Chief Financial Officer

Type: Permanent
Location: Lunenburg
Job Number: AS2091

Our client, a dynamic, private organization with diverse operations, is seeking an experienced, hands-on Chief Financial Officer on a full-time basis to oversee all of the accounting and finance functions for their head office in Lunenburg area. This is a permanent opportunity.

Reporting to the President and Owner, you will play an integral role in the growth of the organization. Primary responsibilities include:

  • Corporate governance and regulatory compliance
  • Corporate finance and treasury
  • Strategic management
  • Cost and financial accounting and reporting management
  • Developing, implementing, and managing internal controls and systems
  • Risk management
  • Budgeting and forecasting
  • Other accounting, finance, and special project responsibilities as required

The ideal candidate will possess a professional accounting designation (CA, CMA, CGA) and a minimum of five years’ experience at the senior level. This role requires advanced knowledge of both cost and financial accounting and reporting, internal systems and processes, strategies, practices and corporate planning.

Key competencies you possess as a well-rounded professional include a high degree of initiative, accountability, and excellent problem resolutions skills. Additionally, you combine exceptional interpersonal and communication skills with a committed approach that consistently shows adaptability and ability to manage conflicting priorities while meeting tight deadlines. The ability to work autonomously and take ownership of your responsibilities is required.

This is a permanent position offering a competitive benefits and compensation package commensurate with experience and qualifications.  The organization offers a positive, and team focused workplace that promotes respect, honesty and trust. If you are a committed individual with proven multitasking abilities and advanced problem resolution skills, this may be the career move for you.