Accountant with SQL



  • Accounting & Finance
  • Job Code: 9D4476197427
  • Posted: May 01, 2018
David Aplin Group, one of Canada's Best Managed Companies, has partnered with our client to recruit for an Accountant with SQL.

Our client is looking for an accountant with strong IT skills for a six month assignment.  The role involves researching the proper accounting treatment for complex financial products and then developing reporting solutions and configuring the system to accommodate the products.  Good knowledge of SQL as well as Power BI will be very helpful in the role.  More specifically, the responsibilities include:

  • Ensuring all financial products comply with Accounting policy
  • Researching the proper accounting treatment for any new unique products and making recommendations re: Accounting policy and procedures
  • Participating in change management activities for any system changes required to accommodate new products.  This includes requirements gathering and developing/executing user acceptance testing (UAT).
  • Maintaining dashboard reports for ongoing projects
  • Responding to ad hoc reporting requests from senior management
This is a good, challenging role for someone who does not like routine, has good attention to detail and a willingness to learn

The ideal candidate has an accounting designation or degree as well as their CFA level 1 or MBA.  The term is six months with the possibility of extension or becoming permanent.  

If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please click the Apply button to send your resume in confidence directly to Doug Bristow - CPA, CA, Partner, Aplin Accounting & Finance. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  #LI-EDM


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Doug Bristow

Accounting & Finance



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