Senior Accountant

Accounting & Finance
Nova Scotia
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Senior Accountant
Dartmouth, NS
Reference #HL-17235

Our client, the Head Office for Charm Diamond Centres (CJ Limited), is looking for a Senior Accountant to join their team in Dartmouth. CJ Limited is the largest independently owned Canadian Jewellery Company and is a Platinum Member of Canada’s Best Managed Companies. If you are looking to make a difference and up for a challenge this could be the right opportunity for you!

Reporting to the Controller, responsibilities will include:


  • Creation and preparation of monthly and annual financial reporting
  • Manage a team of 3 accountants
  • Analysis and continuous improvement of reporting to stakeholders
  • Identifying gaps in reporting and suggest and implement improvements
  • Calculate variances from the budget and prior year and report significant issues to management
  • Internal controls analysis and recommendations
  • Maintaining the general ledger and chart of accounts
  • Assistance with documenting accounting policies and procedures
  • Identifying gaps in dashboard reporting and suggest and implement improvements
  • Assistance with budgeting and cash flow management
  • Assistance with year-end review and month end processes
  • Improving the accounting process and enhancing the use of the accounting software
  • Designing and implementing new systems and process enhancements
  • Promoting a culture of continuous improvement and a commitment to quality
  • Providing backup for other functions in the department as needed
  • Other duties and assistance with special projects as assigned

The ideal candidate will possess:


  • 3+ years experience in accounting or financial reporting with a combination of education and experience
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel
  • A strong team player with a high level of attention to detail

This is a great opportunity for an accounting professional looking to further develop their leadership skills with a talented and dynamic team. A friendly, energetic individual with a positive attitude will excel in the role. If this sounds like you, we want to hear from you! Connect with us to learn more 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 If you require accommodation to participate in the recruitment process, please let Sara Morey know.

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