• Director of Finance

Director of Finance

About AMPD Technologies

AMPD Technologies is a provider of high-performance computing and infrastructure solutions to leading companies in the games, visual effects and animation sectors. The company went public on the Canadian Securities Exchange in October 2019.

The Role:

AMPD Technologies is looking for a Director of Finance to support our rapidly expanding business by being responsible for all elements of day-to-day financial reporting, forecasting, and analysis. You will join a talented team of industry veterans who are establishing traction in designing, selling, and managing solutions to address the needs of low-latency compute applications across digital content creation, machine learning, and other sectors. The ideal candidate will have at least 7 years of experience in accounting and finance in a software or tech industry startup.

Strong leadership, technology, analytical and communication skills are a must.

Director of Finance

  • Taking the lead in coordinating between AMPD’s CFO, accounting resources, and other members of the senior management team to establish and maintain best financial and accounting practices across the organization.
  • Developing, maintaining and constantly improving budgeting and forecasting models.
  • Identifying and understanding where discrepancies between forecasts and actuals exist and why.
  • Performing financial modeling, simulation, and analysis in conjunction with senior management.
  • Developing and retaining constant awareness of the company’s financial position and acting to prevent problems. Ensuring that other members of the team understand the company’s financial position at all times.
  • Setting up and overseeing the maintenance of the company’s finance IT systems.
  • Coordinate all audit and internal control operations.
  • Help drive the preparation of timely and detailed reports on financial performance on a quarterly and annual basis.

You’ll Bring to AMPD Technologies:

  • Proven experience as director of finance or similar role.
  • In-depth knowledge of corporate finance and accounting principles, laws and best practices, with public company experience a definite advantage.
  • Advanced knowledge of financial analysis and forecasting.
  • Proficient in the use of MS Office and financial management software (e.g. Vena, Quickbooks, other ERP etc.)
  • An analytical mind with a strategic ability
  • Excellent organizational and leadership skills
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal abilities
  • BSc/BA in accounting, finance or relevant field; MSc/MA is a plus
  • CPA or other relevant qualification is a plus

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to:

AMPD Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, colour, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential job functions.