Senior Financial Accountant (FILLED JUNE 14th)

    Published
    June 23, 2022
    Location
    Edmonton, Canada
    Category
    Job Type
    Sub Category
    Mining

    Description

    Reporting to the CFO, the Senior Financial Accountant is responsible for the day-to-day Finance and Accounting functions including corporate financial statements, ensuring governance and reporting requirements are accurately followed and produced in a timely manner. The Senior Financial Accountant will manage all statutory, regulatory, financial & management accounting of the corporations Finance affairs and assist the team regarding commercial and financial accountability and controls.

    Specific Accountabilities:

    • Lead the day to day transactional and financial accounting function.
    • Monitor and manage the company’s general ledger processes, including new accounts and entries.
    • Lead and facilitate the timely completion of all external audit requirements.
    • Respond to queries from auditors and provide required information.
    • Ensure the company Financial Statements are accurate and complete in accordance with accounting principles and standards.
    • Ensuring compliance with up-to-date internal accounting and governance regulations, policies, and procedures.
    • Prepare monthly & quarterly consolidations / financial reports and other financial statements as required.
    • Ensure compliance with all local statutory and regulatory reporting requirements.
    • Monitoring that the strategies, polices and plans are responsive to the operating environment.
    • Supporting campaigns directed at profit and cash improvement for JV operations.
    • Manage Joint Venture accounting activities.
    • Assist with providing financial information and interpreting the implications for business performance and funding needs.
    • Plan and manage tax related electronic systems & databases.
    • Ensure compliance with all local tax requirements and assist with tax reporting and forecasts.
    • Review cost transactions and allocate according to approved budgets.
    • Maintenance of general ledger accounts including updates of new cost codes and changes to existing general ledger accounts.
    • Liaise with JV counterparts and client representatives on reporting requirements and information requests when required.
    • Other duties as assigned from time-to-time.

    Qualifications:

    • Undergraduate degree in Finance, Accounting, Commerce (or related)
    • Postgraduate business qualifications would be an asset
    • Accounting professional designation is preferred (CA, CMA, CGA 0r CPA)
    • Minimum 5 years in Finance leadership position
    • Experience in joint venture accounting would be considered an asset
    • Proficient in MS Office and ERP experience
    • Understanding of accounting practices
    •  General business acumen and adaptability to changing operational situations
    • Contract management experience
    • Conflict resolution skills
    • Strong analytical and communication skills

    We are looking for an individual who wants the autonomy to oversee the day to day accounting requirements and has a in-depth understanding of accounting principles. Our client is in growth mode and therefore looking for someone driven to exceed expectations and provide guidance to improve overall processes. We are offering a competitive base salary, full benefits, matching RRP and a hybrid work environment. Please submit resume in confidence to mark@crownjewelrecruitment.com

     

     

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