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Montréal | Full Time

Assistant controller


Based in Montreal and under the direction of the Director of Finance, the Assistant Controller will be responsible for overseeing the accounting of various business units while supporting the customer departments and management team regarding accounting, budgets and forecasting, controls, and financial information. The assistant controller will be responsible for monitoring and ensuring reliability of accounting and financial information for various divisions within the organization.


  • Oversee and lead the preparation of financial statements
  • Perform required tasks related to the month-end process including bank reconciliations, amortization and journal entries
  • Prepare monthly tax and compliance reports
  • Support the Director of Finance in the day-to-day management of the different operational functions of the finance department
  • Track the collection performance of receivables
  • Supervise the process of purchases and payments
  • Collaborate with external auditors during end-of-year audits
  • Produce and create reports for internal analysis
  • Ensure the integrity and reliability of the financial information of the business units
  • Supervise a team of accounting technicians
  • Participate in the optimization of administrative processes
  • Lead and participate in ad-hoc projects

Formation and experience

  • CPA Certification
  • Five (5) years of experience in a similar role
  • Bilingualism French / English


  • Analyzing and synthesizing skills, combined with the ability to write reports
  • Customer-oriented
  • Know-how to plan and manager priorities
  • Sense of organization, planning and attention to detail
  • Enhancing and sustaining the performance of others
  • Establish direction and accountability

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