FirstService Financial, Corporate Controller
2007 - Present
Team leader, organizer and mentor for five-person finance team. Oversight of financial reporting and analysis. Primary contact for external auditors to ensure FASB and GAAP compliance. Extensive use of financial metrics and data analysis to provide guidance to business leaders and aid with strategic planning. Built accounting department from one to five people over four years. Process improvements and automation with Microsoft Excel VBA Macros and Microsoft developer tools. Oversaw migration to Microsoft Dynamics CRM and Great Plains.