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Lead Accounting Technician at Robert Half Canada

Lead Accounting Technician

Robert Half Canada Edmonton, Alberta Full-Time
$60,000.00 - $65,000.00 / year
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Ref ID: 05110-0011511812

Classification: Full Charge Bookkeeper

Compensation: $60000.00 to $65000.00 yearly

A Lead Accounting Technician role has become available with one of our clients in the Accountancy industry. In this role, the Lead will direct journal entries, month-end close, cash flow, financial statement preparation, audit, full cycle A/P, payroll, and bank reconciliations. The Accounting Technician can also be responsible for the clerical staff. This role is a great opportunity if you are a self-driven and organized accounting professional who thrives under tight deadlines with minimal supervision. This full-time employment opportunity is based in the Edmonton, Alberta area.

Key responsibilities

- Full cycle bookkeeping

- Completing Year Ends for client

- Keep Accounts Payable up to date

- Conduct monthly accounting close

- Arrange sales tax records and create and file quarterly payments

- Supply cash flow projections, as needed

- Develop monthly reconciliations, financial statements and all supporting documents

- Form cash account journal entries including loans, taxes, bank fees, 401(k) deductions, etc.

- Direct Accounts Receivable

- Recap business license and gross receipts

- Corporate and Personal Tax
- Highly organized, attentive, has a sense of urgency, flexible and able to deal with frequent interruptions and changing priorities

- Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines

- Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

- Strong analytical skills with ability to implement solutions and vendor management experience with good organizational skills

- Significant accounting experience, including as a Bookkeeper preferred

- 3+ years of related experience- Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills

- Comfortable working in a changing and dynamic environment

- Strong communication and interpersonal skills

- BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business-related field preferred

- Personal Tax Returns experience preferred

- Year end closings experience

- Financial statement preparation experience

- Full charge bookkeeping experience desired

- Proven knowledge of Quickbooks Online

- Corporate Tax experience

Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine’s list of “World's Most Admired Companies” since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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