NOW HIGHERING

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We Are Hiring:
Financial Controller Americas

This is a Permanent, Full-Time Post,
Vaudreuil-Dorion, CANADA

The sky’s the limit for your career at Microdrones. So: take to the skies with us – choose challenge over routine! Microdrones is an expanding, innovative company with branches in Germany, the US, Canada, China, Australia and the United Arab Emirates.

Energetic. Innovative. Adventurous. Perceptive. Future oriented. Sound like you? Then we’ve got the right job for you! Microdrones offers a unique opportunity to work for an industry-leading company in a dynamic environment. Join us on our journey in the rapidly-growing aerospace industry with its infinite growth potential – become a Microdrones professional!

mdGroup is looking for a new Financial Controller Americas located in Vaudreuil-Dorion / Montreal. Based in Canada, you will manage the financials of all our American Entities mainly in the US and Canada. You will report to the Global Finance Director.

What to expect from us:

    At Microdrones, we know that it is the people who make our company a success. We encourage personal and professional growth and success among our globally diverse workforce by offering:

    • Career and personal development opportunities
    • An innovative, growing, international company with many exciting tasks
    • Flexible working hours and decentralized work
    • A great team and an exciting product
    Your TASKS and responsibilities:
    • Preparation of internal and external financial statements in accordance with GAAP (monthly and annual closing)
    • Ensure compliance of accounting procedures with legal and statutory local standards and requirements
    • Coordinate the preparation of annual audit
    • Follow all financial activities on a day to day basis and ensure they are aligned with the company’s overall objectives and vision
    • Work with the Global Finance Director and the Financial Analyst to elaborate a business plan and forecast for American Entities
    • Define and coordinate improvements of procedures and workflows in the financial area
    • Improve our accounting system and internal control
    • Develop and lead initiatives to identify operating costs, variances and develop performance
    • Manage the local accounting team (3 people), including hiring, development, support and retention
    • Share best practices, and personal expertise to educate and train your team
    YOUR Profile and SKILLS:
    • Degree in Accounting, CPA required
    • Proven working experience as a Financial Controller
    • 7+ years of hands-on accounting and managerial experience
    • Prior Audit experience a plus
    • Very good command of MS-Office in particular of Excel (i.e. Pivot Tables, V-Lookups)
    • Team spirit with a structured and solution-oriented approach
    • Ability to work across functional lines and be a good business partner
    • Depth knowledge of US and Canadian Gaap
    • Strong experience in Microsoft Dynamics Navision
    • Fluent in English and French

     

    Microdrones stands for diversity and equal rights. None of the above expressions should be discriminatory in terms of age, sex, ancestry, religion, belief or experience. We confirm that we are pleased to accept all applications from candidates of any age, gender, ancestry, religion, belief or experience.

    Ready to opt for a challenge?

    We are looking forward to your meaningful application – apply online through our application form now.