BOOKKEEPER (REMOTE POSITION)
Abacus Chartered Professional Accountants
Calgary, AB

Job brief

We are looking for a dynamic junior accountant to join our wonderful team as a contractor.

We are an online Chartered Professional Accountants firm. You can find more details at https://www.abacusol.ca.

The candidate will be responsible for taking on various accounting related projects for our accounting firm. The ideal candidate has in-depth knowledge of accounting, is flexible, highly professional, keen to learn and tech-savvy.

Role & Responsibilities

You’ll be using online accounting software and apps and working closely with our clients to ensure that the following responsibilities are handled diligently:

  • Weekly Bookkeeping (mix of accrual and cash-basis) for multiple clients using Xero and Quickbooks online
  • Running payroll, making changes to payroll and handling T4 slips and ROE forms
  • Answering support questions from clients related to bookkeeping and payroll matters
  • Ensuring clients’ books are kept up-to-date and are accurate and organized
  • Preparing month-end reports
  • Managing multiple clients simultaneously in a fast-paced and deadline driven environment

Schedule and location:

The position is flexible and allows you to work remotely or in our office, part-time or full-time.

Our office is located in the https://www.edisoncalgary.com/in Calgary Downtown.

Requirements:

  • Excellent understanding of accrual bookkeeping, payroll, debits and credits, clearing accounts, bank recs and more
  • Excellent understanding of the ins and outs of how an accounting system works: Invoicing, payables, bookkeeping, tax rates, etc.
  • Prior bookkeeping experience in a fast-paced environment
  • Hyper-organized
  • Strong work ethic
  • Knowledge of online accounting software (Xero, QBO, etc.)
  • Excellent analytical skills with attention to details
  • Integrity, with an ability to handle confidential information
  • Tech savvy
  • Keen to learn

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Contract

Salary: $15.00 to $30.00 /hour

Experience:

  • QuickBooks: 1 year (Preferred)
  • bookkeeping: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Xero: 1 year (Preferred)