Location: Exeter

Zone: Ontario

Type: Finance

Posted: 08-28-2023

Expires: 10-31-2023

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Hensall Co-op is seeking a self-motivated individual to become an integral member of our Finance and Accounting team at the Exeter location. The Controller will play a critical role in overseeing and managing the financial operations of the business to provide strategic financial guidance to senior management.

What Hensall Co-op has to offer:
  • Competitive annual salary paid bi-weekly
  • Group Benefits plan (health, dental, life insurance, disability, HCSA)
  • Pension Plan matched by company


Job Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Prepare and analyze financial statements, including balance sheets, income statements, and cash flow statements
  • Provide regular financial reports to senior management, highlighting key financial metrics and variances
  • Conduct financial analysis to identify trends, risks, and opportunities, and present findings to management for decision-making
  • Collaborate with department heads to develop annual operating budgets
  • Monitor and track budget performance, analyze variances, and provide recommendations for corrective actions
  • Prepare financial forecasts and projections based on market trends, business goals, and industry analysis
  • Ensure accurate and timely recording of financial transactions and adherence to accounting principles and regulatory requirements
  • Supervise and mentor a team of finance professionals, providing guidance and support in their professional growth
  • Ensure compliance with applicable financial regulations, accounting standards, and tax laws
  • Coordinate and facilitate internal and external audits, providing necessary documentation and addressing audit findings
  • All other duties as assigned


Job Requirements:
  • Strong knowledge of accounting principles, financial analysis, budgeting, and forecasting
  • Excellent knowledge of financial software, enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems, and Microsoft Excel
  • Excellent analytical skills, attention to detail, and problem-solving abilities
  • Strong understanding of financial regulations, compliance, and reporting standards
  • Effective leadership and team management skills


Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in business, finance, or other related program
  • Completion of Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation
  • 5+ years of experience in an accounting or finance environment
  • Prior knowledge of US GAAP and IFRS and/or knowledge of risk management related to FX considered an asset


If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit your cover letter and resume through our online portal. 


Hensall Co-op is committed to employment equity and encourages members of the four designated groups to apply.

Accommodations will be made upon request.