Senior Accountant – Kelowna – 7599

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Senior Accountant

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Full Time
Kelowna
Posted 1 month ago

Platinum Recruiting is working with an organization that has specialized in delivering standard and custom precast products for the Western Canadian market for over 50 years. Our client has been a leading provider of communication and electrical vaults for the Interior and Northern B.C. for over 35 years and supplied & placed the entire 17,600 pieces of CRB and CMB Concrete Barriers for the Coquihalla Connector Project. Our client is now looking to add an outgoing Senior Accountant to their team, who can jump in and hit the ground running in this fast-paced, multifaceted organization.

The Senior Accountant will be reporting directly to the General Manager and indirectly to the controller. Responsible for the management of overall financial operations, a successful candidate will also be overseeing the following.

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Managing month end full-cycle accounting duties and accounting operations
  • Assisting in the development, maintenance, and implementation of financial and operations standards
  • Preparing monthly and annual financial statements and reports, including analyzing and explaining variances to budget/forecast (monthly, quarterly, and annually)
  • Leads and maintains the establishment and execution of all external audit requirements by completing all accounting processes and procedures
  • Support, monitors, and trains junior staff
  • Participates and supports special assignments, projects, and other duties as required

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or completion of a diploma program from a recognized post-secondary institution
  • CPA designation is an asset
  • Minimum 5 years progressive experience (preferably in a manufacturing environment)
  • Proficient in core software programs including accounting systems (SAP preferred)
  • Advanced skill levels in Microsoft Excel
  • Demonstrated knowledge in accounting concepts and experience with ASPE
  • Experience with NetSuite and/or Vena or similar ERP system is an asset

 

Skills and Abilities:

  • Organizational, time management and multitasking abilities
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines
  • Strong interpersonal skills/ verbal and written communication skills
  • Detail focused with a high degree of accuracy
  • Integrity, reliability, and the ability to manage self, and others
  • Good sense of urgency and practicality

 

What’s in it for you!

  • Extended health benefits
  • Competitive compensation package
  • Hybrid opportunities

 

If this sounds like your next opportunity, please send your resume to admin@platinumrecruiting.ca with the subject line “Senior Accountant”

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