Chief Financial Officer

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Chief Financial Officer

Edmonton, AB


Posted Date: 05/05/2022

Job ID: 9D97573352

Accounting & Finance

Our client, a well-established private equity-backed organization in the industrial services industry, has partnered with David Aplin Group to hire a Chief Financial Officer based in Edmonton, Alberta.   
Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer and working with the Board of Directors, is an ideal opportunity for someone looking to lead a finance team through the next stage of a company’s growth and expansion.  The company currently has operations in Canada, the United States, the UK, and Australia.  
Benefits & Perks:
  • A strong performance-driven compensation package is available for the right candidate
  • Overseeing annual, quarterly, and monthly financial reporting and providing meaningful analysis  
  • Managing 15+ accounting staff, including the development, and mentoring of team members
  • Working with the Systems/IT Group on systems implementations and integrations
  • Recommending, implementing, and maintaining internal controls with respect to financial policies, processes, and procedures, with a focus on identifying and implementing process and efficiency improvements
  • Oversight of various tax filings and compliance issues, including reporting in multiple jurisdictions
  • Managing the external audit process
  • Liaising with various external lenders, auditors, legal counsel, insurers, tax authorities, and Ad hoc reporting
  • An Accounting degree and a CPA designation
  • 10 years’ post-designation experience including experience in a service company
  • Experience in managing an accounting and finance team spread across multiple geographies
  • Experience with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and U.S. GAAP
  • Experience working as a financial business partner to operations
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, including the ability to communicate clearly with direct reports and management to ensure deadlines are met within a team atmosphere
  • Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills to manage time-sensitive issues in a fast-paced working environment
  • Strong managerial skills with the ability to lead, motivate and mentor a team
  • Ability to see the big picture but have a willingness to dive into the details as a team player
Job ID: 9D97573352
If you are interested in this position and meet the qualifications, apply today! We thank all applicants; however, only those who are authorized to work in Canada or are selected for an interview will be contacted.
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