Accountant (contract)

Industry: Logistics
Compensation: $30-38/hr

Overview

Roneta is a premier specialized executive search and staffing firm. Our teams work with intermediate through executive professionals. Typical opportunities include CFO, Controller, HR Management, Tax Manager, Internal Audit, Commercial Manager, Senior Accountant, Financial Analyst, Senior Production/JV Accounting and Business Development. Our opportunities include permanent employment and both short and long-term contracts.

Our client is an established Calgary based private company that has been in business 30+ years.  Currently they are looking to add an Accountant to their team for an 7-month contract.  This is a maternity leave coverage and reports to the Controller. 

Responsibilities:

The Accountant will be mainly accountable for the preparation of financial information, budget tracking, receivables & payables tasks, understanding and addressing all financial issues within the site. Specific duties include:

  • Assist with month end financial statements and related working papers and journal entries
  • Analyze inventory balances, accrued liability balance, COGS and monthly reporting
  • Prepare monthly reporting package including results by cost centers and variance analysis vs budget
  • Support invoicing & cost collection effort / processes
  • Communicate with business units to ensure coordination of reporting timelines, reviewing, and resolving issues monthly mainly with Operations & Supply Chain stakeholders
  • Perform variance analysis to support the understanding of the financial reporting metrics
  • Participate for the calculation of key performance indicators
  • Support development, implementation and maintenance of financial accounting policies, systems, and internal controls

Requirements:

  • Accounting degree or diploma
  • Recent completion, or working toward a designation is considered an asset
  • 2-4 years of full cycle accounting experience
  • Strong Excel skills required
  • Capacity to meet tight deadlines, set priorities and organize workload
  • Available to work 5 days in the office

To apply, please email us your resume, attached, in confidence to mike.buckner@roneta.com.  Please include the title of this position in the email subject line.  We prefer resume files as .doc or .rtf; pdf acceptable.