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Robert Half Finance & Accounting

Director of Finance



Company Information

Founded in 1948, Robert Half International is the world’s first and largest specialized staffing firm with more than 360 locations worldwide. Robert Half’s specialized staffing divisions include:


  • Accountemps, Robert Half Finance & Accounting and Robert Half Management Resources, for temporary, full-time and project professionals, respectively, in the fields of accounting and finance;
  • OfficeTeam, for full-time, temporary, and temporary-to-full-time opportunities for highly skilled temporary administrative support office management and HR personnel;
  • Robert Half Technology, for full-time and project information technology professionals;
  • Robert Half Legal, for temporary, project and full-time staffing of lawyers, law clerks, paralegals and legal support personnel; and,
  • The Creative Group, for advertising, marketing and web design professionals.


We encourage you to work with us to find out why for more than 15 years, Robert Half once again was named first in our industry on Fortune® magazine’s list of “World's Most Admired Companies.” (March 1, 2017)

For more information, visit www.roberthalf.ca or follow us on Twitter @RobertHalf_CAN.

Job Description

Director of Finance 


  • Location: Edmonton, Alberta
  • Status: Full-Time
  • Salary Scale: $140,000.00 to 160,000.00


Are you a high performing accounting & finance professional looking to advance your career? 


As the successful Director of Finance, you will blend your strong leadership and accounting skills to become a key resource for senior management and the accounting staff. Specific responsibilities for the Director of Finance are to include:


  • Planning, leading and managing all accounting, budgeting and forecasting functions;
  • Preparing of timely and accurate monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements including appropriate supporting analysis and commentary;
  • Optimizing the company's working capital;
  • Overseeing and improving upon business and accounting policies and procedures;
  • Enhancing and evaluating accounting and internal control systems;
  • Providing management with financial analysis to support operational decision-making;
  • Providing strong leadership and mentoring to existing staff to guide them in realizing their potential. 


About You:


Our client is recruiting for someone with exceptional leadership and accounting process development abilities and the desire to partner with operations to grow their business in Western Canada.


As a Director, you bring 7 or more years of progressive experience in a financial and management reporting role, coupled with excellent people and team building skills. The ideal candidate will hold a recognized Canadian accounting designation and has strong communication, leadership, organizational and relationship building capabilities with internal customers. Your exceptional business acumen, solid analytical and management skills, ability to research and simplify complex accounting and business issues and big picture savvy will be critical to your success in this role. 


Connect With Us Today:


This is a fast-paced, dynamic environment that values the ability to multi-task and a results-oriented approach. If you have entrepreneurial spirit and looking for an opportunity to make an impact toward the overall growth of the company, this is your next career move!


For immediate consideration for this full-time challenge, please e-mail your resume to cal.jungwirth@roberthalf.com quoting Director of Finance number 05110-9995238 or call (780) 424-4220 and ask for Cal Jungwirth.



Contact Information

Robert Half Finance & Accounting
Staffing & Executive Search
Cal Jungwirth
Director of Permanent Placement Services
Posting Date: 21-Sep-2017Accounting and Finance Permanent, Full-Time $140,000 - $160,000/yr 1 ASAP
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