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In 1985, after years of working in residential utilities contracting for their father, the Marinelli siblings founded Conwest
Contracting to build further on their family tradition of working hard and forging strong business relationships. Over the
years, John and Tony Marinelli, along with Ben Taddei, have expanded Conwest significantly and today it is one of the
leading specialists in civil contracting in British Columbia, and continues to grow. Conwest has business lines in civil
infrastructure construction, industrial, commercial and residential development. They strive to build collaborative,
strategic partnerships and create positive outcomes for all project stakeholders.
The Director of Finance is a key strategic leader within the Management division. The Director of Finance will be
responsible for ensuring timely and relevant monitoring/reporting of the overall financial performance. This role is an
excellent opportunity to join an industry leading organization where you can add direct value to the business through
assistance in guiding the company’s financial decisions through solid analytical accounting and financial reporting.
The individual within this position must be able to develop and maintain planning processes, policies and standards that
maintain a robust financial and accounting system to ensure Conwest Contracting is able to meet and deliver upon its
vision and mandate. The ideal candidate will have a “roll up your sleeves” attitude and work collaboratively with
management while overseeing and supporting Conwest Contracting’s Human Resource functions.
Reporting to the President and Vice President of Construction, the Director of Finance will be looked upon to lead,
direct and monitor the planning, delivery and evaluation of financial functions for Conwest Contracting. The incumbent
of this position will have developed strong leadership and communication skills through demonstrated experience in a
senior financial role. They will ensure that financial information is relevant, timely, accurate and insightful while also
being a strategic thought leader, anticipating opportunities as well as risks.
As part of the Management team, you will have demonstrated experience supporting and enhancing current financial strategies. You will also possess a collaborative leadership style and have the drive and commitment to support employees in all areas and lead the team through change. The successful candidate for this position will have a minimum of 10 years’ experience accompanied with a degree in Accounting or Finance and a CPA or relevant
designation. The successful candidate must possess excellent communication skills, both verbal and written with superior interpersonal and relationship management skills. Additionally, they will have advanced Microsoft Excel skills and a familiarity with SQL databases, Crystal Reports, Power BI, Sage 300, TimberScan and Office Connector would be an asset. The successful candidate will also be able to demonstrate through their professional history, a proven track record of successfully managing a team with diverse interests and backgrounds. Knowledge and a demonstrated background of construction, manufacturing, engineering industry would be considered an asset.
The Director of Finance is part of management team and is responsible for ensuring that the organization maintains a
viable financial position. As the President will rely on the technical skills and experience of the incumbent in this role,
candidates must be able to demonstrate the following technical competencies:
This role will appeal to an individual who possesses strong leadership capabilities while maintaining an excellent eye
for detail and outstanding communication skills. The successful candidate will be a pro-active, motivated, flexible and
To further explore this opportunity, please submit your resume in confidence to AJ Beaudry, Consultant
[email protected] or call 250.734.4327.
We thank all interested applicants, however; only those selected to move forward will be contacted.
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