Accounting & Finance
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Posted on March 16, 2023

A reputable, public, biotechnology company is seeking an Accountant to join their established team. This is a dynamic role that will provide great stability and a positive work culture.

Who- the company:
Our client is a public biotechnology company focused on developing novel and proprietary therapies for the treatment of prostate cancer. Their head office is in Vancouver, B.C. and they have a subsidiary office in the US as well.

What- the role:
Our client is looking for a full-time, permanent Accountant to join their amazing team. This role will report directly to the CFO and work closely with an external accounting firm. See responsibilities below:

  • Handling all accounts payable and payment systems.

  • Managing approval of invoices and payments.

  • Reconciliation of accounts at period end for the purposes of internal and external reporting.

  • GST filings and other statutory filings as required.

  • Expense reconciliations and support for expense reporting.

  • Assisting with quarterly financial reporting preparation.

  • Preparation of budgeting and working capital workbooks.

Who- the candidate:
We are looking for a reliable, detail-oriented, and hardworking accounting professional. Requirements listed below:

  • 4+ years of bookkeeping, AP, AR, and full cycle accounting experience.

  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite and QuickBooks online.

  • Demonstrated bookkeeping experience.

  • Ability to work in a team environment and independently.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Reliable, professional, and trustworthy.

Where- the location:  
Our client is located in Vancouver, easily accessible by transit. This is a full-time, in office role. 

How much- the pay:
Commensurate with experience, please discuss further with SWIM.

When & how to apply:
This search is moving very quickly! There will be one interview for the role and it will be scheduled right away. If you already have a Recruiter at Swim, please reach out very soon. If you do not yet have a contact at Swim Recruiting, please hit ‘APPLY NOW’ and send us your resume in Word format.