General Accountant

General Accountant

Job ID: 79934
Windsor, ON
  • Direct Hire
  • Posted 1 week ago
  • Wage: $60,000 - $65,000
  • Position specifics: Full-time, direct hire position. Stable and long standing company Reporting to the Finance/Office Manager with dotted line to Senior Corporate Controller Comprehensive package Full details to be provided during the interview process.

Job Description

The General Accountant is responsible for assisting with the overall financial operations including creating and posting journal entries, reconciliations, analysis, budgeting, forecasting and reporting. Working closely with the Corporate Controller they will help to establish accounting principles, practices and procedures as well as the preparation of financial reports for senior management and any external agencies as required.

Responsibilities to include the following, but not limited to:

  • General full-cycle accounting duties through month-end, year-end and financial audits
  • Keeping accurate records of financial transactions
  • Reconciling and balancing accounts
  • Entering orders and posting journal entries
  • Maintaining general ledgers
  • Examining and analyzing inventories, expenditures, tax returns and other accounting and financial records, documents and systems to ensure financial recording accuracy and compliance with established accounting standards, procedures and internal controls
  • Generating financial reports for Corporate Controller and Senior management as required
  • Supports account payable and receivable functions
  • General duties as required


  • Degree/diploma in Accounting
  • Minimum 8 years of experience in an accounting position
  • Must have working knowledge of Microsoft NAV
  • Proficient with Excel
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Experience in a petroleum related industry would be an asset
  • Experience in commodity tax issues and fuel products a definite asset
  • Good GL, bank recs, and balance sheet experience absolute must
  • Strong Analytical skills
  • Problem Solver
  • High Level of accuracy and efficiency


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