Financial Services

Advert ID



Edmonton Capital Region

Job Type




Salary Range

Based on Experience

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Alberta Complex - Professional - (CAN) 10031 101 Street NW (Professional) AB Edmonton , AB T5J 0H9



Job Description

Manpower is currently seeking a Controller for a permanent position with a major client in Edmonton, AB. Don't wait… Apply today!

Location: Edmonton, AB

Duration: Permanent contract with extensive benefits

What will you be doing?

* Works as part of the management team to help set and implement corporate objectives. Oversees the GL, budget, monthly financials, and preparation of annual financials

* Responsible for the timely and accurate reporting of financial information to appropriate groups, including internal parties, multiple government regulators, cross border tax filing and other outside agencies

* Reviews and improves existing accounting procedures to ensure best-practices, develops policies and recommends improvements.

* Manages payroll and oversees the payables and receivables functions ensuring that monthly financial reports are produced in a timely manner

* Conducts cashflow projections, budgeting, analyses, cost accounting as appropriate, COGS analyses, and forecasting, working closed with the General Sales Manager and the Supply Chain Manager

* Works closely with the Supply Chain Manager and/ or the Supply Chain Team, to review inventory levels and order patterns, and to resolve discrepancies

What will you bring?

* Accounting Designation

* 7+ years leadership and accounting experience with at least 5+ years' experience in AR/AP

* Solid knowledge of Microsoft GP ERP system, Microsoft Office suite (particularly Excel), and Cloud server environments.

* Experience working within a multi-currency, multinational ERP system

* Strong knowledge of Employer/Employee rights and obligations and benefit administration

* Refined ability to communicate, oversee and delegate responsibilities and provide leadership and training to key personnel

* Advanced written and verbal communication and customer service skills

* Able to manage multiple priorities simultaneously and meet the time demands of unpredictable activities, capable of handling pressure and challenges in a dynamic business environment

* Possession of key competencies, including conflict management, business negotiation, combined with exceptional organizational and decision-making skills

Manpower would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however, due to the number of individuals applying to positions at Manpower, only successful applicants will be contacted. All other resumes will be retained for future opportunities.

Manpower is dedicated to building a diverse workforce that reflects the diversity of Canada. We are committed to creating a welcoming, fair and inclusive environment by offering equal opportunity access our services and programs. We encourage all to participate in our staffing and workforce development opportunities, including people of any ethnic or national background, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, Indigenous Peoples and persons with disabilities.

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