Chief Accountant- Hybrid Role

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Chief Accountant- Hybrid Role
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Based upon experience
Full benefits
Accounting Jobs
Vancouver - BC
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Our client is in a very exciting industry with high growth ahead of them. They develop innovative options for preventative and curative therapies and are moving into clinical trials stage. Headquartered in Canada with subsidiaries in Australia.

As a startup business they require an individual who can juggle multiple tasks and to have a wealth of knowledge and experience with the reporting required for a publicly traded company. High level of understanding and detail oriented when submitting and reviewing reports.

Currently have an administrative person who is involved with day-to-day accounting. Will have the opportunity to build team as company grows.

Office is downtown and hybrid arrangement are available. Individual must be a CPA and have experience with a listed company.


  • Budgeting and cash forecasting and management
  • Journal Entries and maintenance of quarterly working papers
  • Review of quarterly financial statements, supporting schedules and MD&A
  • Oversight of all Bookkeeping, hands on as needed
  • Review and approve payroll, expense reports
  • Foreign exchange management
  • Track debt agreements and interest
  • R&D tax credits
  • Prepare and submit reports to CSE/TSX
  • Prepare reports for investors
  • Coordinate with external auditors for document review, in office audit and document creation
  • Banking including troubleshooting of bank platforms
  • Write and review all resolutions for all companies
  • Assist with the set-up of internal controls
  • Review all incoming contracts
  • Set up corporate meeting – AGM, Audit Committee
  • Maintaining Insurance requirements
  • Update Share Registry and track agreements and payments


  • CPA in good standing
  • Experience working with publicly traded companies – including filling out and submitting documents for listing on stock exchange (Must Have)
  • Experience with IFRS
  • Experience with Tax Credits a plus
  • Able to work independently and manage deadlines
  • QuickBooks
  • Highly detail oriented.

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Karen Epp


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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