Business Unit Controller

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Reference Number: 4607

  • Posted on: August 28, 2020
  • Closes on: September 30, 2020
  • Location: Kitchener, ON Canada
  • Category: Accounting & Finance
  • Type: Full Time
  • Salary: $100k - $115k Annually


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Are you an Accounting professional with experience handling full-cycle controllership responsibilities as well as experience working with operations and providing financial data to help with business decision? Our client is a well established, company located in Kitchener is looking to hire a Business Unit Controller to join their dynamic team.  The Controller will report to the Director of Finance and lead a team of 3.  This role has a great mix of traditional accounting as well as business analytics to help the company make strategic business decisions.

If this exciting opportunity to join a growing evolving company in the KW are is of interest to you please contact Peter Lister today at the email listed above and quote job #4607 in the subject line.

We would like to thank all applicants however only those under consideration will be contacted.  Thank you.

Why Work for our client:

  • Opportunity for career growth
  • The company has excellent benefits and an excellent pension plan
  • Stable organization that has seen a revenue increase during the pandemic
  • Well respected senior management team


  • Prepare and review monthly and yearly financials
  • Act as the main point of contact for the General Manager for all financial matters
  • Prepare budgets and cash forecasts
  • Train develop and hire accounting team
  • Create ad hoc reports for the business and corporate
  • Prepare financial modeling to assist senior management in business decisions
  • Other projects as required


  • You must have your CPA, CA, CGA or CMA designation
  • You must have strong operational accounting experience
  • Experience working in either distribution, manufacturing, food, agriculture, or consumer packaged goods industry is required
  • Strong business acumen is a must