Controller

Kieran, 5900 Kieran, St-Laurent, Quebec, Canada Req #269
Friday, February 19, 2021
Founded in 1957, Joseph Ribkoff is an iconic designer, manufacturer and distributor of fashionable women’s apparel which is designed, sewn and produced in Canada and sold to 64 international markets. They are headquartered in Montreal where 400 of their 500 employees are based.  The Montreal location includes the corporate offices, production and warehouse facilities. 

OBJECTIVE
 

Reporting to the Corporate Controller, the Controller will be managing all finance and accounting operations. This will include corporate accounting, regulatory and financial reporting, as well as development of internal control policies and procedures. Coordinating and directing the preparation of the budget and financial forecasts and report variances. Preparing and publishing timely monthly financial statements and ensure compliance with all applicable fiscal laws. Provide financial support and advice to local management team.


RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Responsible for month-end process for a group of company;
  • Preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual financial statement;
  • Manage and coach a team
  • Revise payroll booking and process
  • Manage Income tax and sales tax
  • Develop, maintain, and analyze budgets, prepare periodic reports that compare budgeted costs to actual costs;
  • Prepare management report and variance analysis;
  • Implement and monitor Corporate policies
  • Coordinate the preparation of regulatory reporting and responsible to report on time
  • Prepare and maintain control and ensure quality control over financial transactions and financial reporting
  • Responsible of all audit
  • Participate on special projects and ongoing improvement

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum of 5 years of working experience as a controller or overall combined accounting and finance experience
  • Proven experience dealing consolidation including accounting norms and multiple currencies.
  • CPA degree required (with auditing experience preferred)
  • Minimum of 3 years of proven experience in managing a team
  • Knowledge and application of European VAT regulation and customs compliance considered an asset.
  • Bilingual (written and verbal) a must
  • Team player and good organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Meticulous and attention to details
  • Advanced Excel skills and Microsoft D365 an asset
Joseph Ribkoff is an equal opportunity at will employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of age, race, religion, color, disability, sex, sexual orientation or national origin.

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  • Pay Type Salary
  • Kieran, 5900 Kieran, St-Laurent, Quebec, Canada