Our client, a well-established, international company in North York, Ontario, are currently looking for a Retail Accountant to join their team.
The Retail Accountant will be responsible for supporting the company’s corporate owned retail operations. Primary responsibilities will be implementing a control framework for financial reporting, ensuring that financial results, projections and outlooks are accurately reported and analyzed. Other responsibilities will include working with external bookkeepers and to centralize the retail accounting function in Toronto, analyzing and providing insights into financial results in relation to budget and prior year for revenue and operating expenses across various entities, preparing month end balance sheet reconciliations for multiple trial balances, and managing month end and year-end close cycles for all retail locations.
The Retail Accountant will have 2+ years’ experience in a similar role and ideally pursuing a professional accounting designation (CA, CGA, CMA, CPA). Previous experience using an ERP system will be considered an asset. They will be a team player, have extremely strong communication skills, and be able to interact with all levels of the business.
The Search Committee will begin considering potential candidates immediately and will continue until the role is successfully filled. Applications, including resume in word format along with a cover letter outlining reasons for interest in the position and compensation requirements should be submitted electronically to Chris Moubert at email@example.com and if role is not an exact fit, please note that other roles are available in this vertical so don’t hesitate to submit a resume for consideration.