Accounting Technician

The Accounting Technician is responsible for completing various daily, weekly and monthly financial reports for his team. They will also be responsible for tracking and analyzing various financial data.

Job Summary

The Accounting Technician is responsible for completing various daily, weekly and monthly financial reports for his team. They will also be responsible for tracking and analyzing various financial data.


Primary Responsibilities

  • Supervision of an employee who handles deposits and bank reconciliations and other tasks;
  • Provide daily reports : inflows and outflows of funds from the company and transfers between different bank accounts;
  • Prepare short and medium term cash forecast reports;
  • Collaborate in the end-of-month process and reconcile the ledger accounts for Canadian and U.S. factories while making the necessary journal entries;
  • Help prepare monthly financial reports that need to be sent to upper management;
  • Track capital assets and maintaining capital reports
  • Oversee the US Sales and Use Tax reporting and payments;
  • Prepare the information needed for the year-end audit
  • Prepare the information needed to file year-end tax returns for Canadian and U.S.;
  • Deal with external requests such as government forms and any other tasks or projects that the Director of Financial Reporting and Shared Services will delegate.
Profile
  • Diplôma (BA or Collège) in Accounting (an assets)
  • 5 to 10 years of pertinent experience;
  • Good knowledge of French.
Qualifications and Competencies
  • Shows rigor and autonomy in the execution of projects and day-to-day work;
  • Be mindful of confidentiality when dealing with documents in their possession;
  • Able to work within a limited time frame and meet deadlines;
  • Have good communication skills with co-workers.
Software Knowledge
  • Good knowledge of the Microsoft suite (intermediate to advanced Excel level)
  • Experience with ERP accounting system (knowledge of the SAP system is an asset)

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