Financial Controller

Stanley, MB R0G, Canada

Job Type


About the Company

PLS Group of Companies is a southern Manitoba-based group that started from Precision Land Solutions back in 2006. This Water Management service began with a single-plow operation and has expanded ever since.

We look for hard-working people who are responsible, enjoy learning, serving customers, and have a fun-loving attitude. If this sounds like you, we would love to talk about an exciting opportunity with our growing group of companies!


Controller Job Responsibilities:

  • Maximizes return on financial assets by establishing financial policies, procedures, controls, and reporting systems.

  • Guides financial decisions by establishing, monitoring, and enforcing policies and procedures.

  • Protects assets by establishing, monitoring, and enforcing internal controls.

  • Monitors and confirms financial condition by conducting audits and providing information to external accountants.

  • Monitors cash flow, banking agreements and debt covenants.

  • Maximizes return and limits risk on cash by minimizing bank balances.

  • Prepares budgets by establishing schedules; collecting, analyzing, and consolidating financial data; recommending plans.

  • Achieves budget objectives by scheduling expenditures; analyzing variances; initiating corrective actions.

  • Provides status of financial condition by collecting, interpreting, and reporting financial data.

  • Prepares special reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.

  • Complies with federal, provincial, and local legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation, anticipating future legislation, enforcing adherence to requirements, filing financial reports, and advising management on needed actions.

  • Supervises and directs financial staff

  • Protects operations by keeping financial information and plans confidential

Controller Qualifications / Skills:

  • Managing processes

  • Financial software

  • Developing standards

  • Auditing, accounting, and corporate finance

  • Tracking budget expenses

  • Financial skills

  • Analyzing information

  • Developing budgets

  • Performance management

Education, Experience, and Licensing Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance

  • Experience in accounting/finance is considered an asset

  • Experience in working with multiple legal entities under different legal umbrellas

  • Experience with financial reporting requirements

We are looking for an experienced financial professional to join our team. The role involves oversight for PLS Group of Companies.