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Robert Half Canada

Director of Finance



Company Information

Founded in 1948, Robert Half International is the world’s first and largest specialized staffing firm with more than 360 locations worldwide. Robert Half’s specialized staffing divisions include:


  • Accountemps, Robert Half Finance & Accounting and Robert Half Management Resources, for temporary, full-time and project professionals, respectively, in the fields of accounting and finance;
  • OfficeTeam, for full-time, temporary, and temporary-to-full-time opportunities for highly skilled temporary administrative support office management and HR personnel;
  • Robert Half Technology, for full-time and project information technology professionals;
  • Robert Half Legal, for temporary, project and full-time staffing of lawyers, law clerks, paralegals and legal support personnel; and,
  • The Creative Group, for advertising, marketing and web design professionals.


We encourage you to work with us to find out why for more than 15 years, Robert Half once again was named first in our industry on Fortune® magazine’s list of “World's Most Admired Companies.” (March 1, 2017)

For more information, visit www.roberthalf.ca or follow us on Twitter @RobertHalf_CAN.

Job Description

Our Hi-Tech client is currently looking for a Director of Finance for a 3-6 month contract opportunity with the possibility of full-time. 

As the Director of Finance you will be responsible for keeping senior leadership and Team leads apprised of all significant financial developments in addition to:


  • Plan and execute the management of the financial function with supervision of finance staff;

  • Fiscal reporting and controls;

  • Manage the month end closing process;

  • Design and implement accounting systems, policies and procedures along with appropriate levels of internal control;

    • Monitor revenues, expenses and cash flows;

    • Ensure full compliance with bank contracts and act as the main point of contact;

  • Monitor, analyze and communicate financial business performance for projects including revenue forecasting;

  • Manage the year-end audit process and liaise with auditors;

  • Monthly report to the Board of Directors;

  • Other related duties as required.


About You:


The ideal Director of Finance candidate will have the following:

  • A CPA designation with a minimum of 10 years’ experience in a similar role managing a small team;

  • Experience in large complex projects, project Accounting and SRED tax credits;

  • Knowledge of Canadian General Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and Accounting Standards for * Private Enterprise (APSE);

  • Experience working in a multicurrency environment

  • Experience with Deltek Vision would be a strong asset;

  • Strong Superior oral and written communication skills and the ability to liaise with all levels of staff and management



To Apply:

If this profile sounds like you, please contact us at ottawa@rhmr.com for confidential consideration.

Contact Information

Robert Half Canada
Posting Date: 07-Sep-2017Accounting and Finance Contract, Full-Time 3.00  Months Open 1Member or Student ASAP
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