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.

Responsibilities
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

Requirements:
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
BS degree in Finance, Accounting or Business Administration
Experience within the construction industry would be considered an asset

To apply please contact Rebecca Longphee at:

r.longphee@maxsys.ca

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 January 5, 2018
Experience Required 4 years
Job Duration Permanent
Education Required Bachelors