Who: Our client is a well-known tourism marketing organization with a great reputation! Wonderful people work for this company and there is a lot to learn.
Where:Downtown Vancouver. Very transit accessible.
What- the Role: Corporate Accountant. This is a 1-to-2-month contract to start, with good chance for extension if it’s a good fit and workload continues. First step is a phone interview, second step is a short- on-site interview for the top 2 finalists. The contract is currently slated to run from October 10th, 2017 until November 30th, 2017.
Follows reporting requirements, financial policies, practices, and procedures, and addresses and resolves issues of non-compliance in consultation with the finance leader.
Conducts analysis of requirements and applies relevant policies, directives, and procedures; and monitors and analyzes input documents to ensure the integrity of data input to financial systems.
Respond to supplier and business unit inquiries.
Provides support for the annual financial statement audit, pension statement audit and audits of any other nature.
Prepares monthly bank and other account reconciliations.
Audits, inputs, and processes vendor invoices.
Maintains and prepares financial reports and ad-hoc inquiries including expenditure analysis, payables reconciliations, invoice look ups and other related reports as needed.
Audits and inputs travel expense claims for ensuring compliance with all relevant policies.
Other related duties as requested by the finance leadership.
Who- the Candidate: We are seeking an Accountant who is passionate, professional, and personable. Good communication skills overall are crucial (and French language skills are a plus!).
2 or more years of progressive experience working in an accounting or finance role.
Experience in completing account reconciliations for month end review.
Experience in applying Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) as well as ensuring compliance with internal accounting policy and procedures.
Experience using various financial systems, particularly Excel.
Experience with accounts receivable, accounts payable, and invoicing & accruals in an environment with contract and commitment tracking is an asset
How Much: Hourly rate plus vacation pay, please discuss with Swim.
When:This search is moving extremely quickly! If you already have a Recruiter at Swim, please reach out very soon. If you do not yet have a contact at Swim Recruiting, please hit 'APPLY NOW' and send us your resume in Word format