The Edmonton Humane Society (EHS) has been an animal welfare leader in the Edmonton community since 1907. We strive to be a model of excellence in the advancement of animal welfare and to lead the movement in creating a more humane world. EHS is a safe haven for thousands of homeless animals each year, providing veterinary treatment, behavioral rehabilitation, care, enrichment, and rehoming. Beyond animal sheltering, we engage with the community through various programs and services to support happy, lifelong bonds between people and pets.
The Controller works collaboratively with the CFO and the Finance team members to contribute to the overall success of the Finance department and the organization; effectively managing financial tasks, relationships, and risk mitigation. Overall, this position provides leadership and operational support to Organizational Leaders in setting sustainable financial goals, and policy development, and ensuring the strategic goals, operational requirements, and business needs of the Organization are met.
Accounting, Internal Control and Financial Reporting
Work with management to understand the financial needs of the organization and help support the organization through the development of strategic and integrated financial resource strategies
Leadership, Risk Management, and Technology
What You Bring
As the ideal candidate, you will exercise tact, good judgment, confidentiality, and discretion while upholding high standards of performance and accountability in a multi-tasking environment. You possess strong planning, organizational, and decision-making skills as well as the ability to work independently and as part of a team. Success will be achieved by adopting an outlook that embraces change as a constant and by proactively managing a large and constantly fluctuating workload. A cooperative and positive person who will assess problems and generate solutions.
The Edmonton Humane Society is an equal-opportunity employer and we thank all applicants for submitting their resumes. However, only those candidates considered for employment will be contacted.
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