Corporate Controller


Canwest Commercial & Land Corp. is a commercial property owner and land developer located in Saskatoon. Canwest values creativity and innovation as part of its ongoing commitment to provide some of the most inspiring properties in Saskatchewan.

Canwest Group of Companies is seeking a highly motivated corporate controller for its land development and commercial and residential property income operations in Saskatoon.   Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, preparation of monthly and annual financial reporting packages for the Canwest Group of Companies, budgeting, project management, payroll, cash management reporting, government reporting requirements, liason with property managers, account reconciliations, monitoring compliance with debt covenants, providing other management reports and financial analyses as required.  The corporate controller will supervise the preparation of accounts payable and ensure processes, procedures and controls are in place.  The corporate controller will report directly to the business owners and CFO.

Competencies required include excellent written and verbal communication and client service skills, a recognized professional accounting designation, a knowledge of ASPE for real estate and at least 3 years of similar experience.  Experience with construction, land development, real estate, property management and commercial property leasing, private company taxation or insurance would be an asset.

Compensation package includes market or above market salary and discretionary performance bonus.  Salary will be based on qualifications and experience.

Please submit resumes in confidence c/o:

Arlene Cowburn, CPA CA

Chief Financial Officer

Canwest Commercial & Land Corp

Fax:  (306) 242 - 3133



While we sincerely appreciate the interest of all applicants, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.