Bilingual Financial Controller – Laval


Laval, Quebec — Permanent, Full-time

Contribute to the growth of Powertrain!

Dana is a Global leader in drivetrain and e-Propulsion systems for car manufacturers (OEM) (FEO).

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Your challenges

  • Responsible for all financial reporting, tax packages, internal controls, and cost accounting


  • Manage and oversee accounting department daily operations such as account payables, taxes reporting, benefits and payroll operations, etc.


  • Prepare all financial reports, trial balance forecasts, profit and expense statements, and other reports supporting cost control


  • Communicate with all department managers in order to complete daily, weekly, monthly and year-end reports for operations and division management


  • Assist in strategy development in the operation to ensure financial integrity


  • Promote continuous improvement & best practices deployment throughout the operation


  • Organize financial vision and strategies that are in alignment with the overall strategic direction of the corporation and in compliance with U.S. generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) 


  • Maintain adequate risk management-based internal controls


  • Provide business analysis on trends, issues, and developments that could impact the operation


  • Prepare annual business plan 

Your strengths

  • Bachelor’s degree in in Accounting or Finance


  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in senior level accounting or finance role in manufacturing or distribution environment


  • Detail oriented and ability to work with high degree of accuracy


  • Strong analytical skills and proven aptitude for numbers


  • Proven problem-solving skills and the ability to handle multiple projects and deadlines


  • Strong interpersonal skills to work with people at all levels within and outside Dana in a professional manner and the ability to work in a team environment


  • Excellent written and verbal communication and organizational skills


  • Demonstrated computer proficiency using Microsoft Excel and Word; Hyperion experience preferred


  • Must be a self-starter and able to work with minimal supervision 


  • Must be able to work extra hours when necessary


  • Bilingualism in French and English is required


Why join our team?

  • We are a vibrant, growing company which fosters creativity, innovation and collaboration
  • We are lucky enough to always have challenging projects to take part in!
  • We stand out through our team’s multidisciplinary and multicultural nature
  • We subscribe to a comprehensive group insurance plan and a retirement plan with employer contribution
  • Our Social Club organizes a wide range of activities