Our outsourced services team, formally known as KLM Financial (www.klmfinancial.ca), 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.
Maintaining integrity of the accounting system and inputs.
Understanding, implementing and monitoring an adequate control environment.
5 – 10 years of progressive accounting experience
Previous controller experience or experience working in an accounting firm is an asset
Intermediate computer skills including Microsoft Excel and Word
Ability to work independently with minimum supervision, as well as, on a team
Detail oriented individual with strong organizational skills
Effective communication and interpersonal skills
Time management skills with ability to meet deadlines
Experience leading teams in a fast paced, results driven environment
Advanced knowledge of accounting system(s) is an asset
Work in an accounting firm environment
Travel to clients