Accountant


Employer: We'koqma'q First Nation

Closing Date: 20190821

Contact Name: Reg Hurst

Phone: 902-756-2337

Email: [email protected]

Location: Whycocomagh, NS

Hours: Full-Time

Responsibilities:

Additional Info: Experience & Qualifications:
* Post secondary degree with a concentration in accounting
* 2 plus years in a similar role or in public accounting practice
* Aspiring CPA student, recent CPA graduate, CFE finalist/Student
* Working knowledge of Microsoft office, especially Excel
* Ability to work independently and as a collaborative team member
* Strong organizational and communication skills

Responsibilities: These responsibilities include, but not limited to:
* Key general ledger account reconciliations with supporting working papers
* Month end accruals and journal entries
* Enter in yearly budgets into accounting software
* Run and email monthly , quarterly and yearly financial reports for key stakeholders
* Investigate variances compared to budget as needed
* Review aged payables and receivables listing with the CFO to assist with managing cash flow
* Liaison with year-end financial statement auditors and coordinate information needed to complete the annual audit
* Assist in T4 preparation and conciliation back to CRA records
* Assist in completing financial reports needed for external funders such as Indigenous Service Canada
* Assist the CFO in financial policy and procedures development and implementation

Required Skills:

Essential Skills: Reading, Writing, Document Use, Numeracy, Computer Use, Thinking, Oral Communication, Working With Others, Continuous Learning

Employability Skills: Motivation, Confidence, Good Attitude, Adaptability, Accountability, Time Management, Teamwork, Stress Management, Presentation


How To Apply:

Please forward you resume along with a cover letter to our CEO, Reg Hurst at [email protected]


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