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  • Job reference: RMS0180928

Financial Accountant

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: Calgary, Alberta
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 11/06/2017
  • Duration: 1 year contract
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The Role:
Primary Responsibilities:

* Perform asset retirement obligation account reconciliations and analyses; and update/create financial reports or models for management.
* Prepare journal entries related to asset retirement obligations, fixed assets and corporate accounts.
* Identify opportunities for process and internal control improvements and lead or assist with implementation.
* Assist in the processing of balance sheets, income statements and other financial statements according to legal and company accounting and financial guidelines.
* Prepare monthly/ quarterly reports as needed.
* Assist lead accountants in the preparation of monthly/quarterly/yearly closings.
* Maintain accounting controls by following policies and procedures.
* Assist with other accounting projects.
* Assist with preparation and coordination of external audit process.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
* Bachelor's Degree in Finance or Accounting
* Canadian accounting designation (CGA, CMA, CA, CPA)

* Minimum 5 years of relevant experience; Big 4 public accounting experience preferred
* Good understanding of accounting and financial reporting principles, controls and practices
* Good understanding of accounting for asset retirement obligations

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

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