Director of Finance – SME – Laval

Located in Laval, our client, a large SME in the service sector, is looking for a Director of Finance to join its team.

It takes an expert to place one!

Main Responsibilities:
-Plans, organizes, directs and controls activities related to accounting, financial reporting and financial controls;
-Maximize cash profitability by making the necessary investments and participate in the foreign exchange strategy;
-Collaborates with the Chief Financial Officer and the heads of the various departments in the preparation of the annual budget and ensures its follow-up;
-Organizes and supervises the annual external audit;
-Present, analyze and communicate all financial analyses to various committees (Executive Committee, Management Committee, Audit Committee, etc.);
-Ensure constant communication between operations and finance in order to develop a participatory financial culture;
-Recruit, develop and supervise the employees of the department;

Job Requirements
-CPA
-7-15 years of experience
-Big 4 experience an asset
-Autonomous and able to set priorities and achieve goals
-Strong leadership and ability to take ownership of projects and accomplish them
-Results and deadline driven
-Bilingual: English and French

MAKE YOUR MOVE
Feeling like it’s time to move on to a better career opportunity, but don’t know where that would be? Let the experienced team at Exceleris help. With extensive experience in the industry, and an extensive network of employers and professionals, we can help you find the perfect fit. We have been in your shoes, and we know that it’s not all about money. The perfect accounting, taxation or financial career opportunity for you might also involve the right benefits package, a better work/life balance, location or even more opportunity for advancement. Our focus is, and always has been, on finding the perfect match between employers and professionals. At Exceleris, we are a different kind of accountant and finance Recruitment Company, one that isn’t based on “hitting our quotas” or simply matching resumes to openings. Because our managing partners have experience with accounting and finance from both sides of the table – internal accountant recruitment in Montreal and for other clients – we know firsthand what it takes to find and keep the right candidates.

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About the Author: Dejan Ristic

In 2004, I founded Exceleris. In addition to managing all recruitment aspects of Exceleris, I have consulted (as CFO or in similar roles) with a number of technology companies (both publicly traded and venture funded start-ups)....