Graybar Canada is an employee-owned company and a wholesale distributor for thousands of items from leading manufacturers of automation, communications data, and electrical products. Headquartered in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Graybar Canada operates over 30 locations across the country. Their trained specialists and top-quality products enable them to provide customers with a complete solution.
Graybar Canada is a subsidiary of Graybar Electric Company Inc., a Fortune 500 company, and one of the oldest and largest North American electrical distributors. The organization is committed to quality through its customer service, products, supply and distribution and performance.
On their behalf, we are seeking a highly-respected individual as Vice President, Finance and Controller.
Reporting to the Executive Vice President & General Manager, you are responsible for developing and implementing the financial strategy of Graybar Canada and subsidiary companies. As a member of the senior leadership team, you are an advisor to the divisional Vice Presidents and the Board of Directors, evaluating and assisting them with their financial plans and economic modeling.
Leading a team, you possess well-developed personal qualities including integrity, initiative, communication and leadership skills. Further, you have a strong appreciation for governance issues and understand the importance of an effective Board/staff relationship.
As the ideal candidate, you are a seasoned financial professional with strong leadership and management skills. In addition to holding your professional accounting designation (CPA), you have a broad range of skills in accounting, finance, and administration. While you enjoy being “hands on”, you also bring a strategic mindset to guide the organization in making sound financial business decisions.
If this opportunity interests you, please forward your resume and a cover letter telling us how you can help Graybar achieve its mission. Applications can be emailed to Gerald Walsh Associates Inc. at firstname.lastname@example.org, quoting project number 1812 in the subject line.