Robert Half Finance & Accounting Sr. Accountant in Richmond, British Columbia

Our Richmond client, is seeking a Senior Financial Accountant to join their team. Reporting to the Controller, the Senior Financial Accountant will focus on:

  • Preparation of monthly financial and annual financial statements Experience with full cycle accounting required

  • Review work completed by 2 to 3 junior financial accountants Includes bank reconciliations and other key account reconciliations

  • Preparation of various tax filings (GST, HST, QST, PST, NR4)

  • Preparation of management reporting and variance analysis

  • Review of treasury function and reporting prepared by junior financial accountants

  • Preparation and review of quarterly and annual "prepared by client" lists for external auditors

  • Assist in preparation of annual tax working paper file

  • Assist with preparation of consolidated quarterly financial statements (publically reported IFRS). Reconcile IFRS consolidated results to management level statements.

  • Assist in the preparation of quarterly MD&A; (publically reported IFRS)

  • Aware of internal control systems and suggest improvements to ensure the continued integrity of the company's financial information

  • Participation with financial system implementations and upgrades as needed

  • Lead in the enhancement of the following key processes o Internal management reporting (continuous automation) o Development of automated system reports to assist with compiling working papers, and financial reports o Improvements in SAGE financial statement processes/reporting

  • Various projects as required by the Controller

Robert Half Finance & Accounting is the world's leader in specialized financial staffing. We provide 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 more than 340 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities.

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Req ID: 05060-0008943459

Functional Role: Accountant - Sr.

Country: Canada

State: BC

City: Richmond

Postal Code: V7X 1L4

Compensation: $70,000.00 to $75,000.00 per year

Requirements: Skills & Qualifications:

  • Professional accounting designation

  • Minimum three years progressive financial accounting experience

  • Experience with SAGE/ACCPAC an asset

  • Doclink (or other paperless accounts payable workflow) an asset

  • Computer proficiency with advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office suite products

  • Public company reporting experience an asset

  • Strong supervisory, analytical and organizational skills

  • An effective communicator who works well in a fast-paced, deadline-driven team environment

  • Solid organizational skills with the ability to successfully multitask, meet deadlines and respond effectively to changing priorities Please email your resume in confidence to quoting job number 05060-0008943459.