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General Accountant - 11 Month Contract (Closed)

Job Highlights

About the Opportunity

  • Preparation of month end journal entries including payroll, expense accrual, depreciation and amortization
  • Assist in the review and provide commentaries on operating expenses against budget/forecast
  • Assist in the the month end sub ledger close process by ensuring AP, AR and bank are accurately stated
  • Oversee fixed assets process by maintaining continuity and depreciation schedules
  • Prepare account reconciliations on a monthly/quarterly/annual basis for various subsidiary entities
  • Assist in the preparation of the monthly reporting package, including site and consolidated financial statements
  • On-going improvement and redesign of trial balance
  • Prepare monthly sales tax remittances and assist compiling income tax information requests
  • Ad hoc duties/analysis as assigned

About You

  • CPA Designation
  • 2-3 Years general accounting experience
  • Understanding of US Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (US GAAP)
  • Experience with accounting software packages
  • Advanced MS Excel skills including vlookups and pivot tables
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Attention to detail and ability to juggle competing deadlines
  • Execute on supervisor’s requests with appropriate guidance
  • Self-motivated, team player with ability to work independently
  • Flexibility with schedule and/or extended hours as business needs require

Pay Rate


How to Apply

Click the “Apply Now” button and follow the instructions to submit your resume. Please note that we only accept documents in MS Word or Rich Text formats. When referencing this job, quote #27358.

You must currently reside within the Greater Toronto Area and be permitted to work in Canada to be considered for this opportunity. A recruiter will be in touch with you if your profile meets our client’s requirements for this role.