Reporting to the Director of Finance, the City Controller supervises all accounting functions within the Finance Department.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Supervises all accounting functions: accounts payable, accounts receivable, utilities, parking tickets, bank reconciliation, and general ledger
Review/prepare all journal entries including reconciling all sub-ledgers on a monthly basis
Directs the department with day to day transactions
Prepares various external and internal reports such as variance analysis, GST returns, statistical reports for Statistics Canada, Provincial/Federal Grand applications and follow ups
Maintain all accounting records, including preparation of all financial statements in conjunction with Director of Finance
Ensure proper execution of purchasing policies, credit applications, and procedures
Research, develop, review and recommend procedures and policies for key finance functions
Responsible for Tangible Capital Asset project development and maintenance
Handles any public financial inquiries
Excellent communication and public relations skills.
Bachelor Degree in Commerce or Administration major in accounting or finance
CGA, CMA, CA designation preferred
Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office applications; including advanced excel spreadsheet skills
Knowledge and ability to interpret legislation, agreements/leases and processes
Knowledge of accounting and principals governing the public sector
Possess and maintain RCMP security clearance.
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