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Our client, a large manufacturing company, is looking for a Chief Accountant to actively contribute to the success of
the company and work with a team of professionals ready to make their mark and innovate.

CPA, Minimum of 5 years of experience, including 3 in a management position, Experience in a manufacturing environment (an asset), IFRS, ERP.

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Activity sector
Supervisory experience

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THE ROLE: Chief Accountant

The Chief Accountant will manage a team of 8 people working on the financial accounting of business entities and the
company’s head office.

Specifically, the Chief Accountant will be called upon to:

  • Ensure service efficiency and set the team’s course by aligning with the objectives of the the company
  • Monitor the rigorous application of policies and procedures in accordance with service agreements – the service agreements need to be reviewed and updated
  • Establish adequate internal controls for the financial accounting department, in collaboration with the other team leaders
  • Participate in updating key procedures and controls for NI 52-109
  • Review various analyses produced by the general accounting team on a monthly and quarterly basis;
  • Review the analyses produced by the team to make them value-added;
  • Ensure that all required analyses are produced to a high standard of quality;
  • Provide the assistance required by the internal and external audit.
  • Ensure the integrity of financial data under its governance.
  • Collaborate in the development of new tools
  • Review the ways of doing things in order to be a value-added business partner
  • Participate in different projects according to the needs of the Finance team
  • Ensure optimal management of the work team
  • Embrace, facilitate and lead change
  • Mobilize resources towards common goals by setting clear expectations and objectives, acting as model (leader) by conveying the company’s values
  • Provide outstanding service to internal and external customers
  • Provide accounting expertise to internal staff and business units
  • Establish individual work and development objectives
  • Communicate the orientations and issues of the service and the company on a regular basis
  • Ensure ongoing team and individual communication
  • Ensuring that its employees are properly trained in all respects
  • Professional accounting designation (CPA)
  • Minimum of 5 years experience, 3 of which in a management position
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment (an asset)
  • Strong sense of priorities and excellent ability to support a team in its management of priorities
  • Ability to challenge, innovate and take initiative
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to work in a team and build good relationships with different functions
  • Perseverance, rigour, autonomy and initiative
  • Excellent ability to establish good relationships with clients and colleagues

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Please note that the masculine is used to lighten the text, without prejudice to the feminine form.

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