General Accountant

General Accountant

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Calgary, Alberta

Accounting & Finance




If you are a talented and experienced Accountant, Aplin has the right opportunity for you! Our Calgary-based client is seeking an experienced and detail-oriented  Accountant/Bookkeeper to join their team on a contract basis.

This role has the opportunity to go permanent for the right fit. It is a remote position; however, candidates must be willing to work from their Calgary office as needed.


  • Perform journal entries, accurately post transactions, and maintain financial records.
  • Prepare trial balances and analyze worksheets and data to ensure accuracy.
  • Identify and rectify discrepancies in journal entries.
  • Prepare comprehensive financial statements.
  • Assist with year-end filing and other financial reporting requirements.
  • Collaborate with clients who frequently change their invoice requirements, providing support and adapting to evolving needs.
  • Offer suggestions for improving processes and workflow efficiency.
  • Handle high-volume invoicing with Excel spreadsheets, with up to 5000 rows per customer for invoicing.
  • Manage accounts payable functions efficiently.
  • Other duties as required.
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in bookkeeping or accounting.
  • Proficiency in Sage 50 accounting software.
  • Strong attention to detail and a commitment to accuracy.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to handle constant changes and evolving client needs.
  • Ability to suggest and implement process improvements.
  • Strong communication skills to interact with clients and team members effectively.
  • Comfortable working remotely and willing to travel to the Calgary office when required.

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