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As a mission-driven social enterprise, Light House is dedicated to advancing the green economy, improving standard practices, promoting business-to-business collaboration, and educating governments and organizations on how to be part of the solution.

We Are Hiring a Controller!

SCOPE OF POSITION
The Controller provides leadership and coordination of financial planning, debt financing,
and budget management functions. The Controller ensures the accounting procedures conform
to generally accepted accounting principles. The Controller is responsible for developing all corporate financial reports, and is also expected to act as the main liaison regarding accounts payable and receivable.
Due to the size of the organization and the volume of work, the controller position is a 60-80% part-time role.
While the Controller reports to the Executive Director, the Controller’s work may also be reviewed and directed the Board of Directors.

ROLE, RESPONSIBILITIES & EXPECTATIONS
1) Full-cycle bookkeeping
2) Manage Accounting operations
3) Manage banking communications and needs
4) Payroll and benefits admin
5) Financial Reporting
6) Support proposal development and cashflow forecast pipeline
7) As part of the management team develop and implement recommendations to improve profitability
8)Support marketing efforts
9) Operations Support
10) Support project managers with project reporting on billing when needed

EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS
Professional designation or equivalent in experience

MUST HAVE
a) Five years of experience in accounting, auditing, budgeting, financial planning and analysis or other financial activities
b) Experience establishing and managing accounting systems
c) Experience administering payroll
d) Experience preparing and analyzing income statements and balance sheets
e) Knowledge of GST/Payroll tax filing
f) Self motivated, autonomous and work with very little supervision

Candidates interested in applying should forward a resume and cover letter to accounting@lhsbc.com.

Light House is an equal-opportunity employer offering competitive compensation and a progressive work environment.