Current Talent : Accounting & Finance
Hands-on, conscientious, bilingual and detail oriented CPA, CA
With extensive experience in financial leadership and management, operations, change management and strategic planning in large complex international organizations. Highly organized and efficient, with a thorough and precise approach to business yielding solid results while leading teams across diverse cultures, countries and time-zones. Always involved in training and development of staff. Responsible for very large financial budgets, assisting stakeholders in a focused manner to achieve goals and targets.
Hands-on, drill-down “Business” CFO
With in depth experience beyond finance, accounting, and administration to also include manufacturing, importing, sales, marketing, retail, distribution, technology, R&D, legal. Entrepreneurial business background. Dynamic, high energy, positive leader and innovative problem solver. Fully bilingual, computer literate, strong communicator. Actively support and back-stop senior management team as true business partner to drive corporate goals, objectives and high growth. M&A experience. Concluded several acquisitions following intricate due diligence. Turnaround of several complex manufacturing operations. Strategic Planning and control for high growth including full FP&A financial budgeting and modelling. Raising private equity and capital for private and public companies.
CPA, CGA, fully bilingual with an industrial engineering background
Whose career results from experiences gathered from manufacturing and distribution SMEs. Financial controller with an extensive knowledge of multicurrency financial accounting and cost accounting cycles, consolidation, budgeting, year-end file for external audit, stocks management and evaluation, annual physical count process and management of HR, IT and internal sales staffs. Participated to board of directors’ meetings and was part of continuous improvement and MRP and ERP implantation executive committees. Highly skilled to structure work flow and to manage and motivate teams’ members. Is result oriented and strongly committed in meeting corporate objectives. Has a proven track record in meeting deadlines.
Bachelor of Commerce graduate with a professional accounting designation CPA CMA
Extensive experience in the International Pharmaceutical Industry prior to 1998. Subsequent experience focuses primarily in privately owned SMEs; holding the Controller position. Effectively controlled the full accounting cycle up to the trial balance; with subsequent preparation of internal financial statements. Experienced in account analysis, bank reconciliations, payroll, cash flows, foreign exchange, budgets and year end audit working papers for external review. In an on-time manner, completed, monthly and annually, returns for payroll, sales taxes, labor reporting (CNESST,) and SR&ED. Administered the VRSP, group insurance, and property insurance plans. Extensive knowledge in preparing and maintaining the full budgeting process. Experience in documenting and preparing SR&ED claims.
Managerial & General Accounting
Extensive experience in bookkeeping, general accounting, project and job costing, and interpersonal skills acquired through self-employment. Able to learn and analyze, and to find solutions to problems and operate more effectively. Experience within multi-sized corporations in various industries and services.