• Category
    Accounting & Finance - Controller
  • Job type
    Direct Hire
  • Location
    Richmond, British Columbia

Controller l Richmond, BC l Permanent
Adecco has partnered up with a leading global mechanical maintenance company operating in 30 countries over 7 continents. The client is looking an Operational savvy Controller to oversee Accounting and compliance in their Corporate office in Richmond, BC. If you possess superior Leadership experience, we would like to talk to you!!


Oversee department and work closely with the Executive Leadership team and Shared Services stakeholders to provide key financial support and management reporting including KPI’s for operating and strategic decision making
Work with FP&A to provide analytics on a monthly, quarterly, annual and adhoc basis
Lead and manage the preparation of accurate and timely monthly, quarterly and annual financial results with supporting information to the business
Oversee and manage the month end close process, by ensuring effective financial controls, processes and policies and procedures are established to support the transactional accounting and financial reporting
Review of monthly reconciliations and journal entries as required to ensure that the books and records are complete and accurate at a statutory and management level
Work with Executive Leadership to address technical accounting and reporting issues or other unusual events or transactions/contracts
Work with corporate to ensure compliance with SOX, IT and corporate compliance standards through self-testing
Implement new processes as required or participating in projects to stream line the processes; including new systems
Ensure compliance with all local, state, federal/statutory, porting requirements for designated entities.
Oversee and co-ordinate the interim and annual audit processes for all entities including overseas entities
Foster a rewarding team-based culture for the finance team including mentorship and development of staff
Performance management of the team through goal setting, training and continual feedback and evaluate department staff as required
International travel may be required but less than 5% of the time.


Designated Accountant CPA - CGA, CMA, CA
At least 5 years of experience in a financial leadership role, preferably in large, multi-jurisdiction organization
Understanding of US GAAP required
Standard and cost accounting experience would be an asset
Proven leadership abilities to motivate, develop and enhance the performance of individuals and teams.
Possesses strong business acumen and bottom-line orientation as it relates to decision making which impacts the organization.
Strong team player with all levels of staff
Always seeking better methodologies of how to improve on processes and programs.
Superior interpersonal, communication and presentation skills. Is comfortable building a relationship with external stakeholders.
Enjoys working and leading others through change.

If you are interested in the Controller position in Richmond, BC, please apply today!

Executive Recruiter: Caroll Lai

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Reference number CA_EN_2_026526_28068

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