Share this Job

Financial Controller

Posting Start Date: Nov 27, 2021

Location: Candiac, QC, CA

Company: Cascades

Your challenge is here!


Under the supervision of the Corporate Financial Director, the Financial Controller (Transactional) will be called upon to execute various mandates in order to grow the company towards the set goals. This person will be responsible for a team of 15 people responsible for maintaining prices, contracts and processing customer deductions (Billback, Top Client and Logistics). We are looking for a motivated person, capable of working efficiently and with rigor.

Why work at Cascades


  • Work-life balance (telecommuting, flexible hours);
  • Group insurance & pension plan with company contributions, after 3 months of service; 
  • Internal and external training available;
  • Accessible gym space and/or financially covered sports activities;
  • Profit sharing plan, available after 1 year of service;
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP);
  • Training center;
  • Long-term career management plan;
  • Work environment focused on sharing knowledge and valuing individual and team success;
  • Contribute to the success of a Quebec-based, multinational, environmentally responsible company.

Your responsibilities


The Financial Controller will have the following responsibilities:


  • Work closely with sales and shared service to minimize accounts receivable;
  • Implement and continuously improve all accounting processes under his/her responsibility.
  • Support the development of the talent of the people under his/her responsibility and ensure that they have the skills required to assume their responsibilities
  • Foster teamwork and promote knowledge transfer among team members
  • Plan, direct and coordinate all operational functions related to accounting.
  • Evaluate current accounting activities, provide recommendations for improvement and implement new processes.
  • Develop and maintain excellent business relationships with group and shared service center business partners. 
  • Prepare and review various reports and financial analyses for group management.
  • Operational management of client programs.
  • Coordinate and review customer related data systems, payables and receivables.
  • Standardize general accounting, receivables and payables processes in collaboration with shared services. 
  • Implement simple and effective internal controls.
  • Participate in the budgeting process for all Tissue Group corporate functions. 
  • Ensure efficient and high quality service to business partners.

Your baggage and your strengths


The Financial Controller will possess several of the following qualifications and skills:


  • Minimum 8 years of relevant experience; 
  • Bilingual (French and English) written and spoken;
  • Very good knowledge of Microsoft software; 
  • Excellent ability to manage several projects simultaneously and good priority management. 
  • Knowledge of SAP (asset)

#revealyourpotential #LifeAtCascades
Cascades believes in the success of an inclusive organization that values diversity within its team. All qualified candidates will be considered for this position in a fair manner. Use of the masculine in our communications refers equally to both women and men.


About Cascades
To be part of Cascades is to reveal the full potential of materials, people and ideas. We are source of possibilities. Since 1964, we have been providing sustainable, innovative and value-creating solutions in packaging, hygiene and recovery.

Join 12,000 women and men working in a network of more than 90 operating units located in North America and Europe. 


Job Segment: Accounting, Financial, Accounts Payable, Telecom, Telecommunications, Finance, Technology