General Accountant

  • Location: Toronto
  • Posting Date: November 03, 2020
  • Job Order ID: 425470
  • Consultant: Paul Cannon
  • Industry: Finance / Accounting

Our client is a global manufacturer of industrial equipment. They are in need of a general accountant to work with the CDN office and support shared services in North America.

Key Responsibilities
  • Perform cross regional activities such as risk & opportunity planning, developing annual budgets and short-term forecasts.
  • Lead the day to day and month end processes to ensure accurate reporting of total company results as well as compliance with standard accounting practices as defined by the global parent company.
  • Review balance sheet account reconciliation for all balance sheet accounts in accordance with above rules.
  • Act as subject matter expert to provide accounting guidance in complex transactions (intercompany, Foreign Exchange, Provisions etc.).
  • Ensures intercompany costing is correct and meets transfer pricing objectives.
  • Track expenses submissions, report and assist in cost reduction strategies including following up with staff on overdue expenses and accruals.
  • Lead the account receivable credit and collections processes and involve customer facing teams (inside/outside sales team) or factoring agencies when needed to escalate / step up collection efforts.
Key Attributes
  • Must have Accounting Designation Completed
  • University Education in Accounting & Finance
  • SAP Accounting Experience

If you are passionate about Accounting and want to work for a world class product that adheres to the highest standards please apply today!