our client in the marketing and advertising industry is hiring an  Assistant Controller. 

About our client:
This company is a  North American industry leader in integrated marketing solutions.  They are stable and successful and needing to hire an Assistant Controller to work alongside the Accounting Manager and report into the Controller. 

The main responsibilities of this role will be to manage the financial operations of the business which include and not limited to the preparation of the financial reports, month-end close, cash management and cash forecasting.  Duties included but not limited to:
  • Prepare month-end and year end financial statements, and reports with commentary on performance on the various lines of business
  • Monthly variance analysis compared to budget and forecast
  • Assist in the preparation of the budget presentation to the board of directors
  • Prepare and provide recommendations for weekly cash management report and short term forecast to management
  • Coordinate and oversee the preparation of year-end audit working papers including assets, liabilities, revenues and expenditures
  • Work closely with the external audit team ensuring all necessary critical information is available to them
  • Maintenance of manuals documenting procedures and policies
About the candidate:
  • Accounting designation: CPA, CA, CMA or CGA
  • 10 years of experience in senior Accounting or a leadership role
  • Knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles, practices, tax laws, and reporting requirements
  • Effective communication skills with individuals at all levels of the organization
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Ability to interpret and implement company policies and procedures
  • Attention to detail in all areas of work
Why Apply
This is an amazing opportunity to get into the business, learn the ropes and be poised for their succession plan to the Controller!


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