Regional Controller

<p><strong>We are committed to putting the right people, in the right place at the right time while offering an inclusive work environment, opportunities for development, a competitive compensation package and excellent benefits.</strong></p> <p><strong><em>If you&rsquo;re ready to turn-around your career, CEDA has opportunities for you!</em></strong></p>

Fort McMurray, AB, Canada


<h4>We provide maintenance, turnaround, construction and project&nbsp;services for oil and gas, refinery, petrochemical, mining and other industrial facilities throughout Canada and the United States.</h4>

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Overview: Based in Fort McMurray at our Gregoire location, the Regional Controller is an exceptional leader for the regional finance team and provides best in class support to the operation executing in the field.<br /> <p><strong>Personal Characteristics&nbsp;</strong></p> <ul> <li>A leader people want to work for -&nbsp;you drive customer service and performance in your department</li> <li>You're&nbsp;a subject matter expert in your industry, you don't just know finance - you can help the business be successful using the tools available&nbsp;</li> <li>You're energized by providing support to the operational leaders&nbsp; - they execute flawlessly in the field and you drive the finance process&nbsp;</li> </ul>
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Key member of the Regional Leadership Team responsible for strategy</li> <li>Key liaison and financial adviser to Regional team in establishing controls, budgets and performance metrics&nbsp;</li> <li>Work alongside the Regional VP in developing results oriented business plans, cost saving initiatives and bid submissions to ensure the future growth and profitability of the operating unit</li> <li>Prepare annual budgets and forecasts in conjunction with operating unit</li> <li>Manage full cycle accounting function, which includes accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll and general ledger reconciliation</li> <li>Steward monthly accounting procedures to ensure financial activities are captured and reported in accordance with Company policies and GAAP</li> <li>Review and analyse monthly financial statements to ensure the timeliness and integrity of the business unit&rsquo;s financial results</li> <li>Prepare and communicate month-end reporting package</li> <li>Develop, implement and monitor control and process improvement initiatives within the operating unit</li> <li>Support year end audit requirements</li> <li>Assist in financial system design and implementation</li> <li>Assist in&nbsp;integrations and other special project work as required&nbsp;</li> </ul>
Requirements: <ul> <li>Business diploma or University degree in Accounting, Finance or Business is required</li> <li>A professional accounting designation - CPA (preferred), CMA or CGA&nbsp;is required</li> <li>7+ years progressive accounting related experience in a management capacity</li> <li>Advanced knowledge of accounting and control practices is a must</li> <li>Knowledge of oil and gas, energy or industrial service industries an asset</li> <li>Exposure to a &ldquo;daily field capture&rdquo; system would be an asset</li> <li>Strong computer skills &ndash; Financial/Project Accounting applications &ndash; ERP experience would be an asset, Excel, Word, Outlook</li> </ul>