Senior Accountant


Type: Permanent
Location: Dartmouth
Job Number: AS13988

Our client is seeking a Senior Accountant for a permanent opportunity in their Dartmouth office. This is an excellent opportunity for a dedicated individual with initiative and the desire to grow their career with a well-respected, client focused organization.

This position is ideal for the person who enjoys full cycle accounting combined with some operational and HR responsibilities in an entrepreneurial setting. A growing, local company, this is a great opportunity to contribute to their ongoing success.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Management reporting
  • Accounts payable and accounts receivable
  • Producing invoices
  • Bank deposits
  • Processing biweekly payroll
  • Job costing and W.I.P reporting
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Financial statement preparation
  • Tax remittances
  • Accounting and administrative clerk support
  • Daily IT system backup review and liaise with IT service provider
  • Human Resources duties including posting jobs, participating in interviews and administering Group Benefits plan
  • Other duties as required

 Requirements: 

  • CPA Designation or Bachelor’s in Business (Accounting) plus relevant experience
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience at Accountant level
  • Experience with QuickBooks is an asset
  • Excellent communication and relationship building skills
  • Superior attention to detail and organizational skills
  • Strong technical accounting skills and ability to learn new systems
  • Experience with construction project accounting will be considered an asset

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