Senior Accountant

Toronto (ON) Both (on-site & remote)
Opportunity Number: 2067903
PermanentUp to: $85.00
Financial Services & InsuranceFinance & Accounting
LanguageSecurity Clearance
English verbal and writtenCriminal Check at time of placement
Start PeriodDate Posted
ASAPFriday, January 7, 2022
Job Description

Our client in the financial services industry is looking to bring on a Senior Accountant to their team for a full-time permanent opportunity. The ideal candidate will have 5+ years of full cycle accounting experience, recently in the financial services industry. This role offers flexibility to work from home with a hybrid model of in office and work from home once the office reopens.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Assist in the preparation and completion of the monthly financial statements, board related packages and metrics/KPI’s
  • Prepare and analyze reports with respect to budgets, revenues, expenses and budget allocation
  • Drive preparation of cash flow and profit forecasts for the business
  • Preparing bank, balance sheet and GL account reconciliations
  • Complete all required weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual reporting and regulatory filings
  • Prepare monthly reports for senior management and supporting variances
  • Responsible for all month-end and year-end closing activities and working with internal and external auditors on year end audits
  • Make recommendations to improve the efficiency of the department, internal controls and other areas
  • Prepaid, accrual and fixed asset schedules
  • Suggest process improvements and implement new and improved processes

Qualifications and Experience
Must have:

  • 5+ years of experience in full cycle accounting
  • Degree in Finance or Accounting
  • Designated (CPA) or near completion
  • Strong proficiency with MS Excel (pivot tables, lookups, formulas) and spreadsheets
  • Organized, detail oriented and ability to meet deadlines in a high volume capacity
  • Able to communicate clearly and effectively
Nice to have:

  • Experience in the financial services or banking industry is a huge asset
  • Experience working with financial accounting/banking systems or similar ERPs

Education and Certifications

Minimum education required: Bachelor's Degree

Please note that only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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: 2067903

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