Accountant


Type: Permanent
Location: Halifax
Job Number: AS14270

Our client, a cohesive and professional team in the legal industry, is seeking an Accountant for a permanent opportunity in their Halifax, Nova Scotia office. Reporting to the Executive Director, the successful candidate will be responsible for full cycle bookkeeping while supporting the team with ad hoc projects and administrative back-up.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Accounts payable processing
  • Accounts receivable invoicing
  • Third party electronic billing
  • Journal entries
  • Bank deposits
  • Credit card reconciliations
  • Month-end reconciliations
  • Government reporting including HST returns
  • Other duties as assigned 

Requirements: 

  • Post secondary education at the college or university level in accounting
  • Minimum 2 years’ full cycle experience
  • Previous experience with ProLaw software or experience in the legal industry will be considered a definite asset
  • Exceptional leadership, problem solving and communication skills
  • Strong ability to work independently
  • Ability to make valuable recommendations
  • Demonstrated ability to balance multiple priorities and meet deadlines
  • Adaptable and flexible work ethic

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