Junior Accountant - START-UP REMOTE/HYBRID

Toronto (ON) Both (on-site & remote)
Opportunity Number: 2065194
PermanentFrom: $55,000.00 To: $65,000.00
Health Care & ScienceFinance & Accounting
LanguageSecurity Clearance
English verbal and writtenCriminal Check at time of placement
Start PeriodDate Posted
Two weeks +Tuesday, November 30, 2021
Job Description

Our client, a growing start-up company in Toronto, is seeking a Junior Accountant to join the team. This permanent position offers the chance to join a great company with a friendly team that will invest a lot of training and mentoring into the successful candidate with the potential for growth! The ideal candidate has a minimum of two years experience in general accounting.

Candidates with a strong A/P background are encouraged to apply.

Company Perks: Health Spending Accounts, Benefits package, 3 weeks vacation, reimbursement for annual designation, training and education allowance, recharge days-off and more!

Please note: This position is temporarily remote with 1 day a week in office. Candidates must be willing to return to the office as needed/required post pandemic.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Manage the recording of all bank transactions (receipts and payments) and prepare wires and electronic payments for vendors through the banking system
  • Complete month end accruals, prepaid journals and other month end closing activities
  • Own the fixed asset subledger and related reconciliation
  • Prepare and set up monthly balance sheet reconciliations
  • Manage the accounts payable process, including coding of expenses, obtaining approval weekly payment runs and vendor set up and maintenance; resolve vendor inquiries in a timely manner
  • Manage credit card expenses, payments and reconciliation
  • Assist with year-end third party financial statement review process
  • Provide assistance to other projects as assigned.

Qualifications and Experience
  • Must have a post secondary degree in Accounting
  • Must have experience in A/P
  • 2 years of work experience in an accounting
  • CPA Enrollment strongly preferred
  • Experience with Netsuite considered an asset
  • Must be proficient in Excel (Advanced)
  • Must have strong communication skills both verbal and written
  • Must have strong analytical skills
  • Must be detail oriented and organized
  • Must be motivated and driven

Education and Certifications

Minimum education required: Bachelor's Degree


We’re an equal opportunities employer committed to increasing diversity and inclusion in today’s workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Minorities, women, LGBTQ candidates, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. If you require an accommodation, please review our accessibility policy and reach out to our accessibility officer with any questions.
Merci de l’intérêt que vous manifestez pour ce poste. La description du poste nous a été fournie en anglais par notre client. Si vous souhaitez passer l’entrevue avec nous en français ou fournir votre CV en français, nous vous confierons à une personne de notre équipe qui parle français.

Opportunity Number: 2065194

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