Controller – Outsourced Services Division

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    negotiable / monthly
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  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
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    Accounting / Banking

Our outsourced services team, formally known as KLM Financial (, merged recently with BDO and is now a division of BDO Canada, is seeking a Controller, with an accounting designation, to join their team. Our outsourcing and advisory group provides world class, in house, finance and accounting services to clients of all sizes in any industry. We provide a full suite of financial solutions to our clients, including third- party recruiting services for finance and accounting roles, outsourcing of accounting and finance functions (CFO, Controller, and Bookkeeper for hire), and business advisory services. As a Controller for our clients, you will report to one of our outsourced service team CFO’s, as well as, be responsible for:Supervising and mentoring accounting teams.Budgeting, forecasting, and cash flow analysis.Period end financial reporting and working paper preparation for clients, as assigned.Financial management.Maintaining integrity of the accounting system and inputs.Understanding, implementing and monitoring an adequate control environment.Client relations.Ad hoc as requiredRequirements:Accounting Designation5 – 10 years of progressive accounting experiencePrevious controller experience or experience working in an accounting firm is an assetIntermediate computer skills including Microsoft Excel and WordAbility to work independently with minimum supervision, as well as, on a teamDetail oriented individual with strong organizational skillsEffective communication and interpersonal skillsTime management skills with ability to meet deadlinesExperience leading teams in a fast paced, results driven environmentAdvanced knowledge of accounting system(s) is an assetWork in an accounting firm environmentTravel to clientsAd hoc Why Work for BDO?BDO is the 5th largest accounting and advisory firm in the worldAt BDO, we consider our people to be our most valuable asset; we offer the opportunity to grow and develop in an innovative and collaborative environmentWe offer an unmatched degree of flexibility to help you professionally and personally succeedWe provide competitive salaries, a flexible benefits package and a matching RRSP optionOpportunity to work with like-minded individuals to support career developmentBDO is actively involved in our communities by supporting local charity initiatives, FCC’s “Drive Away Hunger”, Children’s Miracle Network and United Way#LI-ES1