Financial Controller (Downtown Toronto/ Hybrid) $100,000- $120,000

Financial Controller

Downtown Toronto, ON (hybrid)

$100,000-$120,000 base plus discretionary bonus, full health and dental benefits and great time off


Our architecture and engineering client is a leading Canadian studio based in Toronto with a reputation that is worldwide. The firm is recognized for design excellence across a broad range of building types. The company is a leading proponent of sustainable design innovation and is continuously one of Canada’s top employers.


We are seeking an energetic and enthusiastic individual to join their Accounting and Finance team as the new Financial Controller. This is an excellent role that will involve the candidate in various aspects of the finance related activities. The ideal candidate will have excellent verbal and written communication skills, very good organizational skills, and be able to multi-task in a busy office. This is a full-time position. Working hours are from Monday to Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. with summer hours and holiday closure.

Key responsibilities:

  • Full financial responsibility for month-end, quarter-end and year-end financial reporting
  • Preparation of monthly financial reporting package for Canada and the US
  • Financial planning including annual budgeting, forecasting and variance analysis
  • Tax and statutory Compliance and Filings
  • Revenue recognition for all active projects
  • Oversee and develop best practices for AP, AR and GL functions
  • Manage and mentor accounting staff
  • Annual audit
  • Process improvement and establish adequate internal controls

Required background:

  • A degree in accounting – (Advanced degree or accounting license preferred)
  • CPA designation required
  • Minimum seven years of professional accounting experience required
  • Advance excel and computer skills
  • BST10 experience is an asset
  • Requires expert knowledge of local statutory financial reporting and local taxes
  • Some experience in working with multi-currency, multi-entity organizations
  • Ability to excel in a team environment and have the confidence to manage people effectively
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • “Hands On” work style


How to Apply

We would like to thank all applicants for your interest in working as part of our
team. Only those applicants selected to move forward in the recruitment process
will be contacted. If you’re interested, email your resume to