On behalf of our client, Lifetouch Canada, we are currently recruiting an Accountant to join their team in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Lifetouch Canada has been capturing the spirit of today and preserving memories for tomorrow with quality student photographs for over 80 years. Their commitment to implementing new technologies helps Lifetouch maintain the highest standards of excellence and efficiency, and has been instrumental in making them a leader in photography, printing, manufacturing and processing.
Reporting to the Accounting Manager of Canada, the Accountant will be responsible for providing detailed transactional accounting support for all receipts and disbursements of the business and financial analysis as required. We are seeking a driven accounting professional who has strengths in attention to detail, organization, multitasking, and working with financial information to ensure successful company performance. This financial role will appeal to an individual with strong business acumen, excellent communication skills, and thrives in a fast-paced environment.
Support production and home office accounting units and provide ad-hoc reporting and analysis
Coordinate journal entries, recurring journals, and uploaded journals
Prepare monthly accrual and recurring entries
Preparation, analysis and distribution of daily and weekly performance reports
Perform monthly reconciliation of balance sheet accounts
Prepare remittance of monthly GST/HST and PST files
Prepare annual tax schedules for IRS, Revenue Canada and various provincial returns
Prepare, analyze and distribute monthly department statements and budgets
Support the Accounting Manager with financial analysis projects using all available data query tools as required
Maintain documentation on key processes in coordination with ICR business partners
SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS:
Bachelor's Degree in business, accounting or related
Professional accounting designation preferred or minimum 2nd level in CMA, CA, CGA or CPA
3 - 5 years accounting experience
Detail oriented with excellent analytical, technical, and research skills
Proficient with Microsoft Excel
Working knowledge of Lawson Enterprise Financial System would be considered an asset
If you have strong organizational and interpersonal skills as a team player and are interested in learning more about this exciting opportunity, please forward your resume to Kamalita.Ketler@mnp.ca or call 204.336.6107.