Excellent opportunity for a well-rounded accountant with 3 to 7 years of relevant work experience. We are looking for people who learn quickly and who are detail-oriented, accurate, and professional. Post-secondary education related to accounting is required, CPA designation or active pursuit of CPA is highly preferred. Excellent communication skills and a positive attitude are both must-haves. Great corporate culture. Lots of remote work flexibility, company is based in downtown Vancouver. Competitive total compensation package.
Who- the Company:
Our client is a well-established and reputable Canadian organization. In addition to their business achievements, the organization is values-based and promotes a corporate culture where employees are collaborative and are encouraged to give back to the communities they live and work in. This private company is frequently recognized on various high-profile business lists.
What- the Role:
Swim Recruiting is seeking a new Accountant for this great organization. The new Accountant will report into the Corporate Controller who in turn reports directly to the top finance leader of the organization. The Accountant will have a variety of responsibilities including supporting preparation of general ledger reconciliation, bank reconciliations, financial statements, journal entries, variance analysis, supporting year-end audit, participating in ad hoc accounting projects and process improvements, contributing to financial system optimization, etc. This is a great role for an Accountant who is looking for a well-rounded and diverse role working with a great team. Using Excel, Power BI, and other tools, and the company’s ERP. Working on an accounting & finance team of 20+ people.
Who- the Candidate:
We are seeking individuals with 3 to 7 years’ relevant full-cycle accounting work experience. This position is well-suited to someone who is CPA designated or more than half-way through the CPA program. Excellent communication skills- verbal and written- are required. Solid intermediate level skills in Excel are required. Successful candidates will align well with the organization’s corporate values and culture- SWIM can provide more insight.
HYBRID. The Accountant can work from home the majority of the time, but must be able to get to the office 3 to 5 days a month for “Team Days”. The company is headquartered in Downtown Vancouver in a beautiful corporate office, very close to a SkyTrain station.
Base salary commensurate with experience- please discuss with SWIM. The new employee will be eligible for excellent health and dental benefits, CPA support, an employer-paid RRSP contribution (no employee match required), a solid paid-time-off program, a health & wellness, allowance and other great perks! Please discuss further with SWIM.
When & How to Apply:
This search is moving very quickly. SWIM is presenting short-listed candidates directly to the hiring team for review. If you are interested and would like to hear more about this opportunity, please reach out to your contact at Swim Recruiting. If you do not yet have a Recruiter at SWIM, please hit “Apply Now” to send us your resume (ideally in Word format as it works best with our internal systems). Thank you!