Controller

Controller

Antrim Truck Stop
Location: Arnprior, Ontario
Posted: October 1st 2019
Description:

Antrim Truck Stop is a multi-faceted business located in Arnprior. We have been serving the Ottawa Valley for more than 40 years. There are five internal entities that make up the truck stop which include:

  • The Hangar Restaurant (a 148-seat family-style eatery)
  • Big Rigs Bakery
  • God and Country Gift Shop
  • Just Right Gift Shop
  • Gas Bar and Convenience Store

We are currently recruiting for a Controller to drive the overall success of the financial activities at the business. The successful candidate will enjoy working on a friendly team and have a strong sense of integrity. This is a full-time position with flexible hours of between 30 and 40 hours per week.

The Controller is responsible for:

  • A full cycle of accounting for the restaurant operation including inventory, sales, receivables, payables and payroll function or backup responsibility
  • Maintaining the general ledger and chart of accounts
  • Preparing monthly reconciliations and variance analysis
  • Preparing annual consolidated operating budget and monthly financial forecasts
  • Managing and complying with statutory reporting requirements and tax filings
  • Liaising with external auditors for the annual audit and quarterly reviews
  • Preparing ad-hoc reports and assisting with other projects as needed
Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree in business, accounting, finance or a related discipline
  • Accounting designation (CMA, CGA or CA) or an equivalent combination of related experience and education
  • A minimum of five years of accounting experience in a senior accounting or financial management role
  • Strong knowledge generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP)
  • Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Detail-oriented
  • Self-motivated and self-directed
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively with a team
  • Computer literate, including effective working skills with accounting software, MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Working knowledge of QuickBooks accounting software is an asset
Additional Information

The candidate will be offered flexible hours and a competitive compensation package that includes health and dental benefits and life insurance.

We appreciate every applicant's interest in working with us. We will invite those candidates who are best suited for this position to an interview. Please let us know of any accommodation you might require when contacted for the interview.

Please forward your resume by email in MS Word or PDF format.

Contact Information
Human Resources
Antrim Truck Stop
580 White Lake Road,
Arnprior, Ontario
K7S 3G9

Email: hr@antrimtruckstop.com
Website: www.antrimtruckstop.com
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