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VP Finance

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Burlington
Direct Hire
$180,000

About the Company 

Our client is a leading provider (Marketing, Sales, and Distribution) for top brands in the fashion industry. They are looking for a Vice President of Finance who will report to the President, and oversee and manage the accounting and finance function for the company. 

Why Work Here 

  • Position will be a key part of the leadership team, and be involved in all aspects of the business (operations, logistics, IT, HR, etc.) 
  • One of Canada’s fastest growing companies for 5 years in a row 
  • Competitive compensation package 

 About the Opportunity 

  • Manage all financial reporting to ensure legal compliance 
  • Provide vision and leadership that encourages growth and safeguards the assets and financial viability of the company 
  • Oversee organization’s budget & forecast process 
  • Interpret and analyze monthly & annual Financials in relation to Prior year, budget, forecasts, etc. 
  • Monitor profits, cash flow, inventory and financial ratios 
  • Purchase foreign exchange contracts to hedge against FX fluctuations 
  • As a senior member of management, participate in strategic planning, expansion, negotiations with new brands and divestitures 
  • Identify corporate policies, I.T. processes, and organizational structures to support the needs of the overall business 
  • Manage, motivate and challenge accounting, Credit, IT, and logistics staff 
  • To improve and maximize their potential as effective employees 
  • Regular performance reviews including timely follow-up 
  • Organize training programs (with HR) to improve performance 
  • coordinate with CEO & President and other Senior Management, to manage overall business 
  • Identify and analyze information to give early warnings of potential problems and recommends timely corrective action 
  • Coordinate and confer with professionals (legal, accountants, tax, import regulations) as required 
  • Work with Lending partners to ensure adequate working capital and expansion capital, covenant compliance. 
  • Work with AR Trade Credit Insurance providers to protect Accounts Receivable and maximize borrowing capacity. 
  • New product/brand launches – ensure seamless transition within organization 
  • Organize budget preparation process (in conjunction with controller) to  ensure annual budget prepared on time and meets corporate objectives. 
  • Review profit and other financial performance monthly and take corrective action when required 

About You 

  • CPA Designation 
  • Minimum 8 years of hands on accounting experience 
  • Experience with cashflow monitoring and forecasting 
  • Exposure to wholesale/distribution/logistics industry 
  • Strong people management ability 

Salary Range 

$150,000 to $180,000/ year 

How to Apply 

Click the “Apply Now” button and follow the instructions to submit your resume. Please know that we only accept documents in MS Word or Rich Text formats. When referencing this job, quote # 331328.  

You must currently reside within the Greater Toronto Area and be permitted to work in Canada to be considered for this opportunity. A recruiter will be in touch with you if your profile meets our client’s requirements for this role. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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