Our client, a growing importer of women’s clothing located in the heart of Montreal’s fashion district, is looking for a qualified and experienced Controller that will be responsible for managing daily, monthly and year end accounting activities.
Some of your responsibilities will be handling daily AP functions (including payments), journal entries, month end, year end, monthly financial statement preparation, managing provincial and federal reporting requirements and tax filings. You will also work closely with the Director of Finance and support all projects related to accounting functions and objectives as well as various assignments required by the CEO and Director of Finance. You will supervise 2 accounting clerks.
In order to qualify for this position, you should have at least 2-5 years of experience as a Controller for a fashion company. A BA in Accounting is a plus, you should be able to manage multiple competing priorities in a fast paced environment. You should be fluently bilingual and bonus points if you have a knowledge of Visual 2000 ERP system (Visual Next).