Financial Controller

Role Description

The Financial Controller works in conjunction with the CEO of Talon OOH Canada and the Group Financial Director in the UK. The Financial Controller will oversee a team to lead towards all Canadian financial responsibilities for Talon OOH Canada. This involves managing financial risks, planning, record keeping, and reporting.

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR_

We are looking for a dynamic Financial Controller to join our dynamic team in Toronto. This person will be the main point of contact for all things finance based out of Toronto. If the skills and qualifications below match your experience, we would love to hear from you.

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting and/or finance, CPA Preferred
  • 15 years’ experience in general accounting and/or finance, including at least 5 of which is managing the accounting and/or finance function in building and managing a highly successful staff/team.
  • Experience in a media, advertising, or PR agency preferred.
  • Knowledge of accepted accounting principles and practices
  • Knowledge of auditing principles and practices
  • Knowledge of applicable laws, codes and regulations
  • Demonstrate and utilize strong systems and analytical skills
  • Ability to demonstrate strong attention to detail, exhibit solid business instincts and thrive in a fast-paced environment.
  • High-level proficiency in MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook
  • Netsuite experience is an advantage.

Experience with advertising agency-specific financial systems and ability to successfully work with and utilize company financial resources

OUR TEAM_

  • Finance is a key function within the Talon group, focussing wholly on delivering best in class financial services, ensuring all agencies, media owners and clients are serviced to the best of our abilities. Our team has grown over the past 12 months to ensure we continue delivering on our deadlines and hitting targets. With offices opening in various regions across the world it’s an exciting time to join our team.

WHY US_

“Talon is a People focussed Company, with an entrepreneurial spirit, that give their staff the autonomy and tools to progress and develop in their careers”

OUR VALUES AND HOW WE WORK TOGETHER_

 

WE ARE BOLD_

As industry provocateurs and pioneers, we respectfully challenge the status quo, take pride in our people, big ideas and partnerships.

  • We embrace change
  • We challenge respectfully
  • We lead the way

WE ARE HUMAN_

We are a diverse collective of changemakers who value respect, fairness, and integrity and expect the same in return.

  • We value collaboration and togetherness
  • We are empathetic
  • We embrace individuality

WE ARE SMART_

Our trailblazing spirit and learning centric culture ensures our knowledge provides maximum value to each other and our clients.

  • We grow and learn
  • We are trusted
  • We are mission possible