Group Accountant

Sudbury ON
Milman Industries Inc

Job Type: Permanent, Full-Time

Milman Industries is seeking a motivated and dynamic individual to join our team as a Group Accountant. The ideal candidate will be someone who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment, possesses excellent attention to detail and is willing to take on a wide variety of tasks.

Job Description/ Duties:

  • Quarter and year end activities, including preparing working papers, verifying account balances, and assisting with the preparation of the financial statements
  • Preparing, entering, and posting and recording of journal entries including various quarterly and year end accruals
  • Prepare detailed analyses, month end reconciliations, and record journal entries as required for general ledger accounts
  • Reconciling monthly bank statements
  • Preparation of fixed asset schedules and recording fixed asset additions to maintain fixed assets ledger
  • Preparing monthly HST remittances and bank loan compliance
  • Managing cash balances, preparing deposits and recording cash receipts
  • Various administrative tasks such as invoicing, entering and coding payables, filing, billing, and doing payroll
  • Leading a system implementation as well as assisting in maintaining the accounting system
  • Documenting and implementing Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)
  • Assisting staff with system and accounting related questions
  • Perform other related duties as required

 

Key Accountabilities:

  • Prepare and analyze reports, including budget preparation, for the Vice-President and Divisional Managers
  • Perform variance analyses and drive corrective actions
  • Be proactive in operational and profitability improvement opportunities
  • Ensure quality of all financial reporting

 

Key Competencies:

  • Ability to understand business operations and demonstrate value through the organization
  • Strong multi-tasking and prioritizing abilities to meet deadlines and fluctuating work demands
  • Detail oriented and display a high degree of accuracy
  • Flexible and able to make independent decisions quickly
  • Ability to anticipate problems and proactively resolve situations before they become larger scale issues
  • Change management skills

 

Qualifications:

  • Four-year university degree in business (accounting or related discipline)
  • Must be working on obtaining a CPA (CGA, CMA) professional accounting designation
  • Intermediate to advanced Microsoft Excel Skills
  • Knowledge of Enterprise Resource Planning software is considered an asset
  • Knowledge of Accounting Standards for Private Enterprises
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality, exercise good judgment, and use discretion in dealing with confidential information
  • Ability to develop, recommend, and implement new accounting business processes and internal controls
  • Excellent English verbal and written communication skills
  • Acceptable attendance and former employment history

 

Interested applicants may send their CV directly to Rennee McLaren, Coordinator of Human Resources at rmclaren@milman.caWe thank all who apply for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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