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Financial Controller / Contrôleur Financier

Montreal, QC
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Are you interested by e-commerce and the future of retail, as well as a dynamic, flexible, and fun work environment?

We are seeking a Financial Controller to join our team at JM Agency, a holding company operating direct-to-consumer e-commerce stores out of our office in Montreal, Canada. We own 3 successful brands (Maddle, Montreal Weights, Ascend) and have fulfilled over 50 000 orders in Canada in the last 2 years alone. We are currently looking for bright talents to help fuel our growth and scale our brands (and our future ones) across North America and the rest of the world

The Financial Controller’s main mandate is to organize and help prepare the financial statements & tax returns for our businesses, as well as analyze and create reports for management and for other relevant parties. We’re looking for a financial controller to become the backbone of our accounting and financial department, and to oversee its activities. As such, the person also needs to plan internal control activities.


  • Prepare and manage the process of financial statement consolidation on a monthly, quarterly or annual basis and ensure that accurate information is portrayed in those
  • Analyse and reconcile the inter-company accounts
  • Prepare and analyse reports for the upper managements and for other relevant parties
  • Manage and operate the daily operational accounting
  • Make and justify the accounting entries corresponding to the general ledger
  • Analyse and control the income and spending levels
  • Review and reconcile balance sheet accounts
  • Prepare for the annual external audit
  • Participate on different special mandates, and help upper management identify and put in place financing for its brands
  • Put in place various systems to help automate various accounting, bookkeeping or reporting tasks
  • Analyse and report back on cash flow management
  • Other relevant accounting or finance tasks


  • Accounting experience: Baccalaureate in accounting with 3 to 5 years of experience in accounting, and a CPA title (or in the process of getting it)
  • Technical knowledge:
    • Advanced experience with MS Office Suite (Excel, Word, Etc)
    • Experience with Quick Books Online (or general knowledge)
  • Language: Excellent verbal & written communication with financial or commercial partners, with a perfect mastery of French, and an advanced mastery of English.
  • Rigor: Professional and meticulous, with great attention to detail and the accuracy of the information provided


  • Flexible work hours
  • Free corporate phone plan
  • Health insurance
  • Relaxed & fun atmosphere
  • Nice corner office with abundant sunlight
  • High end ergonomic chairs
  • Access to a private gym
  • Discounted / Free branded products
  • Bi-weekly massages
  • Staff parties & activities
  • The office is located in Pointe St-Charles, Montréal near Canal Lachine and other parks for stress free breaks


Company Description
After launching in 2020, our business has rapidly grown to become one of the biggest success stories of the recent years in Quebec. While the holding company is not known yet as we are working on branding it, our brands are known and loved by Canadians.

Maddle: The fastest-growing paddle boarding company in North America. After being featured on many media and selling out during our launch last summer, we are back and expanding in the US for 2022.

Montreal Weights: One of the leading direct-to-consumer brands in the fitness Space in Canada with over 30 000 clients to date since 2020.

Ascend: Our latest project in the fitness category was made to appeal to a larger public across Canada and the US. We have not been able to keep up with the demand for our spin bike since launching in Jan 2022. We are expanding the product offering and the channels for fall.

Our team is composed of 17 young professionals & we are looking for more bright minds to join us as we grow and achieve our goals. We offer a fun, stimulating, dynamic and welcoming work environment.



Montreal, QC


Finance and Insurance