• Controller
    • Controller, WORK FROM HOME (WFH)

      You want to do work that matters. We want to make that possible. Our client is a technology company in the transportation space that re-imagines how passengers travel in the future. As part of their growth, the company wants to hire people looking for long-term career as a Controller.

      You will assume a leadership role, guiding, developing, and supporting the Accounting team in effectively managing the day-to-day operations of our company. You will oversee all financial and accounting aspects, including accounts receivable, accounts payable, cash management, month-end closing, financial statement preparation and reporting, financial statement analysis and commentary, and statutory compliance, including sales taxes and audits.

      Additionally, your responsibilities will encompass generating various operational and financial reports, such as Attrition and Working Capital, among others. Your meticulous attention to detail, critical thinking, and analytical skills will play a pivotal role in collecting and analyzing data from diverse source systems to support strategic decision-making across the organization.

      This role will report to the VP of Finance and involve close collaboration with multiple vertical business units, as they operate as a shared services organization supporting finance and accounting functions. You should excel in assessing process and system gaps, proposing solutions, and implementing change management with clear and concise communication to all stakeholders.

      Primary Responsibilities:

      • Oversee month-end processes for timely and accurate financial reporting, including journal entries, reconciliations, and variance analysis.
      • Lead and support the Accounting Team (AP, AR, and General Accounting) by setting objectives, managing targets, and mentoring team members.
      • Manage daily banking operations, improve efficiencies, and create internal procedures.
      • Expertly prepare financial statements, including balance sheets, income statements, and disclosures.
      • Assist in compiling and reporting local and US commodity taxes, enhancing processes.
      • Apply IFRS expertise, especially IFRS 15 and IFRS 16, to contract analysis and revenue recognition.
      • Identify opportunities for cost reduction and process improvement within finance and accounting.
      • Develop and oversee corporate policies and maintain effective communication with leadership.
      • Play a key role in internal and external audit activities.
      Qualifications for Success:

      • Minimum of 5+ years of accounting or finance experience, with a valuable background in the software industry.
      • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business Management.
      • CPA designation with firm experience.
      • Strong leadership, communication, and team motivation skills.
      • Exceptional analytical and problem-solving abilities, detail-oriented, and adept at translating financial data into actionable insights.
      • In-depth knowledge of accounting principles, revenue recognition, and financial reporting (IFRS/US GAAP).
      • Proven track record in leading month-end closing processes, year-end audits, process enhancements, and improving financial performance.
      • Familiarity with ERP systems and business intelligence software; experience with Microsoft Dynamics Great Plains, Adaptive, BPC, or Netsuite's OpenAir is a plus.

      Poly Tech Talent is committed to an inclusive, equitable process. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of our selection process

Poly Tech Talent Inc. is committed to accommodating the individual needs of job candidates, in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), within our recruitment processes and skills testing practices. Job candidates are asked to contact us if you require any accommodations to ensure your equal participation in recruitment and job selection processes.