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Senior Accountant - 6 Month Contract

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About the Company 

Our client is a growing company in the cannabis industry. They are looking for a Senior Accountant on a contract basis to join their organization responsible for supporting monthly, quarter-end and year-end close. 

About the Opportunity 

  • Maintain general ledger balance sheet accounts by reconciling accounts details and control accounts 
  • Identify, investigate, analyze and report on account variances 
  • Manage internal controls over financial reporting 
  • Manage internal controls over processes and quality 
  • Assist as an expert in the Compliance department 
  • Adjust general ledger balances by posting and/or adjusting journal entries and prepare monthly working papers 
  • Monitor the general ledger for accuracy and effectiveness 
  • Adhere to and promote accounting controls by following policies and procedures, complying with federal, provincial, and local financial legal requirements 
  • Participate in the preparation of quarter end/ year end working papers and close routines 
  • Provide support to the financial reporting function by documenting complete and concise variance analysis into working papers 
  • Assist with preparation and maintenance of accounting policies and procedures 
  • Recommend improvements for gathering, summarizing and reporting financial information 
  • Support the Corporate Service team, as well as other internal teams, as require 

About You 

  • Minimum of 8 years of experience in general accounting 
  • University degree in Accounting, Finance 
  • An accounting designation is an asset 
  • Cannabis industry experience an asset 
  • Knowledge of ASC606 Revenue Recognition an asset 
  • Experience with excise tax an asset demonstrated commitment to excellence and attention to detail, delivering accurate information and balanced analysis in a consistent and timely manner 

Pay Rate 

Up to $50/hour 

How to Apply 

Click the “Apply Now” button and follow the instructions to submit your resume. Please know that we only accept documents in MS Word or Rich Text formats.  When referencing this job, quote # 319055

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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