Senior Accountant


Type: Permanent
Location: Kentville, NS
Job Number: AS14567

Senior Accountant 

Our client, a reputable leader in their industry, is seeking a Senior Accountant for a permanent opportunity in Kentville, Nova Scotia. This is a fantastic opportunity for an accounting professional looking for a career position within a dedicated and collaborative accounting and finance group. Due to ongoing growth within the organization, they are seeking an individual with ambition to grow with the company.  

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Assist the accounting team with the preparation of monthly financial statements 
  • Bank reconciliations and daily cash position reporting 
  • Work with external auditors in the annual financial statement audit 
  • Coordinate with the management team in creating the annual financial budget 
  • Create reports for budget variance tracking, KPIs and develop effective reporting tools 
  • Prepare product cost analysis in support of understanding and improving profitability 
  • Calculate, analyze, and establish the inventory value of products within the organization 
  • Assist in the implementation of new accounting software and become an expert on current software systems used by the accounting department 

Requirements: 

  • Recently qualified CPA or a completed bachelor’s degree in accounting plus experience in manufacturing industry/cost accounting is an asset 
  • Superior abilities using Excel 
  • Strong ability to learn, navigate and manage ERP systems 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills 

Our client offers a desirable compensation package, and the opportunity to work within a friendly, cohesive and forward thinking group of professionals. 

If you are interested in this opportunity, please forward your resume to the attention of Carmen Dockendorff by email to [email protected]. Please quote position #AS14567-CB. 

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


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