Accountant

Job Category: Accounting Finance
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Mississauga

Wesbell is seeking an Accountant who will be responsible for developing and maintaining accounting principles, practices, and procedures to ensure accurate and timely financial statements and to support budget and forecasting activities.

SPECIFIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Obtain and maintain a thorough understanding of the financial reporting and general ledger structure;
  • Ensure accurate and timely monthly, quarterly and year-end financial reports;
  • Assist senior management in budgeting/forecasting and strategic planning;
  • Respond to inquiries from Senior Management and company wide managers regarding financial results and special reporting requests;
  • Monitor and analyze department work to develop more efficient procedures and use of resources while maintaining high level of accuracy;
  • Reconcile GL accounts against Sub ledger;
  • Develop and implement new procedures and features to enhance the workflow of the department;
  • Working with Auditors to complete year end government reporting;
  • Assuming any other assigned and related tasks as directed.

EDUCATION (THEORETICAL TRAINING):

  • BA/BS in Business with an emphasis in Accounting
  • A professional accounting designation is an asset (CA, CGA, CMA, CPA)
  • Minimum 5 years prior experience as a middle manager in a financial or other business services field

JOB REQUIREMENTS / EXPERIENCE:

  • Must have strong verbal and communication skills;
  • Must have strong interpersonal and supervisory skills;
  • Must pay attention to detail and able to prioritize;
  • Must have ability to multitask in high demand environment;
  • Intermediate working knowledge of various windows software packages (i.e. Word, Excel)

Wesbell welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. 

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest in working with Wesbell; however, only those selected to be interviewed will be contacted. We wish you all the best.  

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