Terramera Inc Controller Contract in Vancouver, BC

Terramera Inc

Branch Vancouver BC CA

Vancouver, BC

Along with the CFO, authorize outgoing cheque and wire payments, and ensuring appropriate coding by the finance team;…

The Controller is responsible for managing the Company’s full cycle accounting, financial reportorting, and policies and procedures in a rapidly-growing high tech start-up environment. The position involves supervision of a bookkeeper and senior accountant, along with working with outside consultants.

Manage the company’s chart of accounts, accounting records, and intercompany transactions;
Manage the preparation of the monthly, quarterly and annual financial reports, including variance analysis;
Help maintain compliance with all federal, provincial, and local corporate, payroll and other applicable taxes;
Preparation and review of multi-currency and consolidated financial statements;
Help maintain and implement effective financial controls;
Help manage external audit requirements and work with auditors;
Review of payroll and remittance of relevant payroll taxes in Canada and the United States;
Preparation and maintenance of budgets and forecasts;
Along with the CFO, authorize outgoing cheque and wire payments, and ensuring appropriate coding by the finance team;
Ensure appropriate supporting accounting schedules are prepared;
Cash flow management;
Liase and work with the Company’s subsidiary in India related to financial controls and financial reporting;
Recommending enhancements to existing reporting processes;
Provide training and mentorship to the finance team;
Assist with the implementation of a new ERP system;
Other adhoc items and projects as they arise.

At least 5-10+ years experience in a similar role;
Well versed with US GAAP;
Strong understanding of foreign currency translations relating to multiple subsidiaries;
Experience with departmental and project reporting;
Qualified CPA (CA, CMA, or CGA);
Ability to identify problems and work to resolve them;
Ability to identify and implement process improvements within a fact-paced environment.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
Excellent time management skills;
Flexibility to assist with various tasks in a team-oriented environment;
Highly proficient computer skills, especially in Microsoft Excel.
Experience in Manufacturing preferred;
Experience in a small to medium sized fast-growing startup preferred.

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Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Vancouver, BC, CA
Posted on: 2016-10-31
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