Senior Accountant

    Vancouver, BC, Canada
    • Greater Vancouer
    • Permanent Full Time

    We are seeking an experienced Senior Accountant to oversee general accounting operations by controlling and verifying financial transactions, we work with esteemed clients that offer opportunities for growth, an amazing culture and competitive benefits package. The Senior Accountant will be responsible for heading the accounting department. The successful applicant should have inherent leadership qualities, attention to detail, will combine analytical skills with a thorough knowledge of GAAP.


    • Prepare accurate, timely financial statements in accordance with our established schedule and with input from the rest of the accounting department
    • Conduct monthly and quarterly account reconciliations to ensure accurate reporting and ledger maintenance
    • Analyze financial statements for discrepancies and other issues that should be brought to senior management’s attention
    • Spot errors and suggest ways to improve efficiency and spending
    • Review all inter-company transactions and generate invoices as necessary
    • Reconcile balance sheet accounts
    • Plan, assign and review staff’s work
    • Delegate financial responsibilities to accounting team
    • Coordinate semi-annual audits and assist finance lead with conducting audits
    • Conduct regular ledger maintenance
    • Ensure compliance with GAAP principles



    • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting required (Master’s preferred)
    • 5+ years’ experience in general or tax accounting
    • Hands-on experience with accounting software packages
    • Advanced MS Excel skills including vlookups and pivot tables
    • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
    • Ability to function well in a team-oriented environment


    If you are interested in the Senior Accountant Role, please email your resume to


    Kelly is an award-winning pioneer in recruitment. Since founding the temp industry in 1946, Kelly has grown globally to become a provider of the world’s best workforce solutions through a comprehensive array of outsourcing, consulting and world-class staffing services. 


    Our vision is to provide the world's best workforce solutions. We connect great people with great companies. #WhatsNext

    Category: Accounting

    Reference ID: CA7111MV000004

    Date Posted: 18/03/2020


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