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Become part of the fast-growing, dynamic Guavus team

Senior Accountant

Montreal, Canada

Guavus is looking for an experienced Sr. Accountant who meets the following profile:

  • Self-structured, self-organized and ability to run and manage projects.
  • Highly dynamic worker comfortable is fast pace working environment.
  • Good communication skills and people skills for all interactions internal and external.
  • Looking for a strong worker able to autonomously operate and own his/her projects and team-based projects.
  • Being part of a dynamic but small team, both “senior type work” and “leg work” are expected in the position.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead multiple aspects of the financial statements such as monthly close items, consolidations, accruals, reconciliations, and overall preparation of financial statements and other month-end activities.
  • Manage corporate credit programs and expenses.
  • Assist AP by contacting vendors, printing checks, creating bank payment wires.
  • Multiple jurisdiction tax related elements.
  • Maintenance of the accounting system Net Suite and becoming the super user.
  • Partake in the design, implementation and maintenance of internal processes and controls.
  • Support the financial audits (in multiple jurisdictions) and other audits.
  • Assist in month end reporting in reporting system (SAP) to the head office.
  • Weekly payroll reconciliation and journal entries inter-company.
  • Bonus and other monthly payroll related accruals.
  • Liaising with HR to insure prompt payroll related payments.
  • Liaise with the head office for corporate insurance.
  • Special ad hoc requests by head office.

Skills Required:

  • University degree in accounting or relevant experience in accounting;
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in accounting
  • Accounting designation required, or in process of obtaining
  • Experience/knowledge of US GAAP or IFRS is an advantage
  • Advanced Excel experience
  • Bilingual