FINANCIAL CONTROLLER – EDMONTON, AB, CANADA – #5001

IN DEMAND Recruitment & Consulting Inc. is currently recruiting for a FINANCIAL CONTROLLER for our Edmonton, AB client.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

As the Financial Controller you will manage the accounting operations with direct responsibility for all  accounting functions including day to day journal entries, sales, payroll, accounts payable and accounts receivable and all accounting up to year-end.

Manage the accounting operations with direct responsibility for certain accounting functions of various corporate entities within the corporate group

Prepare, analyze and present financial information of the corporate group

Reconcile balance sheet accounts

Review of contractual agreements and legal documentation

Prepare year end working papers and communicate with the external accountants

Train, mentor and supervise accounting staff

Execute the month end process, review of journal entries and analysis

Manage and lead out the budgetary process

Monitor and coordinate fixed asset audits

Monitor and implement continuous process improvements, along with internal controls

Maintain and foster a strong working relationship with key clients, both internal and external

Coordinate and maintain insurance policy and claims

Act as the key contact with external provider for operational system changes

Communicate internally and coordinate system changes and requirements

Foster a cohesive relationship with HR ensuring consistent policy application as it relates to the finance team

Work with our accounting department to streamline vendor payment processes and improve the financial health of the company

Assist with key operational initiatives and assist with special ad hoc projects 

QUALIFICATIONS:

High School Diploma required

Proven relevant experience

Excellent accounting knowledge

Proven, strong leadership qualities

University or college degree in business, finance or a related field with a professional accounting designation (CA, CGA, CMA and CPA)

Minimum 5 years related experience and a strong working knowledge of Canadian GAAP and financial reporting

Experience and knowledge of all aspects of accounting and financial management in a manufacturing environment

Possess an open minded and flexible approach

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to quickly gain the trust and confidence of others at all levels

Knowledge of all relevant federal and provincial requirements regarding financial records and reporting

Knowledge of accounting principles and practices

Advanced knowledge of Simply Accounting, MS Office

Management and supervisory experience

Must be extremely polished and well presented

Qualified and interested applicants are encouraged to apply today in confidence by sending your resume as a MS Document to Stefanie Howse – info@indemand.ca

ONLY QUALIFIED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED

ACCOUNTING TECHNICIAN – EDMONTON, AB, CANADA – # 4976

IN DEMAND Recruitment & Consulting Inc. is currently recruiting for an ACCOUNTING TECHNICIAN for our south Edmonton, AB client.

Would you like to work in a dynamic and customer centric, full-service accounting practice; dealing with corporate business accounting, non for profit, for profit assurance, and personal accounting?

Our client’s environment is fast-paced, challenging and rewarding. You will enjoy independence and accountability focusing on service for their clients first and foremost. They offer a competitive compensation package including growth potential and long-term stability.

As a member our client’s team, the successful candidate will be directly involved with full-cycle accounting projects from receiving client information through to handing draft financial and tax documents for final review.

Wondering if you fit?

  • Are you detail oriented and organized?
  • Do you enjoy solving problems?
  • Are you able to follow a successful and proven accounting process?
  • Do you thrive under positive and engaging leadership?
  • Are you resourceful?

If you checked the boxes above, then we would love to talk to you about becoming part of our client’s team!

JOB DESCRIPTION:

You, as the Accounting Technician, are responsible for supporting clients’ needs through:

Gathering and analyzing financial information from clients using a variety of tools

Performing general accounting data entry for clients

Assistance in the preparation of tax forms, returns, payroll and year-end financial statements

Assistance with tax planning information to serve clients

Ensuring that all project timelines and deadlines are identified and met

Working to help identify tax, financial reporting or other business challenges and assisting in creating solutions by researching best practices

Performing audit procedures and assistance with audit financial statements and charity information reporting

QUALIFICATIONS:

Must have 5+ years of experience in public practice

As the ideal candidate, you are willing and interested to help with any accounting related challenges for their clients and any business challenges that may arise. As a dynamic and growing accounting practice their clients’ needs and your work will continually be new and challenging.

You enjoy working with numbers

Experience with accounting/financial software & research tools

Experience with MS Office Suite

You are punctual, consistent, and conscientious and are adaptable

Ability to research client technical issues and identify potential solutions;

You are independent, organized, and have an eye for details

Ability to prioritize and shift gears

Strong verbal and written communication skills in English

Qualified and interested applicants are encouraged to apply today in confidence by sending your resume as a MS Word Document to info@indemand.ca.

ONLY QUALIFIED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED

SENIOR BOOKKEEPER/SUPERVISOR – EDMONTON, ALBERTA, CANADA – # 3963

IN DEMAND Recruitment & Consulting Inc. is currently recruiting for a SENIOR BOOKKEEPER/SUPERVISOR for our Edmonton, AB client.

Our client is looking for someone dedicated, willing to take on more within a role and willing to invest the time into a company to make it feel like it’s their own!

We aren’t looking for someone who says it is 4:30PM and time to go home, even though there is something important that has to be finished.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Must be able to complete year ends

Complete data entry and ensure accuracy

Fix any and all types of bookkeeping files

Work in a supervisory/lead role and accept responsibility

Pay attention to detail in all files

Work with clients and be able to adapt to different industries, workplace cultures, environments, etc.

Respond to emails and phone calls

Schedule client meetings

Work on multiple projects at once, helping with other areas/tasks when needed

Travel around Edmonton to different client sites

Be extremely organized

QUALIFICATIONS:

Technically savvy with experience on accounting programs, such as: QuickBooks Online, Sage 50

Experience supervising a team/other employees

Must have a reliable vehicle and driver’s license as this role involves travel around Edmonton

Must be highly proficient on a computer

Professional

Can-do attitude

Willing to go above and beyond

Confidential and enjoys being involved on all levels with a business

Must be extremely organized and motivated

Qualified and interested applicants are encouraged to apply today in confidence by sending your resume as a MS Document to: carolynn@indemand.ca.

ONLY QUALIFIED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED

SENIOR BOOKKEEPER – EDMONTON, ALBERTA, CANADA – # 3895

IN DEMAND Recruitment & Consulting Inc. is currently recruiting for a SENIOR BOOKKEEPER for our South Edmonton, AB client.

Since 1998, our client has been an Alberta-based bookkeeping company serving an array of different clients across Canada. Their team loves working in the trenches with intrepid business owners!

If you are an enthusiastic individual who values participation, growth, and continuous learning, please read on…

Want to work for a dynamic company that believes being proud of the service you provide is critical?

See yourself a working environment that appreciates exceptional focus on accuracy and detail?

Are you a self-starter that is motivated to make a positive difference to yourself and your team?

Do you value practical accomplishments, and results as well as being rewarded for your investment of time, resources and energy?

You will begin working with our client’s team including the owner of the company. You’ll be assigned with a senior member who will mentor you and explain what things you need to know about working with the company. As an experienced Bookkeeper you will be expected to hit the ground running…and we encourage you to bring energy and enthusiasm!

JOB DESCRIPTION:

We are looking for a bookkeeper that can:

Walk in to a business, analyze the bookkeeping mess left by an inadequate bookkeeper

Clean up the file

Set up an efficient system

Oversee the work

QUALIFICATIONS:

5 years’ bookkeeping experience

Experience with Esilaw 360 is an asset

A superior understanding of accounting, year-end processes and reporting, file rebuilds, etc.

Reliable transportation as you will be required to work with clients off-site

Must be a self-starter and comfortable meeting with clients

Excellent communication & interpersonal skills

Must be adaptable, organized and detail oriented

Competent in MS Office (Word, Excel, Windows) with excellent computer and keyboard skills

Must be a power user in QuickBooks, Sage 50 and one other accounting program

In addition to a competitive hourly rate, commensurate with qualifications and experience, our client offers excellent benefits and attractive team bonuses.

Qualified and interested applicants are encouraged to apply today in confidence by sending your resume as a MS Word Document to info@indemand.ca.

ONLY QUALIFIED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED

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