Controller/Senior Accountant

Job Number
GB#6687
Job Title
Controller/Senior Accountant
Salary Range
Based upon experience
Benefits
Excellent including health spending, RSP match
Category
Accounting Jobs
Industry
Technology
Location
Kitsilano
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*Remote position for local candidate, candidate will be required to travel into the office 1 or 2 days per week*

Our client has two affiliated B2B companies – one is a growing SaaS companies and the second provides data services to retail, restaurant, and service chain stores across North America.

They are searching for a highly motivated and capable Senior Accountant/Controller to make an immediate impact and influence the direction of the company by providing stakeholders with key financial information.

Suitable candidate will be happy to roll up their sleeves and take care of the day-to-day accounting along with supporting management with analysis and decision support.  The Controller is replacing a bookkeeper as company growth and greater demand require a broader skill set and knowledge.

Great opportunity to be part of a growing business.  Due to Covid remote work.  Post covid will have the flexibility to work at home and office.

Responsibilities:

  • Full-cycle accounting for two businesses (Xero online platform)
  • Employee Payroll Management
  • Liaise with our Canadian and US tax advisors to ensure provincial, federal and state compliance.
  • Preparation of working papers to assist our accounting firm with year-end’s
  • Manage Company’s royalty tracking and reporting process
  • Manage the process to track and update customer contracts
  • Develop a process for weekly, monthly, and quarterly account functions and reporting
  • Participate in quarterly finance call with accounting firm and prepare reporting to Company’s management
  • Manage some supplier contracts
  • Streamline processes, build efficiencies, and automate data entry components.

Administrative Roles:

  • Health benefit plan administration
  • Collect and open mail once per week and perform filing.

Qualifications:

  • Recently designated CPA with one to two years post education experience
  • SaaS experience is a plus, not required
  • Strong analytical skills to support financial planning
  • Able to build financial models on Excel
  • Comfortable with full cycle hands on accounting and payroll
  • Experience with revenue recognition
  • Build processes and proactively add value with your support
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong communication skills both verbal and written

Recruiter Info

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Karen Epp

Karenepp

Karen Epp, CPC is the Senior Finance and Accounting Recruiter at Goldbeck Recruiting Inc and brings over twenty years of experience recruiting professionals in Accounting, Finance, Insurance, Banking, and Human Resources. One of the advantages of working with Karen in your search for Accounting Professionals is the extensive long standing relationships with candidates and reputable clients.

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