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Senior Accountant

Waterloo, ON

Posted: 07/07/2023 Job Category: Accounting & Finance Job Number: 5893 Pay Rate: $100000-$120000

Job Description

Elby is recruiting a Senior Accountant for our client. This role is part of a small, hard-working, collaborative, and dedicated accounting team handling the accounting, investment, and tax reporting requirements of a privately held family company.

This is a hands on role that includes a broad spectrum of accounting and financial reporting requirements as well as payroll/ benefits administration for a large group of entities.

What our client has to offer:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Great team environment
  • You will be involved in interesting complex work
  • Excellent Company Benefits

If you are a designated CPA who has experience with large to midsize private family owned companies or you are a CPA currently working in a Public Accounting Firm this is a fantastic opportunity.

Please apply today or email Jocelyn Rooyakkers quoting job #5893. We would like to thank all applicants, however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

  • Serve as accounting system Administrator (QuickBooks) including maintaining company and general ledger setups and changes, managing user access/passwords, supporting setup and modification of accounting reports and processes, maintaining back-ups, and acting as a technical resource for any accounting system-related issues, etc.
  • Prepare government reports and payment remittances (as needed) including for GST/HST, corporate income tax installments (federal and provincial), WSIB, EHT, and other payroll source deductions (IT, CPP, and EI).
  • Prepare weekly Cash Management reporting, ensuring that cash balances are sufficiently funded to meet anticipated payment obligations.
  • Routinely reconcile various balance sheet and income statements accounts including but not limited to bank, A/R, prepaid assets, A/P and accrued liabilities and suspense, identifying, investigating and responding to any issues as they may arise.

Job Requirements

  • Background in public accounting OR experience with a private small to midsized company
  • Proficient in Excel - able to use pivot tables, v-lookups, etc.
  • Experience with payroll is a nice to have
  • Knowledge of QuickBooks and/or Ceridian 

Meet Your Recruiter

Jocelyn Rooyakkers
Manager, Recruitment Services

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