Senior Accountant

Our client is a highly respected firm in heavy equipment manufacturing industry, they are expanding and looking to add to their team. The ideal person for his role is an energized doer and has proven hands on experience in the Accounting field. This role reports to the Senior Controller and will be responsible for all general accounting duties.
Responsibilities:

  • Review financial information, prepare adjusting entries, and assist with financial statement preparation.
  • Maintain and update payroll information by collecting, calculating and recording data.
  • Oversee and assist with Accounts Payable & Accounts Receivable.
  • Timely and accurate reports to company leaders.
  • Prepare, analyze and present monthly and annual results for each business unit.
  • Improve the reliability, efficiency and effectiveness of the Company’s financial and business processes and procedures by providing strategic analysis to drive improved decision making.
  • Document all financial transactions by entering account information.
  • Recommends appropriate financial actions by analyzing the accounting information at hand.
  • Reconcile financial discrepancies by gathering and analyzing account information.
  • Keep financial security by following the Company’s internal controls.
  • Provide information, as required for tax reporting purposes.
  • Ensure procedural documentation is up-to-date and easily followed.
  • Leverage financial systems through strong technical reporting skills.
  • Demonstrated experience implementing and standardizing accounting procedures.
  • Advanced knowledge of a variety of accounting systems.
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills, both verbal and written.
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge.
  • Contribute to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
  • Other related duties as required or assigned.

Qualifications and educational requirements:

  • Relevant post-secondary education with degree in Accounting or Finance.
  • CPA designation.
  • A minimum of 1-3 years experience in Accounting.
  • Knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook).
  • Knowledge of GAAP practices and applications.
  • Exemplary reporting and analytical skills.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Time management.

 
While we appreciate all inquiries, only qualified candidates will be contacted.  Please forward resumes to Kyle Provost at Summit Search Group provost@summitsearchgroup.com.
Summit Search Group is a fair and equitable search firm. We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process.

Job ID

SA1218

City

Newmarket

Remuneration

TBD

Recruiter

Categories:    Accounting and Finance   

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Senior Accountant

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