Location: Vancouver, BC
Angiotech Pharmaceuticals is seeking an Intermediate Accountant, who will be primarily responsible for assisting in preparation of month end and quarter end close. Candidate should be able to work independently, have a strong willingness to learn, and is adaptable to a complex and changing environment.
While working closely with other members of our Finance and Accounting team, this role will be responsible for:
Preparation of month end journal entries, intercompany transactions
Provide audit support and the preparation of audit working papers
Reconciliation of subledger to g/l and intercompany items etc.
Communicating with various locations for accounting information
Daily cash flow monitoring
Provide ad hoc reporting and analysis for management as required
Some accounting administrative duties (AR, AP functions) may be required
Other reporting and reconciliation as required
Successful candidates must have:
University degree in a related discipline (Finance, Accounting, Business Admin)
Currently enrolled in the CMA or CGA program
Intermediate Excel skills an asset (Pivot tables, V-LOOKUPs etc)
A minimum of 1-2 years of related accounting experience
Experience with full cycle accounting and month end reporting an asset
Experience with Oracle and/or Dynamics AX an asset
Experience in multi-currency and multi-location environment an asset.