Wesgroup Properties started as a family business in British Columbia more than 50 years ago and today is one of Western Canada’s largest private real estate organizations with a diversified portfolio spanning residential and commercial real estate in most asset classes. Wesgroup owns and manages over 2.2 million square feet of commercial property and has built more than 6000 homes in 100 communities. It has a development pipeline representing over 9 million square feet.

The growth of the organization has led to the need for an experienced finance professional to join as a key member of the management team to lead the corporate accounting, IPP (Income Producing Properties) and development accounting functions. The position of Director is a newly established role at Wesgroup Properties and works closely with the CFO and other business unit leaders.

This opportunity will appeal to someone who thrives in a fast paced environment and working with talented and diverse team mates, within the accounting and finance group and across the business units. You take ownership and enjoy continually seeking a better way, for yourself and for those around you. You achieve high standards that compel others to follow suit. You are consistently recognized as a leader and mentor and take as much pleasure in the success of others as your own.

In addition to leading each accounting team, you will be a strong collaborator, working with operations and business unit leaders across the group, as well as the VP Finance, VP Tax and CFO.

The ideal candidate will have a CA (CPA) designation and experience leading teams at a Controller/Director or VP level. Strong leadership, communication and financial reporting experience is key. Experience within the real estate or construction filed is a plus. Technology savvy, in particular a working knowledge of Yardi Voyager 7S, Constellation (Newstar) HomeBuilder is a plus.

We will provide a competitive salary and benefits package for the right candidate as well as a professional and rewarding working environment. If you are interested in this exciting opportunity please apply with your resume and cover letter. For more detailed information on this position, please contact Gavin Ryan, Taylor Ryan Executive Search Partners, at info@taylorryan.com