Accounting & Finance - Halifax

We are currently looking for a skilled Bookkeeper to maintain financial records, including purchases, sales, receipts and payments. This is a full time, permanent position stating immediately.

Bookkeeper job duties include working closely with the accounting team to create and analyze financial reports and ensure legal requirements compliance, process accounts payable and receivable and manage invoices and tax payments.

Ultimately, the Bookkeeper’s responsibilities are to accurately record all day-to-day financial transactions of the company.
• Record day to day financial transactions and complete the posting process
• Verify that transactions are recorded in the correct day book, suppliers ledger, customer ledger and general ledger
• Bring the books to the trial balance stage
• Perform partial checks of the posting process
• Complete tax forms
• Enter data, maintain records and lunch reports and financial statements
• Process accounts receivable/payable and handle payroll in a timely manner

• Proven bookkeeping experience
• SAGE 50 and QuickBooks experience 
• Solid understanding of basic bookkeeping and accounting payable/receivable principles
• Proven ability to calculate, post and manage accounting figures and financial records
• Data entry skills
• Hands-on experience with spreadsheets and proprietary software
• Proficiency MS Office
• High degree of accuracy and attention to detail
• BA degree in Finance, Accounting or Business Administration
• Experience within the construction industry would be considered an asset

To apply please contact Rebecca Longphee at:

Phone: 902.444.3305 or fax resume to 902.444.3306 or respond to this ad with resume attached to apply. Please note: While we thank all those that apply, only qualified applicants will be selected for an interview.

Position Type Full Time
Application Deadline February 14, 2018
Experience Required 3 years
Job Duration Permanent
Education Required Bachelors