The Intermediate Accountant will be based out of Oro Medonte. The Intermediate Accountant will be responsible for general accounting duties and timely financial reporting. We are looking for an energetic, conscientious individual who: enjoys working in a fast-paced environment, values attention to detail and accuracy and works in a highly organized manner. The Intermediate Accountant will provide accounting assistance to the accounting department. He/she: has an infallible positive and energetic attitude, is someone of high integrity and honesty, takes pride in the quality of his/her work, works constructively in a team environment and independently and values customers and the customers' experience.
Responsibilities and Duties: Conduct routine accounting operations including journal entries and accounts payable. Process accounts payable and ensure they are paid in a timely manner. Verify accounts payable invoices against packing slips and investigate discrepancies. Ensure that all reasonable discounts are taken on accounts payable. Maintain and reconcile bank accounts. Protect the company's value by keeping information confidential. Accomplish tasks on time and contribute to the team by taking on special projects as needed. Such other duties as may be assigned from time to time.
Qualifications and Skills: The successful candidate must have: a proven ability to efficiently organize and manage accounting transactions, solid computer experience, knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles, practices, tax laws, and reporting requirements, able to work well under pressure and meet set deadlines. Ability to interpret and implement company policies and procedures, be conscientious and highly organized, be attentive to detail, be able to complete tasks independently and also work in a team environment, be comfortable working in a fast-paced environment and to "multi-task'', competent with Microsoft office and accounting software.
Education and Experience: 3+ years experience in a similar role, post-secondary education in accounting or business is an asset, experience with Spire and other ERP systems is an asset.