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Director of Finance and Administration - #13130

Toronto, ON

Post Date: 05/04/2017 Job ID: 13130-0
Director of Finance and Administration - #13130

Our client, a highly-regarded boutique law firm in downtown Toronto, has an opening for a Director of Finance and Administration.

In this role you will touch on a broad spectrum of responsibilities including financial and administrative work, human resources, operations & facilities, information technology, marketing and planning. You will be the go-to person that makes everything run smoothly!

As our ideal candidate you are a seasoned professional CPA (preferred). You are a natural leader with top-of-the-line organizational and interpersonal skills, creative problem-solving abilities, a cool head, and financial acumen. Preference will be given to candidates with legal experience and proficiency with PC Law. Your responsibilities in this role will include:

Financial Management

-Overseeing business policies and accounting practices;
-Preparing/ reviewing financial reports and performance metrics;
-Supporting and advising the Firm in its financial decision making and forecasting and reporting;

Human Resources:

-Developing / maintaining appropriate human resources policies and recruitment, retention, and engagement strategies;
-Manage onboarding, professional training and development, performance management, and compensation;

Operations & Facilities

-Overseeing facilities issues and risk management and legal activities, including letters of agreement, contracts, leases etc.;
-Organizing planning meetings with Management Committee, Partners, Lawyer, and Staff and ensure all required materials are available;
-Identifying and assessing opportunities to build and enhance the Firm's legal practice and brand
-Acting as point person with the firm's IT providers, identify opportunities to gain efficiencies and to hold providers accountable to providing superior service;
-Working with the Management Committee, you will spearhead any special projects that the Firm undertakes.

Salary will be based on experience including excellent benefits! Apply today!


If you are interested and qualified, kindly email your MS Word resume and cover letter to, and quote Opportunity #13130 in the subject line of your email.

Thank you for your interest in this role, however, only those candidates applicable will be invited for a meeting. Continue to visit our website at for additional and new employment opportunities. If you are already registered with Kent Legal, kindly contact your recruitment consultant.

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