Website Abstract Developments

Opportunity for an experienced CFO to execute the overall financial strategy and risk management operations of this successful family-owned company.

On behalf of our client Abstract Developments we are searching for an experienced Chief Financial Officer (CFO) to join their senior leadership team.  Reporting to the Executive Vice President, the CFO will be responsible for executing the overall financial strategy and risk management operations of this successful family-owned company.  The CFO will support the long-term financial direction for the organization, integrate work across business units providing leadership, strategic and operational advice, guidance, and direction to finance staff and management.  As the CFO you will be well-versed in all aspects of financial management ranging from simple accounting to broad investment and banking operations and be dedicated to delivering detailed and accurate analysis and recommendations.

Are you skilled at looking at all the small details in order to extract the key data and relevant information while still seeing the big picture?  Do you have strong business and financial acumen and the ability focus on continuous improvement and consistently surpass expectations?  Are you a solid communicator who excels at collaborating and mentoring teams in growing organizations.? If you answered “yes” and you want to make a difference in leading the growth of this entrepreneurial family run company, then we encourage you to apply!

Our ideal Chief Financial Officer candidate brings:

  • BSc/BA in Accounting, Finance or relevant field and Professional Accounting Designation; MSc/MBA is an asset
  • Minimum of 5 years of proven experience as CFO, or experience in a more progressive comparable role
  • Experience with family owned and managed business is an asset

The experience listed above is required to be successful in this role, however, please be sure to review the full Job Description as there is additional experience that would be very beneficial and would elevate your application!

These Skills and Abilities will help you thrive:

  • In depth knowledge of corporate financial law and risk management practices
  • Excellent knowledge of data analysis and forecasting methods
  • Strong business and financial acumen
  • Proficient in the use of MS Office and accounting cost management software
  • Demonstrated leadership and people management skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to build relationships that connect and influence a diverse group of individuals with varied levels of financial/business backgrounds
  • An analytical mind with strong problem-solving skills and comfortable with numbers

Who is Abstract?

Abstract was founded in 1999, our roots began in the design and construction of high-end custom homes but today we have shifted our focus to multi-family developments.

We’re passionate about the process of design – how it benefits the local community, how it impacts residents, the overall look and function of the design, and solving the unique challenges of building in our city. This fascination and commitment to unparalleled quality is the foundation of our success. Together, we are focused on creating the most innovative, thoughtful and community-minded developments and we’re proud to say it shows.

Over the years, we’ve established a reputation as a trusted developer of iconic buildings that not only enhance local neighbourhoods but create exceptional living spaces for residents.


Abstract Developments offers a competitive compensation package, commensurate with your experience, and a multi-faceted, rewarding role in an excellent family run company with a strong quality, community focused culture and a solid reputation

How to Apply:

After reviewing the full Job Description qualified applicants are encouraged to apply in confidence to TallSky Consulting with a resume and cover letter that indicates how you meet the requirements of this position.

We thank all applicants who apply; however, after initial acknowledgment, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

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