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Sr. Accountant at Robert Half Canada

Sr. Accountant

Robert Half Canada Ottawa, Ontario Full-Time
$70,000.00 - $75,000.00 / year
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Ref ID: 05030-0011537604

Classification: Sr. Accountant

Compensation: $70000.00 to $75000.00 yearly

Robert Half Finance has an opening for an experienced, driven Senior Accountant to provide leadership and know-how to a growing team. This is a full-time opportunity in the Nepean, Ontario area. As a Senior Accountant, your responsibilities will include financial statement preparation and consolidation, account analysis and reconciliations, cash flow analysis, budgets and forecasting, audit preparation, and internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting. This position comes with a strong compensation and benefits package, including a long-term potential opportunity for the candidate. We are seeking an individual with exemplary analytical skills who enjoys working in a challenging and fast-paced work environment in order to support the continued success of the company.

What you get to do every single day

- Present analysis on financial results such as trends, performance metrics, benchmarks, etc.
- Assemble monthly consolidated P&L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting
- Present Balance Sheet account reconciliations
- Manage Ad-hoc projects as necessary
- Engage in various department-wide initiatives
- Ensure corporate accounting policies, procedures, and controls are followed when working with business partners and be able to provide support on special requests
- Continuously analyze current automation of the accounting and reporting process and present improvement suggestions
- Complete monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables that includes journal entries, reconciliations, and reports in the compensation area in compliance with GAAP
- Aid in coordinating quarterly reviews and testing with internal and external auditors
- Skilled at time management
- Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
- Microsoft Excel experience
- Knowledge of construction
- Strong familiarity with project accounting
- Previous experience in public accounting is highly valued
- Current and relevant ERP system experience
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills
- Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus
- 5+ years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience
- Ability to prioritize work and balance multiple projects and deadlines
- BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred
- Exemplary analytical, quantitative and social skills
- Corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems experience a plus
- Deep understanding of internal controls and SOX compliance
- Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems

For confidential consideration for this role, please Apply Today at [ Email address blocked ] or reach out to us at
. We look forward to speaking with you about this fulfilling role!

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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