Accountant


Type: Temporary
Location: Halifax
Job Number: AS13649

We’re currently seeking an Accountant for a long-term contract opportunity in downtown Halifax.  A thriving, grouping of companies; our client is seeking a versatile, experienced individual who is keen on working in an interesting industry, and friendly, relaxed work environment. A strong work ethic and above average attention to detail are critical qualities for this role.

Key responsibilities:

  • Full cycle accounting for portfolio of companies
  • Journal entries
  • General ledger maintenance
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Financial analysis
  • Financial statement preparation & reporting
  • Assistance with budgeting and forecasting
  • Clerk level colleague support and guidance

Requirements:

  • Minimum 5 years of hands-on, full cycle accounting experience
  • Post-secondary education at the University level in accounting
  • CPA designation considered an asset, but not required
  • Independent with excellent multitasking skills
  • Positive, team-oriented outlook
  • Above average Excel spreadsheet experience
  • Sage 50 experience is considered an asset

Working within an established company, this is an excellent opportunity for an individual looking for a great challenge, with above average benefits and solid commitment to employee work/life balance.

If you are interested in this position, please forward your resume to the attention of Carmen Dockendorff by email.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


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