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Argo Sales Inc.

Controller

Canada-Alberta-Calgary

downtownController-1510494

Company Information

Argo Sales Inc. is a manufacturer of customized oil and gas production equipment and storage tanks servicing Western Canada.  Our two manufacturing centres are based in Nisku and Medicine Hat with a corporate office in Calgary.  Argo’s parent company is a Canadian-based private equity group. 


Job Description

Argo is looking for a Controller to join the accounting team.  The Controller will support the VP Finance by taking over the monthly accounting and financial reporting, improving the internal processes and controls, and working with the management team to improve the profitability of the company. 

This is a new role based in downtown Calgary.  While the role of the Controller will evolve over time based on the working relationship with the VP Finance, it is expected that the Controller will be responsible for the following:

Responsibilities:

  • Oversee all accounting systems ensuring compliance with appropriate ASPE standards

  • Supervise accounting staff and provide direction in financial areas across company

  • Administer month end accounting cycle and prepare financial statements

  • Analyze and report financial and operational data to help improve company performance

  • Monitor cash flow requirements and maintain daily cash position

  • Maintain internal controls and support VP Finance in improving processes and controls

  • Support VP Finance in working capital management

  • Manage ERP system access and controls

  • Facilitate customer credit reviews and maintain accounting records

  • Manage company fixed asset listings

  • Coordinate with external auditors as needed

  • Prepare monthly sales commission statements

  • Partner with accounting team and operations to better integrate information systems and promote continual improvement

 

Skill-set & Qualifications:

  • Professional accounting designation and 5+ years of progressive accounting experience, preferably in a manufacturing environment

  • Demonstrates superior oral and written communication skills, with the ability to develop strong working relationships across all levels of the company

  • Detail orientated, organized, and ability to handle multiple tasks effectively

  • Adaptable team player who is comfortable in an ever-changing environment

  • Strong abilities with accounting information systems and proficiency in Excel

  • Interest in understanding the business at the operational level

  • Supply chain management experience

  • Proactive individual who does not always require instruction to see opportunities for improvement and takes the lead


Contact Information

Argo Sales Inc.
Oil & Gas/Mining – Services
Kyle Warnock
VP Finance
kylew@argosales.com
403-539-8311
http://argosales.com
Posting Date: 04-May-2017Oil & Gas/Mining – ServicesAccounting and Finance Permanent, Full-Time Open 1 ASAP
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