Controller ( Steeles & Keele)

Job Order ID:7129
Employment Type:Yearly Salary
Web Publication Date:11/25/2022
Number of Positions:1
Job Location:North York
Job Function:

Our employer has been selling and servicing garage doors and garage door openers for residential and commercial customers. The company has locations across southern Ontario, including the GTA, Kingston, Barrie and Cambridge. The company is dedicated to providing an unmatched customer experience. They all come to work every day with a positive, can-do attitude and problem-solving mindset.

The company is looking to hire an experienced Controller to oversee the finance function and manage financial reporting obligations. Apply today if you meet the qualifications.

Job Description:
The Controller’s responsibilities will include but are not limited to the following:
Manage / perform the month-end financial close procedures including:

  • Monthly Financial Statements with variance analysis by location
  • Review bank reconciliation
  • Oversee the consolidation of the company regional entities (with margin analysis)
  • Assist in developing / measuring KPIs driving financial results
  • Perform financial analysis on new service / product offerings
  • Calculate sales commissions
  • Maintain Pricebook (costing and selling price of products / services)

Manage the accounting teams across all Locations:

  • Monthly reporting submitted
  • Ensure collections are being made
  • Ensure all jobs being invoiced
  • Ensure bills are paid on time
  • Ensure government remittances paid on time (HST, payroll, EHT etc.)
  • Expert on Quickbooks Desktop / Online
  • Direct reports include Accounting Managers, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Invoicing, Order Entry, Purchasing

Continuous Process Improvement


  • A good understanding of technology, quickbooks and learning new systems
  • Improve existing processes, automate where possible
  • Identify process gaps and address
  • Assist in implementation of new systems as required

Salary: 80-120k plus benefits

Job Requirement:



  • Minimum 5+ years as a Controller, Accounting Manager or similar experience
  • Self-starter with the ability to coach / motivate team
  • Experience in construction and/or distribution industries preferred
  • Advanced knowledge in Quickbooks Desktop,  
  • Online, Microsoft Office and Excel
  • CPA/CA considered an asset
  • Accounting Designation (CPA) is an asset