Senior Accountant

Job Order ID:1905
Posting Date:12/21/2017
Job Location:Vancouver BC
Job Description:

We are currently looking for a Senior Accountant to join a professional and growing, real estate development company located in downtown Vancouver in the business district.


Reporting directly to the CEO, the Senior Accountant will be responsible for all aspects of the full cycle accounting for the company and will oversee general accounting operations by controlling and verifying all financial transactions. As the Senior accountant your responsibilities will include but are not limited to: full cycle bookkeeping, reconciling account balances and bank statements, maintaining general ledger and preparing month-end close procedures, payroll and paying all real estate development costs.

What you will be doing:

  • Verify, allocate, post and reconcile accounts payable and receivable
    • Produce error-free accounting reports and present their results
    • Analyze financial information and summarize financial status
    • Prepare financial statements and produce budget according to schedule
    • Assist with tax audits and tax returns
    • Support month-end and year-end close process
    • Assist with the process of obtaining financing for real estate projects
    • Assist with project related leases, liaising with tenants
    • Managing the office
    • Filing all documents, electronically
  • Liaise with the CEO


  • Ad-hoc duties as required

What you bring to the table:

  • Proven experience as senior level accountant, work experience 3-5 years
  • Thorough knowledge of basic accounting procedures
  • In-depth understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Real Estate or property management experience is strongly preferred
  • Familiarity with financial accounting statements
  • Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year-end close process
  • Hands-on experience with accounting software packages, like QuickBooks and QB Online
  • Advanced MS Excel skills including V-lookups and pivot tables
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • You will be a self-starter and want to learn and grow with an organization
  • BS degree in Accounting, Finance or relevant
  • Relevant certification (e.g. CMA or  CPA)


If you want to join a growing and professional real estate development company where you can learn and grow with a fantastic organization, you may be a great fit! Interested candidates are asked to submit their resumes to or call 604-687-6464.