Accountant – Victoria – 14-month contract

Job Number
GB#6197
Job Title
Accountant – Victoria – 14-month contract
Salary Range
Based upon experience
Benefits
Full Benefits
Category
Accounting Jobs
Industry
Technology
Location
Victoria - BC
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Our client is a Global technology company with its Canadian headquarters in Victoria.  The Accountant will report up to a CFO in the UK.  The suitable applicant will have solid full cycle accounting and is comfortable with being the sole accountant at the branch responsible for two subsidiary companies.    Duties will range from invoicing, credit control, and accounts payable through to budgeting/forecasting and liaising with external advisors such as auditors and tax accountants.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare timely monthly consolidation reports and financial statements in accordance with GAAP
  • Perform variance analysis and provide financial reporting
  • Coordinate budgeting based on our P&L and sales projections
  • Prepare annual audit file
  • GST/PST filings
  • General journal entries
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Accounts payable
  • Accounts receivable
  • General bookkeeping
  • Invoicing
  • Credit control
  • Oversight of payroll and health insurance
  • Ensure compliance with all government and tax authorities
  • Provide financial analysis on an ad-hoc basis
  • Some office management in conjunction with the office coordinator

Qualifications:

  • 5 years of accounting work experience
  • Courses/certificates that support this role
  • Solid skills with accounting software (experience with Sage X3 useful but not mandatory)
  • Proven ability to manage multiple priorities
  • Strong verbal and written communication
  • Excellent computer skills with attention to detail
  • Can work in a team environment and independently
  • Strong organization along with time management skills

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Karen Epp

Karenepp

Karen Epp, CPC is the Senior Finance and Accounting Recruiter at Goldbeck Recruiting Inc and brings over twenty years of experience recruiting professionals in Accounting, Finance, Insurance, Banking, and Human Resources. One of the advantages of working with Karen in your search for Accounting Professionals is the extensive long standing relationships with candidates and reputable clients.

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