Junior Finance Accountant

Reporting to the Senior Finance Manager, the Junior Finance Accountant is responsible for billing, accounts payable, and bank reconciliations for the organization's Canadian and US entities.

Key responsibilities:

  • Bank and Cash entries and reconciliation for multiple accounts and currencies
  • AP and AR reporting and control
  • Processing vender invoices and payments.
  • Reconciling vendor accounts
  • Processing purchase orders.
  • Reconciling credit card statements.
  • Preparing and processing customer invoices.
  • Applying payments to client accounts
  • Participate in ad hoc analytics, projects and initiatives
  • Increase the accuracy of the financial information by working to ensure data has been correctly booked and take corrective actions
  • Preparing monthly journal entries. 
  • Updating fixed assets schedule.
  • Backup and support for other members of accounting

Skills/ Experience Required:

  • 2 + years' related experience
  • Enroll in CPA program with a Bachelor's degree or diploma in accounting a must
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong computer skills with knowledge of Accpac and Excel
  • Must have excellent follow-up and tracking skills
  • Ability to meet assigned deadlines
  • Ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively with all levels of employees, management, and external parties to maximize performance, problem solving, and results
  • Previous experience in payroll data entry systems a plus