- Sinclar Group Forest Products - Winton Homes & Cottages
- Prince George, BC
- Job Industry
- Job Type
CAREER OPPORTUNITY - CONTROLLER
Lead Our Finance Team in the Continued Success of Winton Homes & Cottages!
Sinclar Group Forest Products Ltd. is an integrated wood products manufacturing company with operations throughout north-central British Columbia. Since 1962 the dedicated team at Sinclar Group has been building strong and stable businesses by encouraging leadership and innovation in our workforce, upholding the family values that framed our beginnings, and respecting the needs of the communities in which we all live and work.
Working with integrity is fundamental to the Sinclar Group of Companies. The health and safety of our employees, our commitment to responsible environmental stewardship, ethical dealings with our business partners, and contributing to the economic and social fabric of the communities in which we operate define the essence of who we are.
In business for over 30 years, Sinclar’s Winton Homes & Cottages is a recognized leader in the design, manufacturing and distribution of quality prefabricated home and cottage packages for a growing market throughout Western Canada, Washington and Alaska. Our talented work teams produce exceptional engineered housing components including roof trusses and wall and floor systems, many of which are used in commercial as well as residential applications.
While our focus is providing exceptional service to our customers, our success is driven by our people.
Reporting directly to the Chief Financial Officer, the Controller will be a key strategic business partner and member of the Finance team and will work closely with the General Manager, Winton Homes and Cottages. This position requires an individual with a high level of professionalism and confidentiality along with the ability to contribute to a positive culture based on mutual trust and respect while delivering results.
As an integral part of the team, you will be responsible for the financial management of our Winton operation. In this role, you will prepare monthly financial forecasts and balance sheet reconciliations, as well as plan, manage and coordinate the financial accounting programs in accordance with the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) prescribed by the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (CICA). You will manage the day-to-day activities of the Finance and Administration team, develop accurate expenditure forecasts for all Finance activities, oversee the Finance Plan to ensure that cost targets are met and analyze financial performance against key performance indicators and have expensive job costing experience.
As the successful candidate, you hold your Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation and have a minimum of ten years’ experience with increased financial responsibility which includes extensive job costing experience. As an experienced leader with a minimum of five (5) years of supervisory experience, you demonstrate strong and effective interpersonal and communication skills, as well as the ability to inspire excellence in those around you through effective coaching and mentoring. You have strong problem solving, critical thinking and decision-making skills and are highly organized with an ability to prioritize workload and meet demanding deadlines. You are comfortable with systems technology and strive to maintain the fiscal integrity of computerized financial systems. Preference will be given to those who possess a familiarity with forestry and the lumber manufacturing industry.
Deemed “BC’s northern capital,” Prince George is a lively city of 80,000 people situated in the heart of British Columbia. With early roots as a forest industry town, Prince George’s economy has diversified substantially over the years. Today it is a major center for resource and transportation activity and a service center for communities across the north. It has a thriving economy that offers full opportunities for recreation, housing, employment, education, dining, entertainment and culture.
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Join Our Team!
We offer a competitive starting salary as well as a comprehensive benefits, retirement and relocation package.
If you are interested in joining an organization that is committed to sustainable growth and innovation while supporting healthy and vibrant communities, please forward your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org and remember to quote “Controller” in the subject line.
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. The initial review of applications will begin immediately.
To learn more about Winton Homes & Cottages, please visit www.wintonhomes.ca.
We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.