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Accountant

Employment Type:Permanent
Job Location:Longueuil QC
English Description:

Are you looking for a new challenge in Accounting ?

 

Are you looking for a job opportunity that offers professional growth and good working conditions?

 

If the answer is yes, we have an interesting offer for you!

 

Our client, a real estate management service company, is looking for an accountant to join its team in Longueuil. Flexible hours, benefits and access to parking!

 

The accountant will be responsible for the complete accounting cycle and the preparation of financial statements for a group of companies, including two real estate properties in the United States with a high volume of transactions. More specifically, this person will be responsible for the following tasks:

Job Function:
  • Perform the complete accounting cycle including accounts payable, accounts receivable, bank reconciliations, GST/QST remittances;
  • Record journal entries and reconcile accounts, prepare the trial balance of accounts and maintain the general ledger;
  • Prepare monthly and annual financial statements, including consolidated financial statements;
  • Prepare the year-end audit file;
  • Analyze financial data and provide timely recommendations;
  • Participate in various special projects;
  • Other accounting functions.
Job Requirement:
  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or equivalent experience;
  • Chartered Accountant Professional Designation (CPA) or in the process of being obtained;
  • Minimum of 2 years' experience in a general accounting position, including the complete management of an accounting cycle and the production of financial statements;
  • Must be technically competent, very comfortable with intra-group transactions, foreign currencies and the preparation of consolidated financial statements, and must be up to date with the latest changes in accounting standards;
  • Excellent knowledge of computerized accounting systems, as well as advanced knowledge of Excel;
  • Knowledge of Hopem software is an asset.
  • Bilingualism - English and French.

 

 

Our client is looking for an accountant who can set priorities to meet deadlines. This person must have good organizational skills and excellent problem-solving, communication and analytical skills.

 

This person must be a team player and show initiative. This person must also be able to perform excellent follow-ups, pay particular attention to details and must work well in an entrepreneurial environment.