Director of Finance

Type: Temporary
Location: East Hants, NS
Job Number: AS14350

Our client is seeking an Interim Controller for a 14-month maternity leave position in their East Hants, Nova Scotia office. The successful candidate will provide effective management to the financial operations of the organization and thrives in a fast-paced, engaging environment.

Key responsibilities:

  • Financial reporting
  • Perform monthly accounting entries
  • Oversee AP, AR, and fixed assets
  • Review and approve bank reconciliations
  • Payroll administration
  • Participate in monthly management meetings
  • Assist in ad-hoc reporting as needed
  • Ensure policies and processes are followed
  • Supervision of staff
  • Other duties as required


  • Chartered Professional Accountant designation is required
  • 2+ years’ senior accounting experience in a supervisory role
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Sound judgement, diplomacy, and decision making skills
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Adaptability and strong problem resolution skills
  • Self-motivated and results oriented
  • Successful in a constantly changing environment

Our client rewards hard work and dedication, and offers a highly competitive salary and bonus package, as well as excellent benefits.