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Lead Senior Analyst Shared Services

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Job Description

The Accounting and Control Analyst is responsible for supporting the accounting function through preparation of accurate and timely monthly Financial Statements and supporting schedules for satellite systems - Montreal, per corporate reporting requirements.

  • Supports the Manager, Accounting & Control in ensuring Financial Statements and Corporate reporting packages (FRs, MRs, etc) are prepared accurately and on a timely basis.
  • Performs analysis of Financial Statements, of program revenues, expenses and overhead expenses.
  • Ensures adherence to Accounting Policies and Procedures and to any revisions.
  • Maintains and controls general ledger system - WIP, AR, AP, Cash, etc, through related account analysis and reconciliations.
  • Analyses and reviews foreign taxes/sale taxes self-assessment.
  • Assesses general accounting operations, offering recommendations for improvements to Manager, Accounting & Control.
  • Leads automation of accounting systems and reports.
  • Acts as liaison for system implementation between Finance and IT.
  • Conducts CSOX quarterly audits and manages internal financial audits, by maintaining processes and preparing supporting documentation
  • Assists and mentors the General Accounting team.
  • Plans the implementation and testing of special projects to ensure accuracy of financial information.
  • Acts as Manager, Accounting & Control&rsquo s delegate in her absence.

  • Minimum 5-7 years of experience in general accounting
  • Must be familiar with full accounting cycle (A/R, A/P, Fixed Assets, General accounting)
  • Must possess strong accounting knowledge, analysis expertise and good leadership qualities.
  • Must be able to work well under pressure to achieve short deadlines, to function well independently with minimum supervision.
  • Must possess initiative and effective problem-solving capabilities as well as good potential for development.
  • CPA designation

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Posted: March 15, 2019
Closes: May 14, 2019