entry level accounting analyst (8 month contract), Toronto

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toronto, ontario
finance and accounting
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randstad canada
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Are you a recent grad looking for a contract position where you can jump in headfirst and get your hands dirty?

We're looking for an eager and highly motivated Accounting Analyst to join our client's team! You'll be responsible for reconciling and analyzing general ledger accounts and preparing and approving journal entries. You'll be able to build your accounting knowledge and skills while assisting the team to ensure the integrity of the company’s financial records.

What you'll be doing:

• Reconcile general ledger accounts to minimize the risk of undetected errors and potential losses
• Assist with the annual external audit
• Review and approve sales incentive rebates to customers
• Approve and prepare journal entries, ensuring timely, accurate and efficient recording
• Perform cash forecasting, investment planning, treasury functions and liaise with bank in order to prepare reports for submission

What We're Looking For:

• Post-Secondary education in Accounting
• Pursuing a CPA designation is considered an asset
• Less than 12 months of related work experience (co-op/internship/volunteer)
• Strong computer and technical skills with a focus on Microsoft Excel - VlookUps and Pivot Tables
• Good analytical skills to review and interpret financial information
• Excellent project and process management skills to assist in Accounting projects and follow well-established processes
• Ability to manage multiple tasks and meet monthly, quarterly, and annual deadlines

Randstad finance & accounting is unique among recruitment firms. We say that with confidence born of success and a steadfast, non-negotiable value proposition from which all our decisions are made. Everything we do is a result of our expertise, entrepreneurial spirit and commitment to recruitment excellence.

When you think of finance and accounting jobs, you probably think of banks, accounting firms, and financial institutions that handle, exchange or manage money.

Though these institutions are the largest employers in the financial sector, there are opportunities to be found in insurance, government and other businesses. Most companies have a financial component that requires in-house financial expertise.

Apply to denver.dsilva@randstad.ca!!




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