Current Talent : Accounting & Finance
Active CPA, CGA, member
Fluently bilingual with managerial industrial engineering training. Financial skills acquired from experiences within manufacturing and distribution SME. Extensive knowledge of financial and managerial accounting processes, consolidation, multicurrency, budgeting, external audit, evaluation and inventory management, HR and IT functions and training. Contributed to CA meetings and was part of executive committees for continuous improvement and MRP/ERP implantation. With a strong combination of organizational, managerial and coaching abilities, is oriented towards meeting deadlines and is strongly committed in meeting targets.
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.
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.