Contract Bookkeeper - we are looking for a skilled and experienced bookkeeper to bring us on as their client.
We are a small Bookkeeping company whose clients range from industries such as Retail, Mining, Franchising and Professional Service Providers. We are in a point of growth where some of our client’s require a higher level of bookkeeping / accounting knowledge. We are looking for a person with their CGA Accreditation or are well on their way to achieving it who can help us give a more intricate level of service to our clients.
The Contract Bookkeeper would be helping us service our clients.
Our mission is to empower businesses who value social, environmental and economical awareness and whose intent is to participate in ethical business practices. We want to help those who care about their impact and are supporting others who value this as well. We understand our roll in changing the way business is done. BMG Balance Management Group is part of the ripple effect and we are very excited about making it bigger.
Our ideal candidate is a fun, dedicated, detail oriented, outside-the-box thinker who shares in these same passions and is looking to work with companies they can make an impact with. They are strong at and confident in multi tasking and handling multiple accounts. Have a knack for seeing the simplicity in bookkeeping and leveraging the KISS philosophy.
Reporting to the Owner, the contractor will become a central member of the team whose focus is divided among various General Bookkeeping functions.
-Preparing Journal Entries
-Maintain Prepaids and other Balance Sheet accounts
-Complete Complex Bank Reconciliations
-Intercompany billing and reconciliations
-Complete various month-end and year-end duties including working paper preparation, and GL accounts analysis
-Full-cycle Accounts Receivable and collections
-Full-cycle Accounts Payable
-Financial Statement preparation for smaller companies
-Statistical and Government Reporting
-Preparing Year-end Financial Statements for our clients
-Back up support of Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable
-HST / GST / PST returns
-Participation in creation of new internal systems and processes
-Offering ongoing feedback of how we can improve from a bookkeeping service standpoint
-Developing a solid understanding of business, accounting, management, and practice development principles
-Ability to solve problems, provide advice on technical matters and participate in meetings with our clients
-Excellent interpersonal skills and experience providing exceptional client service
-Speak and write in fluent English
-Strong attention to detail
-Analytical Problem Solver
-Experience working with Quickbooks and Simply Accounting software
-A CGA designation
-Diploma / Degree in business with a major in accounting. OR an Accounting diploma
-At least four years of post designation Canadian experience in public practice
-At least four years of post designation Canadian experience in full cycle accounting
-Industry background of 3-4 years at least dealing with custom brokerage and Public companies
-Must have 3-4 years Canadian experience filing HST returns and WCB reports
-Must have 3-4 years Canadian experience with payroll
-Have 3-4 years experience of invoice generating
-Have 3-4 years Canadian experience creating Reports and statements
-3-4 years experience corresponding with clients for Q&A.
-Have proper Errors and Omissions insurance
Must be able to provide proof of designations and references upon request.
We regret that we can only respond to candidates chosen for interview and all applicants must be authorized to work in Canada.