Chief Financial Officer

Greater Toronto Area, ON, Canada

We’re leading the search for a dynamic and strategic Chief Financial Officer (CFO) on behalf of our client, a world-class organization within the entertainment industry. If you have at least 15 years of broad and progressive finance leadership experience, thrive in an entrepreneurial environment, and pride yourself on your strong change management skills and open communication style, this may be the role for you!

Reporting to the CEO, the CFO will play an integral leadership role in driving value creation and in advising the CEO and other key executives on corporate financial and business strategies, particularly in regards to mergers and acquisitions. They will oversee all financial management and control-related practices (accounting and reporting, internal audit, control design and adherence, FP&A, tax, treasury, short/long-term strategic planning, and M&A).

The successful candidate will: provide leadership across the company; offer pragmatic and creative solutions through the use of a wide range of proven business, operational and commercial decision-making skills; engineer innovative financial solutions and build analytics and reporting tools to help lead the business; ensure that transactions, policies and procedures meet corporate short and long-term objectives; partner cross-functionally to drive operational and administrative efficiencies and working capital improvements. Significant experience with capital markets, debt management, and foreign exchange/cash repatriation activities would be beneficial.

This is an exciting role for a a collaborative, cross-functional business partner with strong commercial, operational and financial acumen who is looking to assume more responsibility and help drive performance in a fast-paced growth business.

All responses are sent to Waterstone Human Capital. Please indicate your interest in Project # 0315-0001S. Please note: only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.