Client Controller

The Client Controller reports to the General Manager in our Outsourced Accounting Solutions team and works from our clients’ businesses as well as in a Virtus Group office. This position may work out of either our Regina or Saskatoon office.

Responsibilities:

  • Overall day-to-day coordination of accurate financial reporting and on-time processing of client information
  • Addressing tight deadlines and a multitude of accounting activities, including general ledger preparation, financial reporting, year-end working paper preparation for external clients, and the support of budget and forecast activities
  • Maintaining accounting principles, practices and procedures to ensure accurate and timely financial statements
  • Bank, payroll and other balance sheet account reconciliations
  • Review and approval of account classifications
  • Review of G/L for any missing transactions and overall accuracy
  • Contact with clients and client contacts, including the clients tax accountant and other professional service providers
  • Supervision of A/R, A/P, Payroll, and Bookkeeping staff
  • Some data entry as needed

Qualifications/Skills/Experience/Attributes:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce, Business or suitable field
  • Charter Professional Accountant (CPA) is highly preferred
  • 3+ years experience
  • Bookkeeping experience that involved processing of A/P, A/R and Payroll
  • Experience preparing payroll and sales tax returns
  • Ability and experience leading and motivating a team
  • Strong skills using MS Office  and QBO with an ability to quickly learn and use new technologies
  • Experience working in a paperless environment
  • Strong interpersonal and relationship building skills
  • Cooperative team player with a positive can-do approach
  • Superior ability to prioritize and focus in a high-paced, multi-tasking environment
  • Positive communication skills

Benefits:

We offer competitive compensation, a strong corporate culture and community presence. 

If becoming a vital part of the Virtus Group team interests you, please reply in confidence by May 7, 2021 by submitting a cover letter and resume, referring to VG103, to:

Virtus Group

[email protected]

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