Accountant - CPA

Adecco is currently hiring for a permanent, full-time Accountant - CPA in Surrey, BC. In this role, you will report to the Financial Controller, and you will be responsible for overseeing and completing numerous financial accounting duties in a hands on role.

Our client is a well established distribution company operating multiple branches across Canada and the United States. They are offering a competitive base salary, benefits, paid vacation and a stable, friendly and healthy work environment.

  • Salary: Based on experience
  • Location: Surrey, BC
  • Employment type: Permanent | Full time
  • Responsibilities:

  • Performs accounting functions for the group and affiliated companies as assigned.
  • Processes and reconciles internal and external accounts and prepares related documents.
  • Spearhead Accounting and ERP related continuous improvement initiatives and projects.
  • Performs month-end closing activities of subsidiary companies including the preparation of monthly financial statements, working papers, reporting and analysis.
  • Assist with treasury management including bank reconciliations and monitoring cash flow.
  • Monitors and maintains fixed assets ledger and capital leases schedules
  • Reconciles and prepares tax filings for various government authorities such as GST, PST, State tax returns, others.
  • Calculate monthly provisions (customer rebates, inventory allowances, vendor rebates etc.).
  • Analyze account variances
  • Other responsibilities as assigned.
  • Qualifications:

  • CPA Designation
  • Minimum 10 years of relevant experience working for a large company as part of the corporate accounting function
  • Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), experience with ASPE
  • Strong attention to detail and superior analytical and problem solving skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication, organizational and customer service skills
  • Ability to prioritize, manage multiple tasks, adapt to changing priorities, and deliver on tight deadlines
  • Strong computer skills including practical knowledge of spreadsheets (Excel), macros, V lookups, and Pivot Tables
  • Experience working for a Nation-wide distribution company is definitely a clear asset
  • Experience in ERP optimization and continuous improvement is desired
  • If you are interested in this Accountant - CPA job in Surrey, BC, please apply now for immediate employment consideration




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    Reference number CA_EN_1_026526_1730945

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