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Junior Accountant

Reference ID: MTL0000097-English

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Job Description

To assist more senior accountants with the day to day accounting activities, including journal entries and reconciliations. Assist in the maintenance of sub ledgers. Be involved in the population of financial reports. Participate in the preparation of quarterly and yearend audit schedules.

  • Post and process journal entries to ensure all business transactions are recorded
  • Update accounts receivable and issue invoices
  • Update accounts payable and perform reconciliations
  • Perform re-class between prepaid expenses and expenses
  • Perform reconciliations of various accounts
  • Assist in the processing of balance sheets, income statements and other financial statements according to legal and company accounting and financial guidelines
  • Assist with reviewing of expenses, payroll records etc. as assigned
  • Update financial data in databases to ensure that information will be accurate and immediately available when needed
  • Prepare and submit weekly/monthly reports
  • Assist senior accountants in the preparation of monthly/yearly closings
  • Assist with other accounting projects

  • Proven experience as a junior accountant
  • Excellent organizing abilities
  • Great attention to detail
  • Good with numbers and figures and an analytical acumen
  • Good understanding of accounting and financial reporting principles and practices
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office and familiarity with relevant computer software
  • Bachelor in accounting, finance or relevant field
  • 0-2 years accounting experience in a large manufacturing environment or in a major CPA firm.
  • Fluent in French and English (verbal and written).

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Posted: May 15, 2019
Closes: July 14, 2019