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You are a unique talent which blends number expertise with exceptional customer service skills. As an Accountant you will be integral to the success of the Finance team and the growth of the organization, by providing efficient, accurate reporting support. You are a master of details and are serious about continuous improvement. You will be joining a friendly and supportive team where honesty and integrity are expected and valued. We will love your strong organization skills and your learning orientation and you will work in environment where growth is accelerated and new challenges are being met every day.

Reporting to the Financial Reporting Team Lead, using strong detail oriented, problem solving, and communication skills, the Accountant will provide effective and efficient support to the Financial Reporting group. The Accountant will ensure on-time monthly close and ensure the appropriate accounting principles and procedures are adhered to. Well developed organization skills, attention to detail, and accuracy with a focus on process improvement will be critical success factors for this role.

  • Prepare bank reconciliations
  • Reconcile balance sheet accounts
  • Investigate trial balance account discrepancies
  • Prepare and post monthly journal entries and accruals
  • Assist in preparation of monthly internal reports
  • Work with payables team to ensure accurate invoice coding
  • Facilitate with other month end close procedures as required
  • Prepare GST/PST filings
  • Assist in analyses as required
  • Assist with ad hoc projects
  • Maintain paper and electronic filing system to provide accurate paperwork records

Expected Outcomes:
  • Ensure deadlines are met for month end closing tasks
  • Proactively resolve discrepancies and outstanding issues
  • Build relationships and effectively communicate cross-functionally and within the department
  • Take initiatives to improve processes and adapt to changes

Desired Skills & Experience:
  • 1-2 years experience in an accounting role
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated proficiency in Excel
  • Adaptive and fast learner
  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks and work efficiently in fast-paced environment.
  • Proven success working both individually and as part of a team, demonstrating initiative and good judgment
  • Post-secondary degree or diploma in Accounting
  • Enrolment in CPA program an asset.
  • Experience with NetSuite an asset.

Posted: January 18, 2019
Closes: March 19, 2019
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201-500 employees

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