Assistant Contoller

Roughrider International is highly respected in their industry, with a strong history and reputation for building relationships and exceeding the expectations of their clients.  With a commitment to maintaining the highest level of professionalism and ethics, Roughrider attracts a team of employees who demonstrate passion and commitment in everything they do.  The role of Assistant Controller is a leadership position in a fast-paced environment with the opportunity to enact change and provide input in a variety of areas including strategic planning, process improvement, financial reporting, and mergers and acquisitions.


Your success will be defined by your ability to:

* Manage the accounting department by understanding and directing all accounting functions, assessing accounting and internal controls and supervising departmental staff

* Establish and maintain strong relationships with senior management to identify their needs and develop innovative solutions

* Support and communicate effectively with operational staff to understand the business and modify or streamline accounting processes as required

* Identify, track and comply with a variety of reporting deadlines

* Oversee the budgeting, forecasting and cash flow management processes

* Coordinate and assist with the preparation of all quarterly and annual financial reporting as well as internal reporting on a monthly and ad hoc basis

* Research and advise on a variety of accounting and taxation matters

* Continuously evaluate short and long-term strategic financial objectives including the measurement and design of relevant key performance indicators for the business

* Communicate and coordinate with the external accountants


Your strengths and qualifications include:

* An accounting designation (CA, CMA, CGA, CPA)

* Several years of senior level financial experience

* Strong analytical skills and a keen attention to detail

* Exceptional interpersonal skills

* Proficiency with different accounting software systems and technology in general

* The desire and ability to manage change in a professional environment

* Sound judgment and the ability to manage yourself and others with a sense of  urgency and accountability


This is a permanent full-time position is located in Calgary, Alberta.  Details regarding compensation will be based on the successful candidate’s knowledge, skills, and experience. 

Please submit your resume and transcripts via e-mail attn to Rekha Tulsani at:  Those who apply via this preferred method will only be considered and only successful candidates will be contacted.  Deadline for submissions is May 31, 2018.