General Accountant

Looking for a General Accountant in Ottawa with 1-2 years of experience

Your new company
Offers contracting services across Canada. Your new employer is one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies and is a recipient of SMACNA‘s Safety Excellence Award Program. You will be working at their office located at the west-end of Ottawa.

Your new role
As the General Accountant, you will be reporting into the Finance Manager working in multiple revenue streams.
  • Deposit and post cash receipts to the accounting system from various sources (EFT, cheques, credit card)
  • Complete daily/weekly & monthly bank reconciliations, including payroll
  • Complete intercompany reconciliations, maintain schedules and process periodic billings
  • GL and subledger reconciliations
  • Maintain capital asset continuity schedules, test validity of additions, classifications and record disposals.
  • Maintain accurate OH accounts, ensuring costs are hitting the buckets and in accordance with GAAP; perform analysis whenever applicable
  • Work with operations to verify & track project financials, WIP for internal and external clients, complete analysis
  • Assist with various month-end tasks including but not limited to balance sheet schedules, GL reconciliations, accruals, spot costs adjustment, calculating maintenance hours backlog, payroll reclass etc..
  • Review and file monthly GST/HST/QST remittances
  • Assist with audit requests
  • Special projects on an ad-hoc basis, as required

What you'll need to succeed
Post secondary education in accounting
1-2 years of experience in a similar position
Strong attention to detail
Advanced Excel skills

What you'll get in return
Annual salary + 3 weeks vacation + benefits + pension plan

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.


Type de contrat
Secteur d'activité
Discussed during screening


Parlez à Georgia Wightman, en charge de cette offre, située à Ottawa (EN)
Suite 600,, 220 Laurier Ave W

Téléphone: 6132090141