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Senior Accountant

Hunt Personnel Burnaby, BC
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Are you an experienced Accountant seeking more opportunity to mentor and coach staff? In addition to assisting the Controller in all aspects of financial management including corporate accounting and reporting, this position involves assisting the Controller in the supervision and training of the administrative staff in the finance team.


• Minimum Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance with accounting designation

• Strong accounting knowledge in ASPE

• Excellent working knowledge of Excel

• Accuracy and attention to detail while working under tight deadlines a MUST

• Strong teamwork and can-do attitude

• Self-motivated and self-directed

• Experience in supervision and coaching

• Possess strong decision making and judgement skills

Assertive, comfortable communicating with various types of individuals.

• Good interpersonal and customer service skills

• High level of critical, logical thinking and analysis


• Experience in IFRS, fund accounting and investment accounting

• Experience in Union and/or Pension and Benefit Plans

• Experience with Sage 300 an asset

Job Duties:

• Supervise the A/P cycle including but not limited to review of coding and posting of invoices, prompt payments, reconciliations and working papers for accuracy

• Assist the controller in supervising month-end close, including review of administrative staff's working papers, and following up with the staff for month-end process checklist

• Preparation of consolidated financial statements

• Assist the controller in preparation of variance analysis as required

• Assist with compliance with all tax requirements

• Provide assistance with the implementation and/or upgrade of all Accounting Software

• Ensure compliance with internal control, accounting system and policies;

• Assist in documentation of the organization’s internal controls and accounting process and recommendations for improvement;

• Participates in projects with the controller and provides meaningful analysis/answers to any accounting/financial questions from both internal and external parties;

• Research and analyze complex accounting issues and procedures

• Complete the Organization’s investment accounting

• Assist in maintaining policy and procedure documentation for complex financial and accounting issues.

Hunt Personnel

Hunt Personnel/Temporarily Yours has been matching talented people with Vancouver’s best companies for over 45 years. Our approach is collaborative, based on trust, respect, honesty and confidentiality. We work with you to identify your career goals, aspirations, skills and experience. If you're a top performer looking for that next great career opportunity, let us help you reach your aspirations. We can offer you outstanding choices - permanent, temporary and contract employment - all with Vancouver’s finest companies.


Burnaby, BC