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Accounting Technician (18 months contract)


Saint-Laurent, QC, CANADA
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Empowering healthcare starts with you. It starts with the chain of events you initiate when you work with McKesson Canada -- a chain that extends across the country and results in millions of people getting more from their healthcare.

At McKesson Canada, we touch the lives of 12 million Canadians every day. We carry more than 35,000 products in 17 distribution centers and ultimately provide distribution to 6,300 retail pharmacies, 1,350 hospitals, long-term care centers, clinics and institutions all over Canada. But we're so much more than a distribution company. We've automated 2,500 retail pharmacies and dispense over 100 million doses a year through our automation solutions. Manufacturers, healthcare providers and patients count on us for a full range of services that contribute to the quality and safety of care for us all.

Position Description

Reporting to the Accounting Supervisor, the candidate will be responsible for all non-trade payable activities, journal data entry and intercompany balance reporting for Head office. 

Specific Responsibilities

  1. Responsible for processing accounts payable invoices (non-trade). Verifies and validates proper approval according to McKesson delaguation of authority
  2. Reviews expense reports to make sure they comply with McKesson's travel policy.
  3. Validates and matches supplier's statement of account and resolves open transactions.
  4. Responsible for keying journal entries for both period and month end.
  5. Reconciles and prepares Form 980 (Standard Intercompany Journal Entry)
  6. Prepares internal customer invoices.
  7. Prepares account reconciliation as part of the financial statements close process.
  8. Responds internal and external customer requirements.
  9. Informs management of any issues or potential risks.
  10. Participates in special reporting requests and special projects as necessary.


  1. College diploma in Business Administration or Accounting
  2. Minimum of 3 years of experience in similar position
  3. Knowledge of Excel, Infinium, SAP (ERP system)
  4. Attention to details and accuracy
  5. Exposure to large company operations
  6. Bilingual
Benefits & Company Statement

McKesson believes superior performance - individual and team - that helps us drive innovations and solutions to promote better health should be recognized and rewarded. We provide a competitive compensation program to attract, retain and motivate a high-performance workforce, and it's flexible enough to meet the different needs of our diverse employee population.

We are in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. We partner with payers, hospitals, physician offices, pharmacies, pharmaceutical companies and others across the spectrum of care to build healthier organizations that deliver better care to patients in every setting.

But we can't do it without you. Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission-whatever your title, whatever your role, you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. Talented, compassionate people are the future of our company-and of healthcare. At McKesson, you'll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that's vital to us all.

McKesson is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer - minorities/females/veterans/persons with disabilities.

Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history.

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