Higher Talent is seeking a Vice President of Finance for a locally owned private company. This is a full-time permanent, office-based role in St. John’s.

As the VP of Finance, you will report to the President and oversee financial operations for a growing organization. You will supervise an accounting team and be a strong team player within the senior leadership group and the organization.


  • Overseeing all financial functions of the organization – Financial Reporting, Treasury, Capital Structure, and Risk Management.
  • Managing the budget, forecast and cash flow analysis process.
  • Supervising and mentoring the accounting and finance team.
  • Overseeing the reporting of financial information to all stakeholders.
  • Managing the entire audit process.
  • Arranging financing where needed, ongoing management of bank and investor relationships.
  • Ensuring compliance with legal and regulatory requirements.
  • Understanding, implementing and monitoring all financial control systems.
  • Other duties as required.


  • 8 + years of progressive accounting experience
  • 3 + years of management and leadership experience, including involvement in strategic planning.
  • Professional Accounting designation is an asset.
  • Advanced knowledge of various accounting system(s) is an asset
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Detail oriented individual with strong organizational skills.
  • Time management skills with ability to meet deadlines.
  • High level of written and oral communications and presentation skills.
  • Superior interpersonal and leadership skills.

This position offers a competitive salary and benefits package that includes group insurance and annual leave.

Apply today!
Ashley Verge | Recruitment Specialist | ashley@highertalent.ca | Jump Recruitment and Higher Talent | www.jumpcareers.ca www.highertalent.ca 

We embrace diversity. Individuals that represent a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills are encouraged to apply. Applicants considered for the position will be subject to a background check. We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates being considered for an interview will be contacted. 

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St. John’s, NL