Controller

Controller

FLYHT provides an opportunity to deliver cutting-edge products for the global aviation industry, a unique opportunity in Alberta. FLYHT leads the industry with our patented black box streaming technology and focuses on customer satisfaction and profitability as keys to success.

FLYHT’s mission is to improve aviation safety, efficiency and profitability (located in Calgary, Canada; publicly traded as: FLY:TSX.V; FLYLF:OTCQX). Airlines, leasing companies, fractional owners and original equipment manufacturers have installed the Automated Flight Information Reporting System (AFIRSTM) on their aircraft to capture, process and stream aircraft data with real-time alerts. AFIRS sends this information through satellite networks to the UpTimeTM cloud-based data center, which provides aircraft operators with direct insight into the operational status and health of their aircraft and enables them to take corrective action to maintain the highest standard of operational control.

The Company fosters a community-driven work environment with the opportunity to contribute directly to the success and achievement of the Company’s goals and objectives. FLYHT offers comprehensive benefits and a 9/80 work week which provides flexibility with every other Friday off.

Position Summary:

Reporting to the CFO, the Controller will be responsible for oversight of all accounting, finance and reporting activities. Will ensure that FLYHT has the controls, systems and procedures in place to support effective program implementation and conduct flawless audits. The Controller will work closely with the Executive and management, not only to educate them regarding finance and accounting procedures but also to explore how the finance function can support their departments.

Critical Aspects:

Attention to Detail

Professionalism/Ethics

Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)

High Technical competency in IFRS and current accounting developments 

Accountabilities:

Financial control and reporting;

Ensuring tax and regulatory filings are submitted on a timely basis

Responsibilities:

  • Approval of all financial entries (AP, AR, inventory, journal entries, bank reconciliations);
  • Monthly adjusting entries;
  • Creation of monthly, quarterly and annual consolidated financial statements including notes when required;
  • Preparation of quarterly and annual Management Discussion and Analysis;
  • Prepare monthly internal KPI reporting for sales & operational reviews; prepare & present monthly financial results to executive team;
  • Ensure accurate recurring monthly billing;
  • Maintain/ensure project reporting accuracy;
  • Periodic reporting to executive team (working capital, collections issues, cash flow forecasting);
  • Lead preparation of annual budgets;
  • External audit lead including annual SRED claim financial lead;
  • Validate financial forecasted impact of sales deals;
  • Employee options proposal & execution;
  • Evaluate & maintain controls with changing business requirements;
  • Financial review of proposed agreements with customers & suppliers;
  • Assess financial impact of contractual terms and conditions;
  • Collections;
  • Maintaining efficiencies of processes / systems and implementing improvements when needed;
  • Financial support & evaluation of non-standard opportunities (loans, grants, sales opportunities);

Technical Proficiencies:

  • Exceptional Excel skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite;
  • Proficient in one or more ERP systems / financial software;
  • Familiar with required regulatory filings in public company environment;
  • Current knowledge of Canadian Corporate Income and Goods and Services Taxes

Qualifications

Required:

  • 5+ years proven experience as a Controller or Assistant Controller;
  • Canadian Professional Accounting Designation;
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written);
  • Self-motivated and able to work well with minimum supervision;
  • Good organizational and time management skills;
  • Sense of urgency and ability to manage conflicting deadlines and commitments;
  • High level analytical and trouble shooting abilities;
  • Demonstrated ability to exercise flexibility, initiative, good judgment and discretion;
  • Excellent accuracy and attention to detail;
  • Diplomatic and confidential;
  • Team player;
  • Confidence in preparing and delivering presentations to staff, management and, if requested, to the Board of Directors.

Asset:

  • Aerospace experience
  • Experience with NetSuite ERP

FLYHT is guided by our core values. We are a tight-knit team who like to have fun, promote teamwork and support each other while valuing and empowering each employee. We challenge our employees to develop creative and innovative solutions. We embrace change, manage risk and continuously improve. If this sounds like a team you want to be part of, we welcome you to apply today!

Job Type: Full-time

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FLYHT’s UpTime Achieves Milestone: 2 Million Flights  
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Total Customer Flights

As of April 5, 2018

Flight hours with AFIRS onboard

As of April 5, 2018

FLY.V on TSX.V

 Updated: 2018-04-25 - 16:00:00 Symbol: FLY.V 
Open: $1.57
Volume: 1000
Last: $1.59
Day Hi: $1.59
Change: $+0.02
Day Low: $1.57

FLYLF on OTC QX

 Updated: 2018-04-24 - 16:00:00 Symbol: FLYLF 
Open: $1.26
Volume: 1345
Last: $1.26
Day Hi: $1.26
Change: $-0.01
Day Low: $1.26