Sr. Accountant

Are you willing to relocate north of Edmonton to become part of a large, reputable and stable Canadian organization? Are you a motivated accounting professional looking to become part of a company that offers excellent career growth and progression in roles located across Alberta and B.C.? Robert Half is currently assisting our client in adding a Senior Accountant to their finance team. Reporting into the Accounting Supervisor, the Senior Accountant will be responsible for financial statement preparation, account analysis and reconciliations, cash flow analysis, budgets and forecasting, and internal control maintenance. This position comes with a strong compensation and benefits package, including long-term opportunities with the organization.


Your responsibilities in this role include:

- Complete monthly accounting close procedures and deliverables that includes journal entries, reconciliations, and reports

- Adherence to continuously improve the accounting and reporting process

- Assist in budgeting and forecasting, and financial analysis



The ideal candidate for the position of Senior Accountant will have:

- Knowledge of full-cycle accounting and financial statement preparation

- Budget forecasting experience

- Comprehensive knowledge of month end closings

- Excellent oral and written communications skills

- Demonstrated ability in strong analytical, quantitative and social skills

- 3+ years of overall general accounting experience, preferably in an operational capacity

- Self-starter, ability to identify issues and resolve problems

- Excellent attention to detail

- CPA credentials are preferred