Controller

  • Category
    Accounting & Finance - Controller
  • Job type
    Direct Hire
  • Location
    Ottawa, Ontario

Adecco is currently hiring for a permanent Controller for our Automotive Client located in Ottawa, On. The successful candidate will oversee the day to day financial accounting of the location and will report to the Corporate Controller. The successful candidate will have a valid accounting designation ((CA,CPA;CMA;CGA) along with 2-3 years of experience working in the automotive industry.


Our client has been proudly servicing the Ottawa region since 1942 and currently have several locations throughout the Ottawa region. They build their reputation within the company of being competent, caring and trustworthy. They are also recognized by General Motors as being one of Canada’s most outstanding Dealerships. The company offers a very competitive compensation plan and full benefits and bonuses.


Controller Duties include:

• Manage the daily operation of the accounting department.
• Bank reconciliations on a daily basis.
• Preparing financial statements and interim reports
• Oversee payroll/benefit functions
• Preparing key performance indicator reports and daily department docs
• Monitoring of progress toward dealership targets
• Auditing paperwork to ensure compliance
• Other responsibilities may be assigned as appropriate

Controller Qualifications and Requirements:


• Professional accounting designation (CGA, CMA, CA, or CPA) required
• Excellent communication and analytical skills
• Proven leadership skills
• Able to work in a fast paced, deadline oriented atmosphere
• Ability to handle multiple tasks and meet deadlines
• Extremely attentive to detail
• 3-5 years of accounting experience
• 2-3 years of Automotive experience will be an asset


Controller Software Requirements:


• Ability to operate PC-based software (Microsoft Outlook, Excel, Word, etc.)
• Experience with Accounting Software



If you are interested in the Controller position located in Ottawa ON, apply by clicking the "Apply Now" button below.

  • Apply with Adecco

Reference number CA_EN_2_021956_28326

Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Adecco’s Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants will need to make their needs known in advance to their Adecco representative.

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