Job ID: 25434

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Job location: Toronto
Job type: Accounting – Perm
Salary range: 70 - 90K
Job posting date: January 21, 2019

Job Description

As a fast-growing national retail franchise business, we are looking for a technically sound CPA who is keen on a dynamic and entrepreneurial role.  As an inherently strong leader, you would report directly to the Founder and CEO, owning all finance and accounting.  Bringing the finance and accounting function in-house, the Controller has the runway to create his or her own function from the group up.  This newly created role will be hands-on, dynamic, and exciting!  As a proven self-starter this Controller opportunity includes: monthly, quarterly, and annual financial reporting and accounting; tax planning and compliance; other compliance activities; financial planning, budgeting and analysis; KPIs; investor relations; regularly liaising with key leaders and Franchise Owners; operations; special projects; and more!

In a fast-growing energetic environment, we need a hard-working CPA professional with strong drive and attention to detail.  A self-starter with exceptional organization, maturity, resilience, passion and work ethic.

A QuickBooks Wizard, with advanced Microsoft Excel and the ability to learn other systems quickly.

This opportunity will work out of Midtown Toronto!



  • University degree in Finance/Accounting
  • Fully qualified CPA with three to five-plus years’ experience at an accounting firm and/or industry
  • Exceptional interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills; superior Emotional Intelligence; and the ability to communicate effectively with throughout the organization to employees and leaders
  • Experience with QuickBooks and hands-on full cycle accounting and financial reporting
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel
  • Comfort and experience with corporate taxes
  • An engaged interest in this specific enterprising retail business
  • Experience with retail and/or franchise accounting at an accounting firm or in industry is a strong asset
  • Superior attention to detail and organization skills
  • A work-hard play-hard approach to life and work, with an energized passion for business and beauty!


  • Competitive salary, benefits, and the career-making opportunity to participate in the growth of a unique and high-powered Canadian company!