General Accountant


Type: Permanent
Location: Bedford
Job Number: AS13968

Our client is seeking a General Accountant for a permanent position in their Bedford office. Reporting to the Director of Finance and working within a close-knit accounting group, the successful candidate will manage daily and monthly accounting tasks and other accounting and finance assistance as required. This is a great opportunity to join an established, locally based organization.

 Key Responsibilities: 

  • Financial statement preparation
  • Financial reporting
  • Investment tracking
  • GL reconciliations
  • Daily bank reconciliations
  • Financial analysis
  • AP coding support
  • Account and billing detail management
  • Customer statements
  • Sales report summaries
  • Year-end support
  • Other accounting as required

 Requirements:

  • Post-secondary education in business or accounting
  • 2+ years’ experience in a full-cycle accounting position
  • Proficiency using Microsoft Excel and high comfort with technology
  • Strong technical accounting skills and work ethic
  • Excellent analytical and time management skills
  • Proven ability to meet deadlines
  • Positive attitude and a team-oriented approach
  • Experience using Great Plains is considered an asset

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