business control director, Montreal

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Business Control Director
Randstad Canada, Head office
Location: Ville-Saint-Laurent (Corporate office in Place-Vertu commercial center)

Are you an ambitious Business Control Director looking for a professional work environment that supports your learning and career objectives?

Randstad Canada’s Corporate Services office situated in Ville Saint-Laurent is looking for an ambitious Director of Business Control to join their team.

What's in it for you:
•We are the Canadian leader in staffing services.
•We are one of the 50 Best working places in Canada since 2006.
•The best compensation plan in the industry, including a competitive base salary.
•Be part of a team of seasoned professionals recognized for their extraordinary experience and expertise;
• Work in a company that actively promotes an entrepreneurial culture;
•Work/life balance is a priority for us.
• Reach your full potential in a company that values the human element of doing business;
• 3 weeks of vacation + 2 floater days + 2 summer half days (all paid).
• A complete health and dental insurance packages.
• A RRSP and a stock purchase plan.
•Beautiful modern, open-concept office with panoramic views (situated in a large commercial center).

A day in the life of a Business Control Director:
•Lead and ensure an effective financial planning cycle (weekly, monthly, quarterly and annually)
•Thoroughly monitor, analyse and understand the performance of Canadian lines of business. Advise on key trends deviation from planning cycle scenarios and areas of continuity and risk
•Prepare reports, communications and presentations for internal/external stakeholders
•Monitor, analyze, and understand strategic performance issues by running sophisticated analyses (e.g. financial models, pricing analysis), and advise various stakeholders
•Support key projects/initiatives to improve the business performance of the different lines of business of Randstad Canada. Challenge and determine with management how to maximize and enhance performance (e.g. allocation of resources, investment cycles)
•Assist the Canadian leadership team in the formulation of the company’s strategy and growth priorities
•Be a key partner for the Managing Director and CFO in discussions about the development of the company and its lines of business
•Manage and coach a team of 4 to 5 business analysts/controllers
•Drive simplification, professionalization and improvements in the planning & control cycle, as well as further automation and digitalization of processes
•Enhance existing financial system & tools, and implement new IT solutions

What we are looking for:
•University degree in economics, finance or science. (CPA or MBA preferred)
•Minimum 10 years relevant work experience in a major international listed company
•A strong track record in finance, and experience in fast paced and fast growing environments.
•Fluently bilingual- verbally & written (French/English)
•Awareness of how to make business impact in a multicultural environment.
•Experience presenting to C-level executives and clients
•Inspirational leadership, developing & coaching people, maturity and problem solving (ability to connect, confront, challenge and inspire the people you work with).
•Has a significant impact on (internal and external) stakeholders at different levels, and drives business change from a finance perspective.
•Provides a full, clear and well-presented picture of performance risks and opportunities, and ensures key issues remain on the radar of management.
•Acts as a link within the business environment, bringing together people from different parts of the organization to improve the finance division, staff and organization, and business performance.

Randstad is always seeking bright, innovative individuals that share our passion for improving the world of work. If you’re interested in being a part our vision, we welcome your application. We look forward to reading about what makes you uniquely suited to this role!

Randstad Canada is committed to fostering an inclusive, accessible environment, where all employees and customers feel valued, respected and supported. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of our customers and communities in which we live and serve, and creating an environment where every employee has the opportunity to reach her/his potential. We welcome applications from: women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, ethnic minorities, visible minorities, and others who may contribute to diversification.

As part of our commitment to accessibility for all persons with disabilities, Randstad Canada will, upon the request of the applicant, provide accommodation during the recruitment process to ensure equal access to applicants with disabilities. Please contact your Randstad Recruiter/Consultant about your needs, and we will consult with you to ensure suitable accommodation is provided.

All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

For all feedback on equity and accommodation needs, please contact your local Randstad Canada Branch.
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