Chief Financial Officer

Industry Leading Marine Services

With an unwavering commitment to safety and continuous improvement, Horizon Maritime’s dedicated seafarers and staff have deep experience in the challenges of operating in the harsh environment of the North Atlantic and global waters.

The company is built on a foundation of trust and integrity, driven, and developed by energetic, hands-on professionals in a collaborative environment. All operations are supported by an unwavering commitment to health and safety. Horizon Maritime understands its customer and client needs and creates innovative solutions for lasting success. Horizon Maritime takes pride in its reputation as an Employer of Choice.

Now facing a new phase in the company’s growth, with exciting opportunities and challenges as they grow nationally and internationally, Horizon Maritime is seeking a strategic and dynamic Chief Financial Officer (CFO).

Reporting to and partnering with the Chief Executive Officer (CEO), the CFO will play a key role in the development and implementation of the financial strategy of Horizon Maritime and its group of companies. As an integral member of the senior leadership team, you will have specific responsibility for the oversight of corporate finance, budgeting, performance management, contracts and stakeholder management, financial planning, internal controls, treasury, and tax planning.  Focused on constantly looking for better ways to run the business and continuous improvement, you will ensure Horizon Maritime has the structure, the people, and the capability to achieve the projected growth plans and overall business strategy.

The CFO will be responsible for overseeing all fiscal and fiduciary responsibilities for the organization, in conjunction with the Board of Directors, and will be responsible for leading and managing the accounting and IT teams, establishing and maintaining controls, practices and procedures to meet internal, legal, and regulatory requirements.

The ideal candidate is a proven business leader with a reputation for fostering organizational growth and development. You have a strong interest in overall business operations, and you are a big-picture thinker who is comfortable and effective working both at a strategic and a tactical level. Your post secondary education in finance or accounting is combined with senior financial leadership experience, preferably within a fast-growing and entrepreneurial organization.  You have a successful track record and expertise in identifying and driving value in an organization, as well as a reputation for being a trusted business advisor who fosters strategic organizational improvement and success.  You have the ability to communicate financial analytics in a clear and concise manner and you are highly capable of leading complex negotiations. You are systems oriented, with experience working with integrated accounting and business systems. Experience working with diverse groups, including First Nations, would be an asset.

Join one of Canada’s Employers of Choice and be a catalyst for growth and success.  To learn more about this exciting opportunity, contact Debra Clinton or Beverley Evans at 1-866-822-6022, or submit your application online at: