Assistant Internal Accountant
Manning Elliott LLP
Vancouver, BC

Job Title:
Assistant Internal Accountant
Full-time, temporary contract with the strong possibility of extension

Purpose of Role:
- Responsible for full cycle accounts payable and to assist the Manager, Internal Accounting, with all aspects of firm accounting

Reports to:
- Finance Department

Qualifications, Skills, Experience and Personal Attributes
- CPA designation required or in final stages of CPA Program (Industry)
- Must have experience using Sage 300 ERP Accounts Payable, General Ledger and Bank services module 5.6 or 5.4
- Experience with full cycle multi-branch accounting up to and including year end
- Intermediate to advanced Excel skills (Sage 300 ERP financial report design, graphs, absolute and relative formulas)
- Strong analytical abilities
- Familiarity with partnership accounting an asset
- Familiarity with online banking for multi currencies an asset
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Works effectively in a team environment
- Works well under supervision
- Must be detailed, accurate, quick to learn, strong work ethic
- 3 or more years relevant experience
- Working knowledge of internal Controls

Duties and Responsibilities
- To complete and maintain all aspects of accounts payable including analysis, vendor maintenance, reconciliations and follow up with vendors
- To assist with monthly general ledger write up, input and financial statements
- To assist with monthly and annual statistical and analytical reporting
- To assist with preparation of partnership year end
- Actively supports and participates in firm wide initiatives
- Participates in the firm’s Team Development and Performance Management Program
- Promotes the firm’s Quality Control Standards

We are one of the largest independent regional accounting firms operating exclusively in British Columbia. We offer an exceptional work environment that allows our team members to enjoy a balanced lifestyle while providing them with opportunities for professional and personal growth. Our attractive salary and benefit package and flexible summer work schedule will appeal to talented individuals who share our desire to be the best. If you have strong technical and interpersonal skills and desire a challenging position with a progressive accounting firm, please apply.

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary