Accountant

The details of the position can be found below.

Post Date
Aug. 6, 2019

Job ID
618
Job Title
Accountant
Type
Full-Time

Location
St. Catharines
Salary
$55,000 - $60,000

Position Description
Our client is currently seeking an experienced, designated CPA or working towards,with experience in the hospitality field an asset

Education
  • CPA designation required
  • University degree or college diploma in Accounting or related field
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in an Accounting role, preferably hospitality
  • Experience with Accounting and cash handling procedures
  • Proficient computer skills, including Excel
  • Ability to work in a fast pace environment
  • Team Player
  • Excellent Interpersonal, and communication skills
  • Organzied
  • Must be able to work under minimal supervision
  • Adhere to strict deadlines

Requirements
  • Develop and maintain accurate financial statements and supporting information (monthly)
  • Responsible for year-end audits and supervision of inventory audits
  • Review monthly, quarterly, and annual results and complete financial analysis including variance reporting (Including: budget to actual, year to date variances, gross margin analysis)
  • Assist the Controller in making recommendations for risk mitigation and profitability increasing ideas
  • Establish guidelines for budget and forecast preparation, and prepare the annual budget in consultation with the Controller
  • Make recommendations for process improvements including regular audits and necessary amendments
  • Review monthly cash flow estimates and make recommendation to Controller for efficient cash flow management
  • Timely bank and credit card reconciliations
  • Complies with local, provincial and federal government reporting requirements and tax filings
  • Responsible for providing guidance and coaching to the Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable Clerk 
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Problem Solving & Analytical skills
  • Perform tasks quickly and accurately
  • Highly organized with excellent time management skills
  • Ability to prioritize 
  • Perseverance and motivation