Chief Accountant

Permanent job offered at South Shore

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  • Team management
  • Supervision of operational accounting
  • Management accounting / Analyses / Internal controls
  • Improvements and special projects


For a fast-growing company with an entrepreneurial mindset, you'll work with an easy-to-access, results-oriented manager. You'll join a great, dynamic team that encourages initiative.

As part of your responsibilities, you will manage a team: you will be responsible for managing the operations of the invoicing team, payables and expense accounts and ensure the application of controls. In addition, you will be responsible for operations and monitoring the coding of transactions. You will participate in and take charge of process improvement and optimization projects; you will collaborate on the improvement and implementation of new tools and you will participate in the month-end and year-end process. In addition, you will participate in the elaboration of the company's budgets and you will set up performance indicators to improve the management and performance of activities. Finally, you will respond to requests for senior management. 

This is an opportunity to work for a company in the midst of a transformation that offers multiple challenges. The environment is conducive to career advancement, which will allow you to grow within the company. 


CPA designation is an asset. Bilingual candidate with a university degree in accounting, minimum of 5 years experience in budgeting, payroll, internal controls, managing a team of 5 to 10 people or in a similar role. The ideal profile has excellent priority management and organizational skills. He/she is a collaborative leader with good communication skills. The successful candidate likes to make numbers talk and is strong in Excel.  

About us

CIELO is a recruitment firm specializing in finance, accounting and management in Quebec, Canada and internationally. Our head office is located in downtown Montreal. Only successful candidates will be invited to an interview. We would like to thank all the candidates for showing interest in this position. The masculine form is used to lighten the text.

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