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Careers at the McMichael



We are currently recruiting for a full time Controller in our Finance and Accounting department.

The Controller, engages in a range of administrative, management, and professional accounting work in support of the gallery’s operations in accordance with current accounting principles.

Reporting to the Director, Finance and Operations, the Controller is responsible for coordinating and managing the accounting functions to ensure financial data is accurate and timely in the preparation of financial reports and statement for the McMichael Collection and the Foundation.

The Controller ensures the accuracy and integrity of the General Ledger and manages the functions of Accounts Receivable, Payable, and Payroll for the McMichael Canadian Art Collection.

Skills required

5 years Accounting management experience, with an understanding of not-for-profit accounting. A professional certification in accountancy, i.e. Certified General Accountant or Certified Management Accountant, completed or underway, is required. The successful candidate will have had experience processing Ceridian Insync Payroll, and have a familiarity with any of Sage Accpac, Vista, CIVICRM, Lightspeet, and/or Smart Vendor computer applications.

In addition to strong analytical and reporting skills, the Controller must have excellent organizational, time management and communication (oral and written) skills with a broad knowledge of computer applications (including advanced Excel).

Application Process:

If you are interested in applying for this position, please forward your resume with a covering letter to Human Resources.
Fax: 905.893.2588

McMichael Canadian Art Collection
10365 Islington Avenue
Kleinburg, Ontario, L0J 1C0

We thank all candidates for their application; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


The McMichael Canadian Art Collection is an agency of the government of Ontario under the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport.

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