General Accountant - Surrey/Langley/Abbotsford



  • Accounting & Finance
  • Job Code: 9M952599102
  • Posted: October 03, 2018
David Aplin Group, one of Canada's Best Managed Companies, has partnered with our Client, to hire a General Accountant to support the continuing growth of the company. The General Accountant, reporting to the Controller will be a part of a dynamic accounting team.

The Role:

  • Inventory data and reporting: Maintaining, analyzing, journal entries for financial reporting
  • Journal entries for fixed asset reporting, review and investigate for discrepancies
  • Long term debt and capital lease reporting; accurately document and report on liability position and debt classification
  • Financial and sales reporting: create reporting statement, review and investigate variances
  • Review and investigate  general ledger balance sheet and expense sheets
  • Ensure accuracy of financial information at all times
  • Prepare data and papers for internal and external auditors
  • Quarter end balance sheet to be checked for accuracy, resolve issues and discrepancies
  • Financial statements for year-end presentation to be finalized
  • Take initiatives for process improvements, also be a supportive to proposed changes
  • Implementation and training of HACCP, safety and quality programs to maintain compliance
  • Actively participate in Health & Safety training with the purpose of gaining knowledge and understanding
The Ideal Candidate:

  • Designated accountant or working  towards a professional designation with solid knowledge of accounting and finance
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience of handling complex accounting system specially to do with inventory
  • Sound knowledge of financial reporting systems and platforms  (GAAP, ERP) and superior MS Excel skills
  • Par excellence interpersonal skills, positive and calm demeanor
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills       
 The successful candidate will enjoy a highly competitive compensation package.

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 Meenakshi Gulati, Consultant, Aplin Accounting & Finance. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  #LI-VAN


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