Corporate Controller Job in Iqaluit, NU at Qikiqtaaluk Corporation

Qikiqtaaluk Corporation seeks an experienced Corporate Controller with a thorough knowledge of Accounting Standards for Private Enterprises and financial policies, procedures and directives. As a key member of the finance team, the incumbent will plan, direct and coordinate all accounting operational functions of the Corporation under the direction of the CFO.

Key Responsibilities:
Planning, directing and coordinating all accounting operational functions;

Managing the accumulation and consolidation of all financial data necessary for an accurate accounting of consolidated business results;

Coordinating and preparing internal and external financial statements;

Coordinating activities of external auditors;

Providing management with timely information vital to the decision-making process;

Assessing current accounting operations, offering recommendations for improvement to CFO and implementing new processes, as required;

Evaluating accounting and internal control systems, offering recommendations for improvement to CFO and updating controls, as required;

Evaluating the effectiveness of accounting software and supporting database, offering recommendations for improvement to CFO and updating, as required;

Overseeing regulatory reporting, frequently including tax planning and compliance;

Hiring, training, overseeing, and retaining skilled accounting staff; and

Managing outsourced finance and accounting services.

Qualifications and Skills required:
10 years’ experience in Accounting Role and 3 years’ experience as Controller;

MBA in Finance or Accounting or CPA is required;

Excellent people skills, with experience collaborating in a multi-disciplinary, diverse, and dynamic team;

Demonstrated experience in financial management and accounting, ideally in the for-profit sector;

Experience should include legal, audit, compliance, budget, and resource development;

Knowledge and/or experience with Nunavut and Northern Canada is an asset;

Proven ability to work with demanding deadlines, independently and with a team;

Excellent organization skills and strong attention to details;

Strong verbal and written communication skills;

Ability to work effectively in a cross-cultural environment;

Strong work ethic, sense of responsibility and confidentiality;and

Ability to prioritize work and manage multiple tasks, likely with competing priorities.

About the Company

Company: Qikiqtaaluk Corporation

Company Location:  Iqaluit, NU

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About Qikiqtaaluk Corporation