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Senior Accountant

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Toronto
Contract
$70,000

About the Opportunity

  • Engage in all aspects of month-end and year-end closing processes including preparing and reviewing general ledger journal entries, account analysis and management reporting
  • Manage relationships with the Company’s banking contacts
  • Assist in the set-up of new bank accounts
  • Assist in the development and implementation of internal control policies
  • Support external audits including preparation of working papers
  • Assist in compilation of working papers for tax compliance for both US and Canadian tax returns and commodity tax filings in Canada
  • Coordinate with the African-based accounting teams to ensure tax compliance for the local offices, including statutory direct and indirect tax filings and audits
  • Support other departments with financial and accounting issues
  • Work closely with team members to advance team goals and help meet deliverables
  • Perform ad-hoc projects and/or duties as required

About You

  • Degree or diploma in Accounting
  • Minimum three (3) years of post-graduate experience in an Accounting role
  • Enrolled in the CPA program
  • Working knowledge of technical accounting practices and experience in developing reports
  • A solid understanding of accounting and reporting software
  • Experience with Microsoft Dynamics GP, Prophix, and Concur would be an asset
  • High level of proficiency with current technology including; Microsoft Office, with an emphasis on Excel, Word, Outlook and PowerPoint
  • Excellent business and financial analytical skills
  • Excellent planning, prioritization and time management skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to be flexible and adaptable
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Proactive, engaged and a self-starter
  • Detail-oriented and process-driven with a demonstrated ability to consistently and effectively produce high quality work
  • Strong written and spoken communication skills in English
  • Professional demeanor, sensitivity with different cultures and impeccable integrity
  • Excellent initiative and possess a "take charge" attitude and sense of ownership
  • Flexible, adaptable, and able to execute a range of job duties and changing priorities
  • You possess excellent verbal, written, and presentation skills with the ability to articulate information to a variety of constituents across cultures
  • You possess professional maturity, sensitivity with different cultures, and impeccable integrity that exemplify the organization's core values

Pay Rate

$70,000/hour

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 #26183.

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.

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