Financial Controller

Location: Salt Lake City, UT Posted Date: August 12, 2017
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Employer Job Id: 8188BR CareerMine Job Id: 1372882

[Company] is a global provider of drilling services and products in the mineral exploration industry. We are seeking a talented individual to serve in the position of regional controller for Canada, US and Latin America. This position reports to the Corporate Controller, and has as direct lines of reporting to it the country controllers and their respective accounting functions in each of the countries in which we operate in the region, specifically, US, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Argentina, Chile, and Peru. This position will be a key member of the regional finance team and be the key support to the Corporate Controller and CFO.

Key Roles and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for managing the delivery of a first class financial and management accounting function in the Americas
  • Responsible for North America Shared Services Center
  • Monitor compliance with financial controls and implement new controls, as necessary, to mitigate risk
  • Support the corporate financial statement audit and statutory audits
  • Monitor and apply the latest accounting rules and regulations and determine the impact of changes to the business
  • Champion established policies and procedures for financial controls and reporting
  • Ensure timely and accurate payment of payroll salaries to staff and taxes to statutory bodies
  • Review and signoff the balance sheet reconciliation process to ensure all accounts are properly reconciled
  • Approve the cash forecast for the regions
  • Champion continual process improvement
  • Mentor and coach staff and assist with career development
  • Research technical accounting issues, as necessary, and coordinate with auditors

Position Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Taxation or a related field
  • CPA
  • 15 years related work experience
  • Experience of working in a multinational organization
  • Broad Accounting experience in industry preferably in mining/exploration/resource sector
  • Microsoft Office-Hyperion- Oracle
  • A self-starter with the ability to work independently
  • Strong analytical and strategic capabilities
  • Leadership experience in a shared services environment
  • Must be fluent in written and spoken English, Spanish is a plus

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