CPA – Financial Controller

at Social Media Marketing & Box Subscription Companies
Location Kelowna, Canada
Date Posted October 31, 2019
Category Other
Job Type Full-time


Do you have an eye for detail? Do numbers and problem-solving excite you? We are looking for a Chartered Professional Accountant who can join our growing team as a financial controller. The ideal candidate will need to do/supervise full cycle bookkeeping for several related businesses. This position is full time and based in Kelowna. This position is not only primarily numbers based but it requires applicant to understand the social media and technology industry. BONUS if you love fashion and design.

Reports To: CEO & Manager

• Core Competencies:
• Problem Solving
• Self Starter
• Team Work
• Good Communication written and verbal
• Creative and Innovative thinking
• Adaptability / flexibility
• Planning & organizing
• Leadership
• Development and continual learning
• Tech Savvy

Job Duties:
• Payroll
• Cheque Runs
• Budget Management
• Create and send Invoices
• Operational Strategies
• Work with external advisors
• Maintain and enforce a documented system of accounting policies and procedures
• Monitor and Analyze accounting data and produce financial reports
• Meet financial accounting objectives
• Establish and maintain fiscal files and records to document transactions
• Accounts Payable/ Receivable
• Month and year ends process
• Prepare and timely file GST and PST returns
• Cross Border Transactions
• Coordinate the provision of information to external accountants for the annual tax filing and Notice to Reader statements.
• Manage different streams of revenue effectively and efficiently
• Analyze Numbers, Income, Expenses, Company numbers, Commissions etc.
• Suggest Ways to Improve Overhead
• Attend team meetings when required and present monthly analytics on financial performance of company
• Determine goals and targets at the start of each year (sales targets, quota for partnerships, quota for collabs, quota for charity initiatives), update throughout the year
• Help with tax particulars, insurance, refunds being processed properly, etc. for subscription box company

• Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA)
• 5+ years of similar experience
• Proven Knowledge of accepted accounting rules, practices, tax laws, and reporting requirements.
• Must have experience in full cycle accounting and/or book keeping
• Advanced computer skills, including Excel, QuickBooks, Word/Pages, Google Docs, and email
• Ability to adapt to and learn new software
• Able to work efficiently as a part of a team as well as independently (working from home to start but will be required to work from the office space once this is secured)
• Able to work well under pressure and meet deadlines
• Able to independently research minor tax issues
• Good organizational, time management, and prioritizing skills
• Ability to interpret and implement company policies and procedures
• Attention to detail in all areas of work
• Must have your own vehicle and drivers license
• Must provide references
• Must NOT have a criminal record

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