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ACCOUNTANT II

 

 

C09002
05 / 10 / 2013
Dawson Creek, BC
Finance
Up to 25%
 

JOB DESCRIPTION:
JOB PURPOSE:

To provide complex support within an assigned area by providing accurate, consistent, and timely accounting information and support to facility management.  May provide day-to-day work direction or supervision to assigned employees.
 
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

 
  • Compile and analyze information gathered from assigned plant locations and prepare for general ledger entry.
  • Prepare and audit monthly, quarterly, and year end financial statements and operating reports
  • Reconcile Balance Sheet accounts; research discrepancies and make appropriate adjusting entries
  • Prepare monthly and weekly profit/loss forecasts; review financial statements for accuracy in processing month-end closing
  • Assist with preparation of plant or site annual budget
  • Compare receiving reports and vendor invoices for account reconciliation
  • Monitor capital projects and track costs; close out projects on a timely basis
  • Participate on special project teams as needed
  • May direct the day-to-day work flow and assignments or supervise departmental staff; act as a resource to staff on complex questions or issues
  • May prepare and submit tax worksheets as required by Corporate Tax Department
  • May perform Sarbanes Oxley compliance testing as needed
  • May maintain, monitor, and analyze Corporate accounts
  • Perform all duties in accordance with safety rules and regulations
  • Perform other duties as necessary
 
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Knowledge of plant manufacturing environment and processes
  • Good analytical skills and math skills
  • Good organizational and problem solving skills
  • Good written, oral communication, and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work on multiple projects and meet regular deadlines
  • Ability to operate a computer and supporting software packages
EDUCATION:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field
  • Chartered Accountant (CA), Certified Management Accountant (CMA), or Certified General Accountant (CGA) designation desirable.

EXPERIENCE:

  • 2 to 3 years’ professional accounting experience
  • Or any equivalent combination of experience and training that demonstrates the ability to perform the key responsibilities of this position.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

  • Office environment
  • Occasional travel required

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