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Job description

Eagle’s client is seeking a Senior Director of Finance for a permanent job opportunity.

Key Senior Director of Finance Skills
  • A Canadian or US accounting designation in good standing
  • Seven (7) to ten (10) years' experience in a senior financial management/accounting role within a multi-entity, private sector organization 
  • Experience managing a team of 10+
Additional Requirements:
  • Relevant Bachelor’s degree from an accredited post-secondary institution in Business, Accounting, or Finance
  • Sound knowledge working with mid-size ERP platforms
  • Superior communication skills, both written and oral 
  • Demonstrated exceptional leadership and ability to motivate and engage team member
  • Ability to establish sound working relationships with all stakeholders
  • Excellent technical and analytical skills, with strong attention to detail
  • Highly effective in presenting financial information to groups including executive leadership
  • Passion and drive for continuous improvement 
These skills are considered assets:
  • Financial reporting under US GAAP
  • Managing Payroll in a unionized environment
  • Managing a remote team 
  • Specific experience with Sage 300, SAP CONCUR, COGNOS Controller, ADP Workforce Now, Co-Star
As a Senior Director of Finance, you will be responsible for:
  • Leading and overseeing all finance department functions;
  • Full cycle accounting in accordance with US GAAP for multiple legal entities;
  • Monthly/Quarterly submissions to US Corporate head office including monthly variance report preparation and analysis;
  • Payroll for approximately 1,500 FTE (union and non-union staff);
  • Treasury and banking;
  • Cashflow management and reporting;
  • Annual audit and tax return process with external firm;
  • Statutory report filing;
  • Monitoring and managing internal controls;
  • Developing and maintaining a high caliber, accountable, engaged, and effective team; and,
  • Striving for continuous improvement and a commitment to excellence.
Don’t miss out on this opportunity, apply online today!

Eagle is an equal opportunity employer and will provide accommodations during the recruitment process upon request. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted. Please note that your application does not signify the beginning of employment with Eagle and that employment with Eagle will only commence when placed on an assignment as a temporary employee of Eagle.