Career Opportunities

Current Career Opportunities

Below are current career opportunities available through Winchesters. We are always posting new positions so please check back on a regular basis for new career opportunities.

Corporate Controller
Toronto, Ontario
$110,000-$130,000 base plus bonus, excellent benefits and vacation

Our client is a growing Real Estate development company in Toronto, ON. They are looking for an experienced Controller to join the small team in accounting.

Reporting to the CFO, the Corporate Controller will be responsible for oversight of all finance, accounting and reporting activities. The Corporate Controller will lead all day-to-day finance operations of the company and supervise the development and property management sides of the business. This position is a very unique position giving the successful candidate the opportunity to work on more than just typical accounting duties. The Corporate Controller will also be involved on the private equity side of the business, which includes an understanding of deal structure and investor reporting.

Responsibilities:

  • Partner with the CFO to work on financings, joint venture opportunities, investor reporting and private/institutional equity
  • Oversee the operations of the accounting department, including the design of an organizational structure adequate for achieving the department’s goals and objectives
  • Oversee the accounting operations of the company’s joint ventures, limited partnerships and related investor reporting and capital account management
  • Treasury and cash management including cash flow forecasting
  • Quarterly and annual reporting and consolidation of the current Funds
  • Oversee monthly reporting
  • Work closely with the Director of Acquisitions on performance reporting
  • Ensure proper control, policies and procedures are maintained
  • Work with other team members on budgets and proformas
  • Supervise the maintenance of the financial ledgers and accounting process
  • Supervise the accounting team of 4
  • Comply with federal and provincial and local legal requirements
  • Provide financial analysis as required, in particular for capital investments
  • Hire, coach, counsel, and conduct performance reviews for all new and existing accounting staff

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or business administration
  • CPA designation would be an asset
  • Minimum of 10 years of progressive accounting experience
  • Able to create and promote a positive and supportive working environment
  • Proactive, hands-on strategic thinker who will own, in partnership with the CFO, the responsibility for finance and accounting
  • Solid experience in accounting including consolidation, development accounting, job costing, budgets and investment accounting
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please email your resume in confidence to elan@winchesters.ca Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applicants, only those individuals chosen for interview will be contacted.

Senior Staff Accountant
Toronto, ON
$65,000-$75,000 base plus 15% bonus, great benefits and fantastic company culture

Our client is one of our preferred audit clients in Toronto. The firm is looking for a senior associate (designated or close to) to join the business and hopefully grow with the business to become partner.

This firm has divisions in audit, advisory and tax giving the successful candidate opportunities to work in each area of the business.

Responsibilities:

  • Plan and prepare time budget for review and audit engagements for subsequent approval by the Manager and/or the Partner;
  • Prepare financial statements including all the required notes and year end letters (i.e., enclosure letter, legal information letter and engagement letter);
  • Ensure that all planned procedures have been completed in accordance with the firm’s policies and procedures, and GAAS, if applicable.  Also to ensure that all queries and outstanding points have been cleared satisfactorily;
  • Complete the following audit sections: walkthroughs, internal control analysis, accounts receivable, accounts payable, inventory, revenue and expenses;
  • Complete entire NTRs, reviews and small audits;
  • Train and supervise junior staff on audit engagements;
  • Prepare corporate and personal tax returns;
  • Promptly review any significant assurance engagement findings or questions involving accounting principles or statement presentation with the Manager or Partner and make suggestions as to their resolution

Requirements:

  • University Degree and completion or close to completion of CPA, CA designation
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in public accounting
  • Solid knowledge of GAAP, CAS, and Canadian tax
  • Excellent client service skills with desire and ability to understand the clients’ businesses
  • Strong communication skills to deal with internal and external stakeholders
  • Can-do attitude and a desire to grow and be challenged

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please email your resume in confidence to elan@winchesters.ca Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applicants, only those individuals chosen for interview will be contacted.

Senior Staff Accountant
North York, ON
$60,000-$75,000 compensation

Our client is a reputable accounting firm in North York with services in audit, tax and advisory. The firm is looking for a senior staff accountant (designated or close to) to join the business and hopefully grow with the business to become partner. The client-base for this position will be privately held owner-managed companies and the successful candidate should take pride and enjoy working with business owners to help them through the many accounting issues that come up.

If you see your career remaining in public accounting and you want a firm that values its employees, apply now!

Responsibilities:

  • Plan and prepare time budget for review and audit engagements
  • Prepare financial statements including all the required notes and year end letters
  • Ensure that all planned procedures have been completed in accordance with the firm’s policies and procedures
  • Ensure that all queries and outstanding points have been cleared satisfactorily
  • Complete the following audit sections: walkthroughs, internal control analysis, accounts receivable, accounts payable, inventory, revenue and expenses
  • Complete entire NTRs, reviews and small audits
  • Prepare corporate and personal tax returns
  • Promptly review any significant assurance engagement findings or questions involving accounting principles or statement presentation with the Manager or Partner and make suggestions as to their resolution
  • Train and supervise junior staff on audit engagements

Requirements:

  • University Degree and completion or close to completion of CPA designation
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in public accounting
  • Solid knowledge of GAAP, CAS, and Canadian tax
  • Excellent client service skills with desire and ability to understand the clients’ businesses
  • Strong communication skills to deal with internal and external stakeholders
  • Can-do attitude and a desire to grow and be challenged

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please email your resume in confidence to elan@winchesters.ca Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applicants, only those individuals chosen for interview will be contacted.

Senior Project Accountant
North York, Ontario
$75,000-$85,000 annual salary

Excellent growing real estate development company looking for a senior project accountant. This is a great opportunity for a CPA-designate coming from public accounting and looking to get into the hottest industry in the Greater Toronto Area. Our well-known client in Toronto develops real estate primarily in the GTA and is looking to add a senior project accountant to the finance team.

The senior project accountant will work on a varied array of interesting responsibilities like monthly draw work and preparing project pro forma statements, to name a few.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone who either has intermediate project accounting experience or currently works in public accounting and is looking to make a move to industry.

Responsibilities:

  • Monthly financial draws
  • Monthly/year end financial statements
  • Preparation of monthly cash flows, reviewing of all job costs, account reconciliations
  • Preparation of monthly draw documents to the cost consultant
  • HST remittances submission to CRA
  • Customization and upgrades verification & reconciliations
  • Commissions verification and reconciliations
  • Releasing of all cheques, ensuring project funding is available
  • Support team members and other departments as required

Requirements:

  • Degree or diploma and CPA designation completed
  • Experience working at a small to mid-sized public accounting firm or experience working with a residential property developer
  • Knowledge of accounting and finance principles and practices, and the analysis and reporting of financial-related reports.
  • Proficiency in MS Office, including Word, Excel and Outlook.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please email your resume in confidence to elan@winchesters.ca. Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applicants, only those individuals chosen for interview will be contacted.

 

Financial Accountant
Downtown Toronto, ON
$50,000-$60,000 base, 3 weeks of vacation, flexible working hours, no health/dental benefits yet, bonus at the completion of every project

Our client is a fast-growing real estate development company, primarily serving the real estate market in the Greater Toronto Area. The business is growing tremendously and thus, will need the services of an ambitious growth-oriented accountant. With previous experience in accounting, the Accountant will be responsible for all required accounting functions of multiple projects in a timely and accurate manner. This role will focus on performing day-to-day head office accounting and processing and day-to-day development and construction accounting. As the business grows, so will the responsibilities under this individual and he/she will have the mandate to grow the accounting group in the future.

Responsibilities:

  • Must have complete knowledge of all accounting functions and procedures.
  • Provides computer input and performs analytical review of reports generated.
  • Proficient in computer software systems for the preparation of reports, spreadsheets, and other accounting analysis that may be required by management.
  • Prepares monthly aged trial balances, job cost summary schedules, supporting schedules for month-end close.
  • Interface with project managers and executives to accurately charge and code invoices to proper job cost and General Ledger.
  • Processes and reviews all accounts payable and subcontractors’ payments.
  • Processes accounts payable. Processes all receipts, invoices, and payments.
  • Processes POs and change orders.
  • Processes payroll, including payroll tax remittance
  • Prepares draw requests for project monitor, a third-party consultant on behalf of financial institution lending the funds for construction.
  • Identifies and performs variance analysis on project monitor draw reports.
  • Maintains and reconciles the general ledger accounts monthly.
  • Reconciles bank accounts and credit cards.
  • Prepares all government filing such as income taxes, HST, and payroll deduction.
  • Identifies and analyzes variances on a monthly basis.
  • Processes periodic journal entries for various development companies in QuickBooks.
  • Prepares and files monthly HST for all development companies.
  • Prepares monthly cost to budget reports.
  • Prepares holdback calculations and maintain a holdback schedule.
  • Completes bank reconciliation and addresses any outstanding discrepancies between the bank and company statements in a proactive manner to ensure accuracy of statements.
  • Prepares periodic reconciliations with suppliers and related companies.
  • Facilitates and communicates with suppliers.
  • Prepares various working papers for month / quarter / year end.
  • Records and summarizes expenses and cost for various projects and maintains accurate cost summary of all projects.
  • Prepares all cheques with backup for signature.
  • Prepares and records journal entries.
  • Prepares and checks all employee expense reports.

Requirements:

  • University degree or college diploma in Accounting, Business Administration, or Finance.
  • Completed or working towards completion of the CPA.
  • Minimum 2 years of accounting experience.
  • High computer literacy. Advanced working knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel, and Power Point). Understanding of various accounting systems and software (QuickBooks).
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong attention to detail and efficient time management skills.
  • Willingness to perform at an accelerated pace and work overtime when needed. Ability to work independently.

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please send your resume in confidence to elan@winchesters.ca. Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applicants, only those individuals chosen for interview will be contacted.

Senior Staff Accountant
North York, ON
$60,000-$70,000 base plus bonus and great benefits

Our client is a reputable accounting firm in the GTA with divisions in assurance, tax and advisory. The firm is looking for a senior associate (designated or close to) to join the business and hopefully grow with the organization to become manager and then partner. This firm has divisions in audit, advisory and tax giving the successful candidate opportunities to work in each area of the business as they continue their career in accounting.

Responsibilities:

  • Plan and prepare time budget for review and audit engagements for subsequent approval by the Manager and/or the Partner;
  • Prepare financial statements including all the required notes and year end letters (i.e., enclosure letter, legal information letter and engagement letter);
  • Ensure that all planned procedures have been completed in accordance with the firm’s policies and procedures, and GAAS, if applicable. Also to ensure that all queries and outstanding points have been cleared satisfactorily;
  • Complete the following audit sections: walkthroughs, internal control analysis, accounts receivable, accounts payable, inventory, revenue and expenses;
  • Complete entire NTRs, reviews and small audits;
  • Train and supervise junior staff on audit engagements;
  • Prepare corporate and personal tax returns;
  • Promptly review any significant assurance engagement findings or questions involving accounting principles or statement presentation with the Manager or Partner and make suggestions as to their resolution

Requirements:

  • University Degree and completion or close to completion of CPA, CA designation
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in public accounting
  • Solid knowledge of GAAP, CAS, and Canadian tax
  • Excellent client service skills with desire and ability to understand the clients’ businesses
  • Strong communication skills to deal with internal and external stakeholders
  • Can-do attitude and a desire to grow and be challenged

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please email your resume in confidence to elan@winchesters.ca Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applicants, only those individuals chosen for interview will be contacted.

Manager, Audit & Advisory
North York, ON
$90,000-$105,000 base plus discretionary bonus

Our client is a reputable audit, tax and advisory firm in North York. The firm is experiencing serious growth in the GTA and therefore would like to bring in a new manager or 2nd/3rd year senior to help grow the audit practice and hopefully move up to senior manager and then partner.

This full-service professional firm offers a large range of accounting and audit services and also has an in-house tax department. The accounting firm has a great range of clients from small private businesses to larger public organizations.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage and supervise a portfolio of clients with assistance from senior managers and partners
  • Plan and execute the management and review of audit and review engagements
  • Prepare all required client communications and act as a key point of contact for the portfolio of clients
  • Review compilation engagements
  • Review corporate and personal income tax returns
  • Review financial statement disclosures
  • Assist with recruiting top talent to the firm at the intermediate and senior staff accounting level

Requirements:

  • CPA, CA designation
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in public accounting
  • Strong knowledge of ASPE, IFRS, ASNPO and Canadian tax compliance
  • Excellent client service skills with desire and ability to understand the clients’ businesses
  • Strong communication skills to deal with internal and external stakeholders
  • Can-do attitude and a desire to grow and be challenged
  • Ability to supervise and train junior staff

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please email your resume in confidence to elan@winchesters.ca Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applicants, only those individuals chosen for interview will be contacted.

Senior Recruitment Consultant
Toronto, ON
$80,000-$120,000 plus 4 weeks of vacation

Winchesters is a specialist recruitment company focused on Finance, Accounting and Procurement. Due to the continued success within our business we are seeking an individual who can help grow our Finance & Accounting recruitment division in downtown Toronto, ON.

This is an exciting opportunity that will allow you to build a specialism covering contract and permanent Finance/Accounting roles.

The role will involve developing relationships with clients and candidates across Canada. As you will be based in Toronto you will need the ability to do this work in person, on the phone or by video conference – experience of this type of recruitment would be useful.

Responsibilities:

  • Developing new business opportunities
  • Developing candidate pools
  • Identifying opportunities within vertical markets and developing strategies to exploit them
  • Working with the GTA team to develop opportunities
  • Attending and networking at relevant industry events
  • Identifying current and prospective staffing requirements
  • Preparing and posting notices and advertisements
  • Collecting and screening applicants
  • Advising job applicants on employment requirements and terms and conditions of employment
  • Reviewing candidate inventories
  • Contacting potential applicants to arrange interviews
  • Notifying applicants of results of selection process and preparing job offers
  • Advising managers and employees on staffing policies and procedures

Requirements:

  • A minimum of 4 years of sales or recruitment experience
  • A track record of developing new business
  • The ability to source for candidates locally and remotely
  • Individuals with an understanding of Finance and Accounting will be given preference

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please email your resume in confidence to elan@winchesters.ca Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applicants, only those individuals chosen for interview will be contacted.

Senior Financial Analyst
Toronto, Ontario
$80,000-$90,000 base salary, 10% bonus, 4 weeks of vacation, and excellent benefits

Our client is a well-known real estate firm growing their risk management department by adding a senior financial analyst. This is a great opportunity for a CPA-designated external or internal auditor coming with experience in public accounting and looking to get into the hottest industry in the Greater Toronto Area – real estate!

The senior financial analyst will be key for improving business processes and setting up a strong controls environment for the accounting and finance department. You will be in charge of documenting processes, recommending improvements, building internal controls, and driving buy-in for improvements. We are looking for a driven and ambitious auditor and our client will provide you with the opportunity to move to another part of the finance group in 2-3 years if you desire it.

Our client is motivated to hire soon, so apply now!

Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the designing of the internal audit program, approach and tools
  • Understand and document divisional and corporate financial close processes, with the objective to drive improvements to reduce month-end cycle time to industry standard, and to improve financial reporting
  • Assess financial and operational risks and prioritize areas of focus based on the preliminary risk assessment
  • Identify objectives for the process, system or department being evaluated
  • Evaluate internal controls from a design and operating effectiveness perspective and document test procedures and results
  • Identify causes and contributing factors relating to deficiencies in processes
  • Prepare audit reports detailing observations, risks and recommendations
  • Present audit results/reports to Senior Management
  • Collaborate with finance teams to identify process improvements, with the objectives to assemble action plans for implementation of process and system improvements
  • Liaise with Finance Systems team to execute on action plan items requiring system improvements
  • Produce, and disseminate training content to educate finance teams on implemented processes and/or systems
  • Establish strong working relationships with corporate finance teams, divisional finance teams, and business partners to effectively communicate and affect process change
  • Analyze implemented processes and systems performance, and support the facilitation of post-mortems on process improvements

Requirements:

  • Degree or diploma and CPA designation completed
  • Minimum of 4 years in internal or external audit
  • Solid understanding of the principles of risk management, controls testing, and Lean process re-engineering principles
  • Working knowledge with ASPE and IFRS
  • Strong systems knowledge and experience with ERP’s
  • Proficiency in MS Office, including Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please email your resume in confidence to elan@winchesters.ca Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applicants, only those individuals chosen for interview will be contacted.

Senior Manager, Tax
Toronto, ON
$100,000-$160,000 base plus 15% bonus, 4 weeks of vacation

Our client is a reputable larger public accounting firm in Toronto with audit, advisory and tax services available. The firm is looking for a senior manager to join the business and hopefully grow with the firm to become partner. The firm’s tax group has an excellent reputation working primarily with private organizations and this individual will be reviewing personal and corporate tax work within his/her team along with, trust and estate planning work and some M&A work.

This firm is one where individuals join and don’t leave because of the great working environment and positive culture that they promote. Located in Toronto, the firm is in an excellent location for anyone living in the GTA or commuting in with the GO. Don’t wait any longer and apply now!

Responsibilities:

  • Tax compliance
  • Planning and implementing tax reorganizations and estate plans
  • Creating and implementing post mortem tax planning
  • Perform research on complex tax issues
  • Prepare written reports as required for various assignments such as tax compliance, tax consulting, objections or appeals
  • Assist with tax mergers and acquisition assignments
  • Serve as a technical resource for staff and provide suggestions for resolving technical issues
  • Hire, mentor and coach professional staff throughout the year
  • Complete knowledge of the firm’s code of conduct and operating policies

Requirements:

  • University Degree and completion of CICA In-Depth tax program OR a Masters of Taxation
  • Minimum of 3 years as a manager of tax in a public accounting firm
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and a commitment to providing excellent client service
  • Demonstrated leadership, organizational, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong knowledge in Caseware/ Caseview
  • Tax applications including Taxprep, CCH Intelliconnect, Taxnet Pro, and/or Tax Find

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please email your resume in confidence to elan@winchesters.ca Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applicants, only those individuals chosen for interview will be contacted.

Project Accountant
Toronto, Ontario
$60,000-$70,000 compensation plus bonus

Our client is an established and growing business in the Toronto Downtown Core. The business is involved in real estate development and has a fantastic reputation for being a great builder in Ontario.

Reporting to the Controller, the Project Accountant will be an integral member of the Finance team. The Project Accountant will manage the day to day full accounting cycle for a set of development entities and/or commercial operating companies.

Responsibilities

  • Reconciling bank accounts
  • Managing accounts payable and receivable
  • Completing monthly (or quarterly) HST returns as required
  • Completing project draws
  • Preparing end of year project working papers for external accountants
  • Communicating with other divisions within the corporation
  • Preparing payroll
  • Interacting professionally with project investors
  • Completing ad-hoc projects as required

Requirements

  • Degree or Diploma in related field
  • Accounting designation (CPA, CMA, CGA) is preferred but not required
  • 3 years of practical work experience is a minimum, ideally the successful candidate will have more than 6 years of working experience
  • Real Estate development or Construction experience is preferred
  • Very strong communication skills

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please email your resume in confidence to nick@winchesters.ca Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applicants, only those individuals chosen for interview will be contacted.

Our client is a growing consulting firm in the U.S. offering unique work experience for CPA, CA designated professionals looking to make a serious move in their career. The firm is looking for designated senior accountants or senior associates from mid to large-sized public accounting firms. Why jump directly to a role in industry? A single company can’t offer the variety of challenges and environments that this consulting firm can. The firm is recruiting Canadian Chartered Professional Accountants for roles across the U.S.

The business will offer successful candidates amazing experience working on interesting projects like M&A, divestiture support, forecasting and planning, corporate accounting, SEC/financial reporting, technical accounting, transaction support and much more. New hires from Canada typically earn 25% greater compensation than their current packages and they’re able to work and live in the U.S. embarking on an exciting once-in-a-lifetime adventure. In the future should successful candidates decide to return to Canada, they would return with USGAAP experience, consulting experience with Fortune 1000 companies and memories to last a lifetime.

The client will be looking for completion of a university degree and completion or close to completion of the CPA, CA designation. Individuals must have at least 3 years’ experience with a public accounting firm including 2 busy seasons in external audit. The ideal candidate will come with some experience in USGAAP, although it is not mandatory. Individuals must have experience auditing public companies ideally in excess of $200M revenue.

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please email your resume to elan@winchesters.ca Unfortunately due to the high volume of applicants, only those individuals chosen for interview will be contacted.

Senior Associate – Forensic, Litigation & Valuation Services
Toronto, ON
$65,000-$80,000 base plus 15% bonus, 3 weeks of vacation, and excellent benefits

Our client is a reputable public accounting firm in Toronto. The firm is looking for a specialist of forensic, litigation & valuation services to join their advisory team. The position will report to a senior manager who reports one of the partners. Because of the relatively small team size, the client will be looking for a hands-on senior associate who doesn’t mind rolling up his/her sleeves to get the job done. This business line for the firm is growing and they want to bring in a strong senior or 1st/2nd year manager into the position.

The plan will be to have this position move up to senior manager and eventually partner. This fantastic public accounting firm has divisions in audit, advisory and tax.

Responsibilities

Your responsibilities include:

  • Compile data, analysis and recommendations with respect to loss or damage quantification in insurance or litigation claims;
  • Analyze data and prepare business valuations;
  • Prepare detailed analysis of accounting records and other personal and corporate financial information;
  • Consult with clients, client’s counsel and representatives of insurance companies;
  • Conduct interviews/meetings with relevant persons;
  • Prepare expert reports for client claims or disputes;
  • Participate actively in practice development activities such as meetings with referral sources, conference exhibits, writing articles; and
  • Undertake ongoing training and development to keep abreast of changes and current issues in the field of forensic accounting and business valuation.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics or related field
  • CPA, CFE or other certification(s) required
  • Willingness to take CBV programs;
  • Advance knowledge of MS Word and Excel;
  • Ability to perform thorough quantitative analysis;
  • Investigative mindset;
  • Keen attention to detail along with an ability to focus on the overall concepts;
  • Ability to multitask and work in a fast-paced and changing environment with tight deadlines;
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills;
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills (comfortable making contact with clients; conscious of client relations and expectations);
  • Strong organizational skills and;
  • Ability to work efficiently within budgets so that multiple assignments can be handled simultaneously.

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please send your resume in confidence to elan@winchesters.ca Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applicants, only those individuals chosen for interview will be contacted.

Vendor Risk Manager
GTA West

This large Canadian company is seeking a Manager to lead their Supplier Management, Risk and Governance.  They are looking for a bright individual who is able to develop policy and process in vendor management, including scorecarding and questionnaires.  The ability to consult and influence key stakeholders is critical as supplier risk and governance is developing within the company, but work needs to be done.  An opportunity to work in the Head Office of a major Canadian company.

As the ideal candidate you will have:

  • 7+ years Vendor Management experience
  • Significant Risk and Governance experience
  • Strong leadership experience
  • The ability to consult to key stakeholders

If you are interested in this role, please forward your resume securely and confidentially to neil@winchesters.ca or for more information call 416 560 0434.

Procurement Manager – Facilities
Downtown Toronto

This industry leading company is seeking a bright, motivated Sourcing Manager with a strong category background in Facilities Management.  You should have experience of managing RFP’s on key categories including; maintenance, janitorial, hvac, landscaping and snow clearance.  This role will include working with many different stakeholders, so the ability to adapt and work with people at different levels is extremely important.  This is a growing company, which means the opportunity to grow your within the company is extremely likely.

As the ideal candidate you will have:

  • 5+ years Procurement experience
  • Significant experience in Facilities Management Category Management
  • The ability to work with multiple stakeholders on multiple projects
  • Advanced communication skills

If you are interested in this role, please forward your resume securely and confidentially to neil@winchesters.ca or for more information call 416 560 0434.

Director IT Procurement
Downtown Toronto

This massive Canadian company is seeking a dynamic IT Sourcing Director to run a team and a significant Category spend.  Reporting to the VP of Procurement, you will be an ambitious individual with an ability to lead teams and influence stakeholders.  This organisation is developing through a new Procurement strategy, so the ability to adapt and consult others through change is vital.  As this is such a large organisations, there is huge potential for career development.

As the ideal candidate you will have:

  • 7+ years Procurement experience
  • Strong IT category background
  • Consultative approach with stakeholders
  • Experience of working through Procurement transformations

If you are interested in this role, please forward your resume securely and confidentially to neil@winchesters.ca or for more information call 416 560 0434.

Position:                      Recruitment specialist (procurement)

NOC:                          1223

About the Position:

Winchesters is a specialist recruitment company focusing on Procurement and Finance. Due to the continued success within our business we are seeking an individual who can grow our Procurement recruitment offering across Canada.

This is an exciting opportunity that will allow you to build a desk covering Direct and Indirect procurement across both permanent and contract roles.

The role will involve developing relationships with clients and candidates across Canada. As you will be based in Toronto you will need the ability to do this work in person, on the phone or by video conference – experience of this type of recruitment would be useful.

You will also need to work closely with our Accountancy and Finance division to ensure crossing selling opportunities are explored whenever possible. Procurement can have significant influence within businesses over how they recruit the ability to leverage this will be important and prior successes in this area would be useful.

You will ideally have significant experience not only in recruitment but also within the procurement market.

Specific skills/experience:

  • Ideally 3-5 years of procurement recruitment experience
  • A track record of developing new business within recruitment
  • The ability to source for candidates locally and remotely
  • An understanding of the Procurement market, key skill sets and gaps would be advantageous

Your duties and responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Developing new business opportunities across Canada
  • Developing candidate pools across Canada
  • Identifying opportunities within vertical markets and developing strategies to exploit them
  • Working with the GTA team to develop opportunities
  • Attending and networking at relevant industry events
  • Identify current and prospective staffing requirements,
  • Prepare and post notices and advertisements,
  • Collect and screen applicants,
  • Advise job applicants on employment requirements and terms and conditions of employment,
  • Review candidate inventories,
  • Contact potential applicants to arrange interviews,
  • Recruit graduates of colleges, universities and other educational institutions,
  • Co-ordinate and participate in selection and examination boards to evaluate candidates, Notify applicants of results of selection process and prepare job offers,
  • Advise managers and employees on staffing policies and procedures,
  • Organize and administer staff consultation and grievance procedures,
  • Determine eligibility to entitlements and arrange staff training, Provide information or services such as employee assistance, counselling and recognition programs

Hours:             Full-time Permanent position – 40 hrs per week

Pay:                             $52,000 per annum plus 20% commission per deal.

Benefits:                      No benefits

Edu credentials:          College or equivalent in experience

Language:                   English

Experience:                 3-5yrs

 

Location:                     468 Queen Street East
Toronto , Ontario
M5A 1T7

Contact:          neil@winchesters.ca

Director Procurement Transformation
Downtown Toronto

This large Canadian organisation is seeking a senior Procurement professional with significant transformation experience to lead change within the department.  Reporting to the CPO, you will ideally have a management consulting background in Procurement or Supply Chain transformation, working at the Manager/Senior Manager level.  A rare opportunity in the marketplace.

As the ideal candidate you will have:

  • 7+ years Procurement experience
  • Significant experience in transformation projects
  • A management consulting background from a large firm with a high annual rating
  • Advanced communication and presentation skills

If you are interested in this role, please forward your resume securely and confidentially to neil@winchesters.ca or for more information call 416 560 0434.

Sourcing Specialist – Facilities
Downtown Toronto

This large Shared Services organisation is seeking a Sourcing Specialist with a strong background in Facilities or Construction.  This is a project based role where you will be working with multiple stakeholders from multiple sites, advising and leading their procurement needs.  You will need to be a strong communicator, with confidence in your ability to lead a best practice procurement process on behalf of high level stakeholders.  This organisation is going through a period of growth, which means there is huge potential for career progression.

As the ideal candidate you will have:

  • 5+ years Sourcing experience
  • Category experience in Facilities and Construction
  • Full cycle RFP experience
  • Excellent communication skills

If you are interested in this role, please forward your resume securely and confidentially to neil@winchesters.ca or for more information call 416 560 0434.

Procurement Specialist – Healthcare
Downtown Toronto  

This healthcare organisation is seeking a strong Procurement Specialist ideally with a background in the same industry. A key focus with this role is to work with and advise various stakeholders on the procurement of medical and non-medical supplies and services.  The company is seeking a confident, motivated candidate with excellent communication skills and a can-do, problem solving attitude.  A rewarding opportunity for someone who is interested in really making a difference in what they do.

As the ideal candidate you will have:

  • 3+ years Procurement experience
  • Ideally some experience within the healthcare industry
  • Problem solving attitude
  • Excellent communication skills

If you are interested in this role, please forward your resume securely and confidentially to neil@winchesters.ca or for more information call 416 560 0434.

Strategic Sourcing Manager
Downtown Toronto  

A management opportunity for a bright, ambitious Procurement professional ready to take the next step in their career.  Managing a diverse indirect category list including: Professional Services, IT and Facilities.  This is also an opportunity to enter the busy Financial Services industry which usually demands industry experience at this level.

As the ideal candidate you will have:

  • 4+ years Indirect Procurement experience
  • Strong Sourcing, Vendor Management and Contract Management skills.
  • Extremely strong stakeholder management skills
  • Exceptional communication skills.

If you are interested in this role, please forward your resume securely and confidentially to neil@winchesters.ca or for more information call 416 560 0434.