Chart the course of a global market leader headquartered in Canada's Ocean Playground.
Chief Financial Officer
As the leading North American processor and marketer of prepared, value-added frozen seafood, High Liner Foods has proven its ability to successfully identify, develop and market innovative products that meet the evolving demands of consumers. This publicly traded company employs approximately 1200 employees globally and expects annual sales to exceed $900 million in 2013. With an agenda focused on growth, sustainability, and innovation, our client is searching for a Chief Financial Officer to join their organization and work closely with the Management Committee in charting the course for the future.
Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer; working closely with a dynamic Management Committee and Board of Directors, the CFO will have complete oversight for all accounting, treasury, Investor Relations, internal audit, and information systems with a shared responsibility for M&A activities, risk management, and tax compliance and planning. Focused on constantly looking for better ways to run the business and continuous improvement, the CFO will ensure the Company has the structure, the people, and the capability to achieve projected growth plans and ultimately reflect a multi-billion dollar company.
The ideal candidate is a proven leader, business advisor, and change manager with a reputation for fostering organizational growth and development. You will have a post-secondary degree, a professional accounting designation coupled with significant senior leadership team experience within a complex publicly traded company. Experience working with Board of Directors and being intimately involved in M&A deals is required. International business experience, specifically experience within the United States is also desirable.
Join one of Canada's storied organizations and be a catalyst for growth. For more details on the opportunity, please contact Mark Surrette or James Laing at 902.422.4886 or apply online at http://jobs.kbrs.ca/Careers/9507/