Accounting Administrator


Type: Temporary
Location: Halifax
Job Number: AS13060

Our client is seeking an Accounting Administrator for their location in Halifax. This is a long-term contract opportunity.

Reporting to the Manager Accounting, you will be responsible for performing a variety of accounting functions. Primary duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Processing accounts payable
  • Identifying need for monthly accruals
  • Printing cheques
  • Preparing invoices and bank deposits
  • Processing and posting transactions
  • Coordinating wire transfers
  • Providing support for month end activities
  • Performing monthly electricity & fuel analysis
  • Performing quarterly cash counts
  • Supporting team members in other areas as needed
  • Ensuring compliance with all policies

As the ideal candidate, you have completed a post-secondary diploma with a concentration in accounting, and gained a minimum of 2 years’ hands-on experience in general accounting.

Demonstrating a keen attention to detail and excellent problem resolution skills, you possess a strong knowledge of accounting principles and a solid work ethic. Additionally, you are a team player with well-developed interpersonal skills and excellent written and verbal communication. Prior experience working with accounting software is desired, while proficiency with MS Office is required.