Employment Opportunity - Finance Department - Financial Controller of Samson Management Ltd.
The Financial Controller is responsible to plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the operation of financial and accounting departments by developing and implementing financial policies and systems. In addition, the financial controller will assist in evaluating current and new business & investment opportunities with the intent of maximizing the organizations return. This individual must have strong communication skills and must be able to adapt to a fast pace work environment.
Duties and Responsibilities
The Financial Controller must be able to plan, organize, and control the operations of the Finance Department of Samson Management Ltd.
Plan, finance and accounting requirements in conjunction with other departments
Develop and implement the financial policies, systems and procedures of establishments
Prepare or co-ordinate the preparation of financial statements, summaries, and other cost-benefit analyses and financial management reports
Co-ordinate the financial planning and budget process, and analyze and correct estimates
Supervise the development and implementation of financial simulation models
Evaluate financial reporting systems, accounting procedures and investment activities and make recommendations for changes to procedures, operating systems, budgets, and other financial control functions to all departments
Recruit, organize, train and manage staff
Establish profitability standards for investment activities and handle mergers and/or acquisitions
Notify and report to General Manager concerning any trends that are critical to the organization’s financial performance
Must be able to train and mentor other accounting staff
Complete any assigned tasks as directed from the General Manager
A university degree in business administration, finance or accounting
And/or Accounting designation (CA, CMA, CGA preferred but not required)
Experience in accounting, budgeting, financial planning, and analysis or other financial activities
Must possess understanding of online banking procedures
Proficiency with computers and knowledge of accounting systems and programs
Public relation skills are an asset
Ability to teach and mentor accounting staff
Experience working with “For-Profit” businesses an asset
Adagio Software experience an asset but not required
Any combination of the above criteria will be considered
Wage Expectations: Salary will be based on experience and knowledge
Closing Date: Until a suitable candidate is found
Interested persons are requested to submit a resume and a clear criminal record check by mail, by hand, email, or fax to:
Samson Management Ltd.
Box 539, Maskwacis Alberta, TOC 1N0
Telephone: (780) 585 – 2468 Fax: (780) 585-2393