Controller/Senior Accountant

  • Location: Halifax
  • Posting Date: March 10, 2023
  • Job Order ID: 948622
  • Consultant: Paul Melanson
  • Industry: Finance / Accounting
Are you a hands on, wear many hats Senior Accountant/Controller who doesn't mind rolling up the sleeves and counting all the beans?

Come join a successful local company who continues their incredible growth!

Management Responsibilities:
The controller is a senior member of the management team and reports directly to the CFO. They provide sound financial reporting and analysis to assist management in making decisions.

Financial Management Responsibilities:
The controller has primary responsibility to manage the day-to-day accounting and finance processes for the company. This includes preparation, reporting and analysis of all results. They also will play a key role in the development of processes and controls in the data processing and accounting functions of the business.

Ideal Competencies:
  • CPA Designation in process or planned
  • 3-5 years in Corp Accounting environment
  • Knowledge of local Construction Industry an asset
  • Intermediate or higher competency in Office 365
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong leadership and organization skills
  • Ability to delegate tasks, set expectation and monitor delegated activities
  • Management skills in planning, decision-making, and facilitation, while developing subordinates’ skillsets and encouraging staff growth
  • Quality management to improve and promote accuracy and thoroughness
  • Ability to multi-task and coordinate expectations

Reach out to Paul Melanson at MacDonald Search Group at to set an interview to discuss more details and the potential fit.