Staff Accountant

Dartmouth, NS
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Venor has partnered with a progressive business that is a leader in their industry across Canada. The company is focused on growth and recognizes that its employees are the most critical component to that. Our client takes a committed approach to fostering a collaborative and innovative work environment to progress forward through this exciting time. With growth comes opportunity, which has attracted exceptional professionals to their business and created further requirements to add top talent to their organization.

On behalf of our client, we are seeking a Staff Accountant to join their accounting team in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. Reporting directly to the Accounting Administrator, the Staff Accountant will work collaboratively with a team who are driven by quality work, strong service, and attention to detail to support the business in achieving strategic objectives.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Managing day-to-day accounting operations, including bank and credit card reconciliations, and ensuring the accuracy and completeness of balance sheet accounts.
  • Maintaining the fixed asset continuity schedule and preparing general ledger entries.
  • Assisting in the preparation of monthly financial statements.
  • Collaborating with cross-functional teams to gather necessary financial information to support decision-making processes.
  • Ensuring compliance with relevant accounting regulations and internal policies.
  • Supporting external audits by providing documentation and explanations as needed.
  • Participating in process improvement initiatives to enhance efficiency and accuracy.
  • Monthly GST/HST reconciliations, entries, and payments.

As the ideal candidate for this position, you will have a business degree or diploma along with 5+ years of experience where you have worked as a bookkeeper or general accountant in a growing business. You possess strong communication, time management, and organizational skills, and have a humble, curious, service-driven, and positive approach. Intermediate to advanced MS Office skills and exposure to an ERP implementation or migration will be advantageous. Effective collaboration will be vital as you will coordinate seamlessly with various teams within the organization.

If you love to learn, are a detail-oriented finance professional who is a driven self-starter, and looking to be part of an established business that values balance and hard work,  please send your resume to James Willies at James@venor.ca to have a confidential conversation.

At Venor, we embrace a culture of belonging in the workplace. No matter who you are, where you’re from, how you think, what you believe in, or who you love, we welcome your application. We all come from different backgrounds and different walks of life, bringing in unique perspectives and experiences. We encourage applications from 2SLGBTQ+, Black, Indigenous, and People of Colour (BIPOC), women, newcomers to Canada, and people with disabilities. If you require any accommodation in the application and interview process, please let us know (including different materials or otherwise).

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