Senior Accountant


Type: Temporary
Location: Halifax
Job Number: AS13262

Our client is currently seeking a Senior Accountant for their Halifax location. This is a 6-month contract opportunity with a very successful publicly traded company.

As Senior Accountant, you will report to the Director of Finance and work closely with other accounting staff members in this close-knit group. As a valued member of the team, you are responsible for full cycle accounting. Primary duties will include the following:

  • Journal entries
  • Monthly reporting
  • Variance analysis
  • Fixed assets reporting
  • Balance sheet and bank reconciliations
  • Financial statement preparation
  • Year-end audit support
  • Other accounting projects as needed

The ideal candidate has completed a completed a university degree in accounting or business administration and gained at least 3-5 years’ experience in a full cycle accounting role. A CPA designation completed or in progress will be considered a strong asset.

Demonstrating exceptional attention to detail, you are a practical, analytical individual with superior problem resolution skills and a solid work ethic. In addition, you possess excellent interpersonal skills and a clear communication style, and a desire to join a busy team environment.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please forward your resume to the attention of Carmen Dockendorff by email to apply@accountantstaffing.com. Please quote position #AS13262-CB. We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.