Senior Accountant

Our client is a long-standing, community focussed and positive contributor to the local RM east of Lloydminster.

They are looking to hire a dedicated, reliable Senior Accountant to ensure day-to-day finance and full cycle accounting. This position allows for flexible scheduling while working independently and as part of a team.

Position:  Permanent, flexible 40-hour work week starting ASAP

Salary:  $60 – $80K depending on experience and education, full benefits, vacation as per labour standards

Successful Candidate Will:

  • Support the month / quarter / year end close process
  • Assist with closing journal entries, provisions, and accruals
  • Prepare balance sheet reconciliations ensuring accuracy and integrity of the management accounts
  • Maintain accurate A/R including Invoicing, receipting and collection management
  • Maintain accurate and timely A/P
  • Prepare bank reconciliations, including all supporting documentation
  • Prepare and post journal entries
  • Reconcile various balance sheet accounts
  • Preparation of GST/Sales and Annual Corporate returns
  • Complete monthly, quarterly, and year-end closing processes and financial reporting (full cycle accounting)
  • Interact professionally with other departments
  • Produce clear concise verbal and written communications
  • Other office duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Post secondary education in an Accounting Program, or related field
  • Accounting experience with public practice and corporate filings being an asset
  • Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) Designation or in process an asset
  • Thorough understanding of GAAP/GAAS
  • Working knowledge with Sage, Microsoft Suite and Adobe Acrobat
  • High attention to detail, strong analytic/problem solving skills, strong communication and interpersonal skills, excellent organizational and prioritizing skills

For more information or if you are interested in this opportunity, please submit a recent resume and references to TJ at Jetstream Personnel Consulting: tj.odonnell@jetstreampersonnel.com.

We thank all interested candidates for their time and efforts, however only candidates we wish to interview will be contacted.