Accountant

Industry
Accounting & Finance
Location
Nova Scotia
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Accountant
Halifax, NS
Reference HL-16094


We are partnering with our client, a lodging and real estate company, in search of an Accountant to join their team in Halifax. This company operates and provides management services to 19 hotels under internationally recognized brands in addition to real estate development.


Reporting to the Accounting Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for all accounting functions for a portfolio of hotel properties, as well as general ad hoc analysis for hotel and other real estate projects.

 

Responsibilities will include:

 

  • Preparation of monthly financial results including journal entries and account reconciliations for a portfolio of properties
  • Reviewing accounts payable and expense reports
  • Monthly review of property results with managers and day to day consultation with managers and accounting administrators
  • Daily bank reconciliations to support weekly cash flow forecasting
  • Preparing working paper files for audit support
  • Maintaining fixed asset schedules
  • Preparation of statutory filings
  • Assist the team if needed (i.e. vacation coverage)
  • Other duties as assigned by the Accounting Manager


The ideal candidate will possess:

 

  • 3+ years of related accounting experience
  • Strong knowledge of accounts payable
  • Thorough knowledge of general accounting procedures
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively and work well in a team environment
  • Proven ability to take ownership and produce high quality results
  • The ability to work independently and meet deadlines
  • Experience with Sage 300 will be considered an asset
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel
  • CPA designation will be considered an asset


If you are an accounting professional who thrives in an evolving work environment, we want to hear from you! Connect with us for more information or apply now.


To express interest in this opportunity please apply online by clicking “Apply Now” below.
For more information about this exciting opportunity please contact Heather Labucki, Partner, or Sara Morey, Consultant, at smorey@kbrs.ca. If you require accommodation to participate in the recruitment process, please let Sara Morey know.


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