Senior Accountant


Type: Permanent
Location: Dartmouth
Job Number: AS14134

Our client is seeking a Senior Accountant for a permanent position in their Dartmouth office. Working within a close, friendly team environment, the successful candidate will have a background in accounting and an aptitude for ERP/IT related process and project development.  This opportunity is ideal for the candidate who is keen to progress in their career with a growing group of companies.

 Key Responsibilities: 

  • Month end purchase and revenue accruals
  • Calculate and perform inventory counts and adjustments
  • Job costing and work in progress calculations
  • Government remittances
  • Oversee and assist AP project coding
  • Journal entries and adjustments
  • Monthly financial statement preparation support
  • Assist with reporting design
  • Assist with ERP process mapping development
  • ERP/IT process and project development
  • Larger scale projects as required

 Requirements: 

  • Post-secondary degree in accounting or finance
  • CPA completed or in progress is an asset
  • 3 – 5 years’ progressive accounting experience
  • Experience with ERP implementation, migration and upgrades
  • Solid understanding of accounting principles
  • Superior computer skills required
  • Thrives in a dynamic, fast-paced and deadline driven environment
  • Above average experience using Microsoft Excel
  • Exposure to Jonas ERP and/or Maestro ERP are considered assets
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Construction industry experience is an asset

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