Accountant
Priority Fire
Saint-Laurent, QC

Reporting to the Controller, the Accountant will be responsible for a carrying-out a variety of accounting functions for various departments across the company including weekly payroll processing.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Financial reporting and analysis

  • Practice accounting and control procedures, and practices to support short and long-term business needs
  • Responsible for maintaining accurate financial records
  • Prepare payments and bank deposits
  • Reconcile and balance G/Ls and Bank Statements
  • Prepare monthly remittances (GST/HST, QST, DAS, etc.)
  • Create and produce monthly financial reports and analysis
  • Allocate and post financial transaction details to proper accounts
  • Transfer data to general ledger
  • Assist with budget preparation
  • Assist with audits
  • Document procedures and processes
  • Other related general accounting task

Payroll

  • Prepare weekly payroll
  • Process monthly remittance and reports
  • Process payroll entry
  • Prepare T4/RL-1

EDUCATION

University degree in Finance or Accounting, completed

CPA or CA designation in progress

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 3 years experience in a similar role
  • Knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles and procedures
  • Experience processing payroll
  • Strong organizational skills and good management of priorities
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent computer knowledge of the Office suite, with advanced knowledge of Excel (pivot tables, complex formulas)
  • Bilingual (English and French, oral and written)

Working conditions

Located in Saint-Laurent

Working hours: 40 hours/week

To learn more about our company, please visit: www.priorityfire.com.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Experience:

  • accounting: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Payroll: 2 years (Preferred)

Licence:

  • CA (Preferred)