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PositionController for a public - traded company
Position No.:1524
LocationSouth Edmonton (south of Ellerslie)
Salary$95 - $115,000/year
ContactJudy Sayler


Position Outline:  The Controller will be a key member of the company's Senior Management team, reporting to the CFO, overseeing internal and external financial reporting, operational accounting, internal controls, internal audits and supervision of a small accounting team.

Specific Responsibilities Include:

  • Financial reporting for the Company including external IFRS reporting matters.
  • Plan and execute monthly financial close process including variance analysis and updating of rolling quarterly forecasts.
  • Full cycle accounting and assist with cost control activities.
  • Maintain and test internal controls and procedures.
  • Assist with annual audits and quarterly board packages.
  • Assist with the preparation of any monthly, quarterly  and annual tax reports and liaise with tax accountants on the annual filings.
  • CPA designation preferably with a University degree in Commerce or Business.
  • Excellent knowledge and experience of IFRS.
  • Ideally, a demonstrated knowledge of financial reporting for a public company.
  • Ideally, a strong proficiency with Great Plains Dynamix.
  • 5 - 10 years senior experience in accounting, with experience in the mining industry a plus.

Skills and Competencies:

  • Strong proficiency with Microsoft Excel and the knowledge of GP.
  • Strong communication skills (verbal and written) and the ability to provide leadership to a variety of individuals.
  • Effective organizational and time management skills in handling multiple priorities, performing a variety of tasks, and meeting required deadlines.
Referrals: If you are not interested in this position but know of someone who you feel has similar qualifications to yourself and who you would like to refer to us, we offer an excellent referral bonus if that individual is hired by one of our clients.

If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please click the Apply button to send your resume in confidence. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


Sayler's Employment & Consulting Ltd., 2010