Senior Accountant - Gatineau, Quebec Canada - 22836

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JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 22836
Title: Senior Accountant
Job Location: Gatineau, Quebec - Canada
Employment Type:
Salary: $80,000.00 - $100,000.00 - Canadian Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From: Local
Relocation Paid?: NO

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


Our client is a large global public energy/utilities company based in Gatineau, Quebec and is actively seeking Senior Accountant that will oversee monthly accounting cycle and close as well as prepare the financial statements for various entitities.  The company is the owner and operator of a vast renewable portfolio in solar and wind assets with considerable potential to grow both organically and through acquisition of new facilities.

JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Prepare financial statements
  • Oversee monthly close 
  • Prepare monthly and quarterly variance analysis
  • Review and maintain monthly general ledger accounts and reconciliations to ensure accuracy of financial statements
  • Prepare monthly and quarterly account reconciliations
  • Prepare journal entries
  • Monitor and improve upon internal controls to ensure SOX compliance and work directly with the audit team to provide quarterly and year-end audit support
  • Lead or participate in special projects as needed within the department, within a broader finance environment and/or cross-functionally

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor Degree in Accounting
  • 2+ years accounting experience
  • Working towards or completion of CPA