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Job Overview
Company: Accountemps
Location: CA-ONTARIO-Mississauga
Base Pay: 25.01 CAD - 30.01 CAD /Hour
Employee Type: Full-Time Employee
Manages Others: Not Specified
Job Type: Accounting
Professional Services
Req'd Education: Not Specified
Req'd Experience: Not Specified
Req'd Travel: Not Specified
Relocation Covered: Not Specified
Contact: Recruiter
Phone: 905-273-6524
Email: Send Email Now
Fax: -
Ref ID: 05010-0010807736
Job Description
Ref ID: 05010-0010807736

Classification: Accountant - Staff

Compensation: $25.01 to $30.01 per hour

Trying to beat the winter blues? Why not make extra income this winter? Accountemps is seeking a talented General Accountant that has a passion for numbers, a knack for accuracy and is determined to build a reputable, lasting impression to one of our Pharmaceutical Client?s located in the Mississauga, Ontario area.

This General Accountant position starts as an immediate temporary basis. Don?t hesitate and apply now! If you?re a General Accountant that wants to exceed in your rising career, this will be the General Accountant opportunity you won?t want to miss!

Key Responsibilities of the General Accountant position

AP Activities which include but are not limited to *Review all invoices for appropriate documentation and approval prior to payment *Process all invoices in Oracle R12 environment including 2 way, 3 way matching invoices *Prioritize invoices according to payment terms *Process cheque requests *Match invoices to cheques, obtain all signatures for cheques and distribute accordingly. *Process payments ? cheques and wire transfers *Audit and process credit card bills *Supplier setup and updates as required for PO generation and invoice processing. *Respond to vendor inquiries *Reconcile vendor statements, research and correct discrepancies. *Maintain files and documentation thoroughly and accurately, in accordance with company policy and accepted accounting practices.

Complete General Accounting responsibilities such as *Complete monthly bank reconciliations *Complete intercompany confirmations and reconciliations *Complete Month end Accrued Liabilities listings and related reconciliations *GST Remittances *Prpeapid *Maintain fixed asset registers and complete continuity schedules and related journal entries

Additional duties include, but are not limited to *Special projects as requested. *Assist in Latest Estimates, Forecasts and Budget *Compensation Analysis

Job Requirements

Requirements of the General Accountant position *College or University Education preferred. Designated accounting or working towards their designation. *Minimum of 2 plus years of progressive general accounting experience including responsibility for an automated general ledger system through financial statement preparation. *Must possess strong system skills, and Oracle R12 experience is preferred. *Ability to prioritize and perform multiple tasks to meet deadlines *Strong problem solving and analytical skills *Good oral and written communication skills *Comprehensive knowledge of international accounting a bonus *Spreadsheet and ERP system experience is ideal, but not required *Ability to work independently and as part of a team. *Highly effective organizational skills and attention for details. *Ability to adapt to changes in a high growth environment.


Accountemps matches highly skilled professionals with accounting finance jobs at the best companies on a temporary and temporary-to-hire basis. Our mission is to provide you with a rewarding finance or accounting job that is well matched to your professional skills – helping you to advance in your career. Our experience, combined with the resources of our worldwide network of offices, makes Accountemps a great resource for your career. We offer excellent opportunities to find temporary accounting and finance jobs for all experience levels. From accounting clerks and bookkeepers to accounts payable and staff accountants, we can 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.

Contact your local Accountemps office at 888-490-3195 or visit to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities.

All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada.

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