Senior Financial Accountant

Senior Financial Accountant

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Edmonton, Alberta

Accounting & Finance




Join a top employer and advance your career. Aplin has partnered with an Edmonton-based company to hire a Senior Financial Accountant.  This role can be done primarily from home with approximately one day per week in the office. 

Benefits & Perks:
  • Comprehensive benefits package including defined benefit pension plan
  • Work/life balance
  • A complex and interesting business model
  • Preparing monthly financial statements including detailed working papers, commentary and meaningful variance analysis.
  • Playing a key role in the annual financial statement process including preparation of the external financial statements, assisting with MD&A and annual report.
  • liaising with external auditors and providing information required in the annual audit.
  • Providing technical leadership on IFRS accounting issues including making recommendations on accounting treatment as well as process changes and documentation required to implement new standards.  
  • Reviewing accounting treatment on capital projects.
  • Attending monthly meetings with management to discuss financial statements.
  • Supporting budget and forecast updates to financial statements.
  • Participating in various projects as required.
  • University degree in Business or similar.
  • Professional accounting designation.
  • Strong Excel skills (pivot table, v-lookup, sumif).
  • Experience with Power BI and/or a desire to learn it.
  • Effective communication skills - both written and verbal to both financial and non-financial audiences.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with a customer service mindset.

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