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Senior Accountant in Edmonton at Calmont Group

Date Posted: 9/6/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

WHY CALMONT

At Calmont, you are more than just an employee, everyone is a respected and valued member of our team.  We provide a supportive work environment which enables personal and professional growth. 

ABOUT THE ROLE

Join our team and experience a rewarding and challenging work environment with skilled and supportive teammates.  We are currently accepting resumes from team oriented and organized individuals who are looking for a career as a Senior Accountant.


The Senior Accountant supports the Accounting Team in carrying out the responsibilities of the Accounting Department.  Some of the job duties will include:


  • Reviewing financial statement fluctuations and researching significant variances.
  • Ensuring balance sheet accounts are fairly stated, liability accounts are adequately reserved and reconciling items are properly supported and cleared in a timely manner.
  • Reviewing month-end closing processes and procedures to shorten deadlines.
  • Developing and implementing sound accounting policies, practices and internal control systems.
  • Managing annual and project audits ensuring financial statements, working papers and documents meet audit requirements.
  • Ensuring the company's working capital position is managed and maximized through appropriate accounts receivable billing and accounts payable policies and processes.
  • Ensuring that a proper system to collect information about daily cash inflows and outflows is in place and appropriately monitored.
  • Reviewing and analyzing financial proposals and contracts.
  • Negotiating terms of lending agreements with finance companies.
  • Other related duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

DESIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • University Degree or College Diploma in Accounting, Commerce or Business.
  • 5 years related accounting experience.
  • Management experience as a financial officer considered an asset.
  • Working knowledge of ADP accounting software considered an asset.
  • Energetic and friendly with excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Self-starter with the ability to prioritize and organize workload in a fast paced environment.
  • Excellent attention to detail with a sense of urgency to meet tight deadlines.
  • Knowledge and experience with MS Word and Excel.

WHY YOU SHOULD APPLY 

If you enjoy working in a fast-paced environment and enjoy a challenge, then this may be the opportunity for you! At Calmont, we believe in a healthy work-life balance. We are offering a competitive compensation package along with a first class benefits package for the correct individual.



We would like to thank all applicants for their interest in the position but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.