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Are you currently in the CPA program, recently completed your CPA, or looking for a new challenge? Does problem solving and helping drive business results sound interesting to you? Would you like to work for a fast-paced growing company that provides long-term stability with the opportunity for future career growth? If so, we may have a position for you! 

Chandler, a division of J.D. Irving, Limited is currently seeking an Assistant Controller for our Saint John, NB Head Office branch.  Chandler has 6 core divisions and has manufacturing facilities, wholesale operations and sales offices in all 4 Atlantic provinces.  Posting growth rates much higher than the norm, we are always moving, changing and looking for new and innovative ways to improve our business processes and customer service.

Reporting to the Controller you will be:

  • Preparing and presenting the financial results in a manner that is both relevant and accurate to management and peers as well as external stakeholders.
  • Responsible for preparing the financial statements, and supporting the strategic planning, budget and quarterly review processes.
  • Lead the audit and compliance processes
  • Provide profitability analysis and develop and report on key metrics to assist in monitoring and improving performance
  • Providing mentoring and support to team members, supervisors, managers and the inventory team while ensuring that inventory counts are carried out in a timely, accurate and systematic manner.
  • Collaborating on business projects by preparing and analyzing information and how it applies to operations and sales.

In addition to being educated and trained in accounting, you are:

  • Organized, detail oriented and team oriented
  • Capable of working in a fast-paced, growing environment
  • Someone who likes to get things done
  • Able to see better ways to do things and value seeing those projects through to the end
  • Enjoy working as part of a team
  • Able to travel to Chandler's branch offices (when required)
  • An advanced user of Microsoft Excel 


You have experience or are willing to learn:

  • J.D. Edwards – Enterprise 1
  • Tableau
  • Cognos Report Writing

Chandler offers an excellent benefits and compensation package that will be commensurate with experience and education.

To Apply for this Career Opportunity:


Please apply online by October 4th, 2019. 


We appreciate your interest in our company! Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. 


To learn more about our products and services, click here.




Chandler is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in its employment practices and to providing an environment free from discrimination and harassment for all employees.

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