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You will balance your time between working closely with the Director of Finance, overseeing the property and development accounting functions, and providing mentorship and effective delegation to your team.
You will deliver on all full cycle day-to-day accounting needs but with a clear focus on providing both expeditious financial snapshots upon request and detailed management reports.
You will be given the opportunity to lead a small team of three individuals.
Operations Controller @ Huntington Properties
Company: Huntington Properties
Position: Operations Controller
Location: Ottawa, ON
Since its inception over 25 years ago, this organization has grown exponentially to be recognized as one of the region’s largest full-service, commercial real estate and property management businesses. With decades of industry expertise and a multi-million dollar portfolio of varied properties, this organization continues to maintain its competitive position within the industry. The organization’s portfolio continues to scale as the group takes advantage of unique and diversified investment and development opportunities. The group regularly establishes joint ventures and partnerships with investors interested in acquiring and developing commercial properties in the region, backed by the goal in mind to deliver long-term returns.
Skills & Experience
You have a proven track record in leading small teams that is complemented by a genuine passion for coaching and mentorship. When you find yourself juggling multiple priorities, you know how to delegate.
Analysis & Technical
You will have gained valuable experience in providing detailed analysis and commentary. You are familiar with elevating the success of organizations through the implementation of efficient processes, internal controls and systems.
You bring a strong technical, full-cycle and multi-entity accounting background from your tenure in public accounting and/or experience working within various industries.
You have experience with accounting software implementation, specifically Yardi or other.
Summary of the Role
Reporting to the Director of Finance, you will manage the day to day accounting operations of the organization in order to succinctly provide business critical data and analytics to ensure they maximize its success as an organization. As the Operations Controller, you will deliver on all full cycle day-to-day accounting needs but with a clear focus on providing both expeditious financial snapshots upon request and detailed management reports. You will take full ownership of all monthly finance tasks and the processes that drive toward the completion of them. Ultimately, you will alleviate the Director of Finance from their current involvement in the day-to-day financial responsibilities so that they can focus on supporting leadership with their strategic decision making.
This is a leadership role, where you will be given the opportunity to lead a small team of three individuals. You will balance your time effectively between working closely with the Director of Finance, overseeing the property and development accounting functions, and providing mentorship and effective delegation to your team. You will play a critical role in the reporting and analysis of accurate data which will allow for the senior leadership team to make well-informed decisions regarding future ventures and growth. Your role will be fast paced, complex and challenging in nature and will call on your ability to pivot between the diverse entities’ financials on a routine basis.
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