Vice President, Finance


Type: Permanent
Location: HRM
Job Number: AS13172

Our client, a dynamic and high growth privately owned organization, is seeking an experienced, hands-on Vice President, Finance to oversee all the accounting and finance functions for their head office in HRM. This is a permanent opportunity.

Combining an entrepreneurial spirit with commitment and drive, you will play an integral role in the continued growth of this industry leader. Reporting to the President and Chief Executive Officer, primary responsibilities include:

  • Financial accounting and reporting
  • Internal processes and controls management
  • Budgeting and forecasting
  • Strategic leadership
  • Risk management
  • Treasury
  • Staff management
  • Other accounting, finance and special project responsibilities as required

The ideal candidate will possess a Chartered Professional Accountant designation and a minimum of five years’ experience at the senior level. This role requires advanced knowledge of general accounting and financial reporting, internal systems and processes, strategies, practices and corporate planning. Additionally, you will be required to function at both a strategic level and operating level while working alongside a strong management team and committed staff. You combine exceptional interpersonal and communication skills with a committed approach that consistently shows initiative and adaptability. The ability to deal with constant change and take ownership of your responsibilities is required.

Our client rewards hard work and dedication, and offers a highly competitive salary and bonus package, as well as excellent benefits. If you enjoy operating at a very senior level while also getting into the details in a dynamic, fast-paced and ever-changing environment, this may be the career move for you.