Junior Staff Accountant

  • Company:
    Great Connections Employment Services
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    2 months ago
  • Category:
    Accounting / Banking

Job Title :
Junior Staff Accountant
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Job Description
Our client, a leading soft drinks and fruit juices bottler, is looking for a Junior Staff Accountant to join their Accounting department. Reporting to the Accounting Manager, the incumbent will be responsible for accounting and compliance matters primarily for the Canadian business unit. The position involves working closely with various cross functional deparments in accounting, operations, sales, procurement among others.
Temp role: 2 months, start ASAP
Pay rate: $20/hr – $21/hr
Schedule: Monday – Friday, 9:00am – 5:00pm
Location: Mississauga
Job Requirements:
Solid accounting and analytical skills
Proficient in Word and intermediate level Excel with the ability to use V-lookups and pivot tables
Undergraduate degree in Accounting or Finance or related field
Two (2) years relevant work experience
Experience with SAP 6.0 preferred
Job Responsibilities:
Preparation of journal entries and balance sheet reconciliations
Responsible for marketing, sales promotional accruals and accounting
Accounting and compliance of deposits
monthly journal entries associated with reconciliations
Preparation of monthly marketing development funds analysis 
Preparation of audit schedules for annual audit and quarterly reviews
Ensuring month-end accruals of unpaid goods and services
Review monthly broker and royalty cheque requests/backup for payment
Identify and implement business process improvement opportunities
Other duties as per business requirements
Excellen written and oral communication skills
Proven ability to multitask, and work in an organized, detailed manner under time constraints
Adaptable to change and flexible to accommodate month end deadlines
Strong team player who is able to work across multiple functions
Ability to analyze and solve problems, results oriented
Please send your resume to resume@gc-employment.com with subject line ‘Staff Accountant – Mississauga’