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Horizon Recruitment Inc.

Assistant Controller

Burnaby, BC
Full Time
4 days ago

Horizon Recruitment is recruiting for an Assistant Controller to partner with the Controller of a rapidly growing HVAC, construction and services company in Burnaby. The Assistant Controller will play a key role in a variety of accounting projects and initiatives as the company evolves and grows. Projects include developing process and policy manuals related to AP, AR & Billing and Payroll, leading ad hoc system improvements and stepping in to assist in financial reporting. This role has the potential to extend or convert to permanency.


  • develop policy and procedural manuals for accounts payable, accounts receivable, construction billings, service billings and payroll
  • support the Controller in a variety of general accounting initiatives including financial support of new projects
  • provide vacation coverage in key roles while other team members are out of office


  • professional accounting accreditation (CPA or equivalent) along with 5 years experience in a senior accounting role
  • experience working in a mid sized professional corporate accounting environment
  • advanced Excel skills
  • strong communication, documentation and writing skills
  • experienced working on process improvements and driving incremental change

**Only candidates eligible to work in Canada will be considered**

Horizon Recruitment Inc. is a specialized recruitment and search firm with two complimentary practice areas: Finance & Supply Chain.