Accounting and Finance

Senior Accountant



Senior Accountant Calgary, AB

Senior Accountant

The Opportunity – Calgary

Our client is looking for a full-time Designated Senior Accountant. This opportunity has potential for growth and advancement. You will be a pillar in the organization supporting the Controller by coaching and mentoring other accounting staff and responding to direct management inquiries. 

Key Account Responsibilities and Functions

  • Responsible for the monthly closing and reporting cycle.
  • Oversee all Accounts payable processes.
  • File GST returns.
  • Monitor, update, and report actuals against departmental budgets. Explanation of variances.
  • Re-classification of costs to capitalization according to standard accounting procedures
  • Assist with month, quarter, and year-end closing processes and financial reporting (full cycle accounting)
  • Balance sheet reconciliations.
  • Gross margin analysis.
  • Debtor control.
  • Banks accounting and cash flow.
  • Responsible for tax compliance and audit functions.
  • Assist with budget projections.
  • Ability to import and manipulate data in Excel to create ad hoc reporting and analysis

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • 5 + years of experience in a similar role.
  • CPA designation required
  • Public practice experience is an asset
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Proficient in MS Office.
  • Strong attention to detail and time management skills.
  • Personable and charismatic.


Mark Hogan
| T: 587.453.4234 | |

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