Director of Finance

We are currently seeking a qualified candidate to fill the position of Director of Finance.

The incumbent requires a relevant undergraduate degree or diploma and a minimum five years of financial and/or accounting experience in an office setting. Legal firm experience will be considered an asset. An equivalent combination of education and/or experience may be considered.

The position oversees the day-to-day operations of the firm’s accounting department, ensuring high quality accounting and financial services meet the firm’s business needs. We are looking for an ambitious, strategic thinker who can take the firm to the next level. In this role, you will be part of the senior management team. You will be responsible for assessing the financial performance of the firm as well as possible risks. The successful candidate will be responsible for budgeting, forecasting, account reconciliation and profit and loss reporting. You will oversee the accounting staff and accounting processes; develop and implement policies and procedures to support firm regulatory and compliance objectives; participate in the development of financial strategies and tactics; act as the first point of contact on all matters related to office finances, including budgets; oversee the level of service with the payroll provider and financial institutions; as well as undertake special projects as assigned.

The Director of Finance will drive the financial planning of the firm by analyzing the firm’s performance and risks. You will be expected to have a constant awareness of the firm’s financial position and proactively prevent problems.

Our ideal candidate will possess superior financial management and analytical skills along with great communication, sound judgment, and organizational skills. The individual must have the ability to work within a fast-paced, demanding, deadline driven environment while demonstrating adaptability to changing demands and situations.

To apply please send your cover letter and résumé to Monique Hein at [email protected]

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