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Chief Financial Officer – (WR: 374)

Posted 6 years ago

Headquartered in Quesnel, British Columbia and with operating mills in Grande Cache, Alberta and Carrot River, Saskatchewan, our client is a long-term provider of value added forest products. Today, operating across the three westernmost Canadian provinces, our client has the capacity to produce more than 330 million board feet of various solid wood products.


Our client is seeking to hire a Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Dually reporting to the Chief Executive Officer and President, the CFO is a critical member of the executive leadership team involved in setting the strategic direction for the Company. Together with the executive management and Board of Directors, the CFO will be responsible for developing and executing the Company’s financial, operational, growth and investment strategies, policies and governance.


The CFO will have primary responsibility for planning, executing, managing and controlling all financial related activities for the Company; the CFO has the fiduciary duty to ensure that the Company approaches financial management strategically and adheres to best in class accounting practices, systems, controls, and financial disclosures on behalf of its external stakeholders including its Parent Company, relevant regulators, banks, external auditors and Board of Directors. Specifically, the CFO will have overall accountability for: corporate finance, accounting, regulatory compliance and financial reporting, internal controls, treasury, tax, financial planning, budgeting and forecasting, investment management and investor relations. As a strategic leader and advisor, the CFO will interpret financial information and contribute insightful understanding of anticipated trends and financial implications to support executive business decision making.


The successful CFO candidate will be an entrepreneurial, strategic and seasoned financial business leader who is interested in collaboratively contributing to a strong senior management team by offering strategy and financial stewardship to a Company on a growth trajectory. A professional accounting designation, 10+ years public company experience, a strong track record of effective balance sheet restructuring, proven ability to successfully raise funds through capital market initiatives and demonstrated mergers, acquisitions and divestiture transaction management experience are core requirements for this role.


If you are interested in learning more about this exciting opportunity, please contact Susie Besler at 403-263-4474 ext 229 or by email at [email protected].

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