• Full Time
  • Squamish
  • This position has been filled
  • Salary: Starting salary ranging from $55,000 to $65,000 per year

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- grow your career in accounting with this great opportunity!

A local accommodation and catering company is looking for an Intermediate Accountant to join their team.  Ideally suited for an ambitious and driven individual looking to pursue a career in Accounting with a growing company that can offer expanding duties and responsibilities.  Offering a competitive salary plus benefits and profit sharing options!

About the Role, Benefits & Perks:Apply Now

  • Full-time, year-round, 40 hours per week.
  • Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm.
  • Starting salary ranging from $55,000 to $65,000 per year based on experience and qualifications.
  • Extended health benefits.
  • Profit-sharing opportunities.
  • Professional Development & Educational allowance available.
  • Growing company offering lots of opportunities for advancement.

The Perfect Candidate: 

  • 2+ years experience in an accounting or bookkeeping position.
  • Post-Secondary education in Accounting with CPA designation or working towards it.
  • Careful attention to detail, high quality of work and strong organization skills.
  • Motivated, driven and able to jump into the middle of problems and obtain effective results.
  • Ability to make decisions in conjunction with multiple stakeholders.
  • Works well with others and has excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Tactful and discreet when dealing with sensitive and confidential information.
  • Strong computer skills particularly in the use of Excel, Sage 300, AccPac, and other financial systems.
  • Flexibility to assist with various tasks within the finance team environment.

Responsibilities Include: 

  • Help to build and continuously improve the accounting systems with the Accounting Manager.
  • Prepare all AR/Sales Invoices; assist the Accounts Payable Clerk in entering bills and reconciling vendor statements; complete bank and credit card reconciliations, and perform various month-end accounting postings and reports.
  • Accounts Receivable:
    • Prepare invoices for review/approval and issuance to clients. Prepare monthly operational invoices and construction progress invoices.
    • Prepare customer and company AR Aging Reports for review and collection to follow up.
    • Perform cheque deposits and apply payments to customer accounts.
    • Maintain customer master account contact information
  • Accounts Payable:
    • Assist AP Clerk with invoice processing and entry; verifying all invoices and obtaining the appropriate authorizations for payment.
    • Reconciling Vendor invoices to Monthly Statements.
    • Review Cheque Runs prepared by AP Clerk.
    • Maintain a complete and up-to-date vendor list.
  • General Accounting:
    • Reconcile Bank & Credit Card statements.
    • Authorize and process secondary EFT payments to vendors.
    • Prepare and enter inter-company rental billings and other intercompany transactions.
    • Perform month-end accounting journal entries: Monthly Inventory Postings, Prepaid Expense Control Sheet management and postings, Accrued Liability postings, Accrued revenue postings for construction projects, Depreciation postings.
    • Review monthly Camp Profit and Loss Statements for completeness.
    • Assist with year-end requests from external accountants.
    • Perform various expense GL analyses to identify trends for management review.
    • Assist in developing and maintaining company metrics reporting system Ad-hoc projects & reports as requested by Accounting Manager and/or company Leadership Team.

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