Newfoundland & Labrador


Chief Financial Officer, JCL

“Leveraging flexibility and ingenuity to bring proven solutions to your project”

JCL (Johnson’s Construction Ltd.) is a heavy civil construction company with over 40 years of proud experience in the construction industry in Newfoundland and Labrador. With our professional team and one of the largest heavy equipment fleets in Atlantic Canada, we bring many facets of expertise as well as a demonstrated track record of performance to everything we do. We are strategically located in both Corner Brook and St. John’s, NL.

JCL is undergoing an exciting evolution in its structure, strategy, and long-term plan. Optimizing decades of success and experience in Newfoundland and Labrador, we are currently searching for a trusted Chief Financial Officer (CFO).

Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, the CFO will play an important role in the leadership of the overall business and the execution of its strategy. As an integral member of the senior leadership team, you will have specific responsibility for the oversight of corporate finance, budgeting, forecasting, 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 JCL has the financial structure and capability to achieve plans and overall business strategy.

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. The ideal candidate is a proven business leader with a reputation for relationship building, excellent process, strong leadership, and growth orientation. You have a successful track record as a trusted business advisor who fosters strategic organizational improvement and controls. You can communicate financial analytics in a clear and concise manner, and you are highly capable of leading complex negotiations. 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, or an equivalent education and experience mix.

JCL and KBRS will provide support in the recruitment processes to applicants with disabilities, including accommodation that considers an applicant’s accessibility needs. If you require accommodation to participate as a candidate in the recruitment process, please contact accommodate@kbrs.ca or communicate your needs to the recruitment professional below.

JCL is committed to cultivating a diverse and inclusive culture which promotes gender equity and the recruitment of all under-represented groups in all levels of its workforce. JCL offers employees a comprehensive compensation package that includes a competitive salary, and above market group health benefits, as well as a commitment to career development and advancement opportunities.

To learn more about this exciting opportunity, contact Beverley Evans or Robert Fleming at rfleming@kbrs.ca, 1-866-822-6022, or submit your application online by clicking the "Apply Now" button below.

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