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Junior Accountant

Burnaby, BC
Full Time
8 hours ago
  • Reference ID:01898
  • Post Date:April 7, 2021
  • Location:Burnaby (Corporate Office)
  • Job Type:Full Time Temporary
  • Department:Accounting
  • Openings:1
  • Summary:
    The Junior Accountant will be responsible for accounts payable and junior accounting duties for assigned branches. This position performs such duties as preparing supplier reconciliations, preparing journal entries and performing cheque runs. This position is full time, 12 month temporary position to cover maternity leave.
    • Prepares suppliers accounts payable reconciliations using Excel, sends them to the branches and follows up to ensure outstanding items are cleared
    • Performs weekly and monthly cheque runs
    • Prepares interbranch and intercompany journal entries
    • Analyzes various general ledger accounts as assigned
    • Assists branch personnel with accounts payable inquiries
    • Prepares manual cheques as necessary
    • Enters data into computer system
    • Sets up wire transfers for expense claims and large vendor payments;
    • Sets up bank deposits
    • Prepares bank reconciliations using Excel, sends them to the branches and follows up to ensure outstanding items are cleared
    • Files cheques and accounts payable
    • Provides coverage for reception as required
    • Becomes familiar with and complies with the company's Health & Safety Manual.
  • Requirements:
    • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required
    • Post-secondary accounting education required, certificate or diploma preferred
    • One to three years related experience and/or training in a fast paced, high volume accounts payable environment
    • Good basic accounting knowledge
    • Intermediate level skill in Excel
    • Accurate data entry skills
    • Detail-oriented
  • Additional Comments: Inland is an industry-leader in the heavy truck & equipment sales, service and parts marketplace. As a rapidly-growing company with over 1,300 employees across 35 locations in Canada and the United States, Inland offers exciting employment opportunities with competitive wages and an attractive benefits package. Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.