Accountant (Halifax, NS)

Accountant (Halifax, NS)

Halifax

VistaCare Communications is a leading telecommunications solutions provider for a wide range of businesses and organizations. We are currently seeking an experienced and motivated candidate to join our National telecommunication construction operations in a permanent, full-time role as the Accountant for Bedford, NS. The Accountant works closely with the accounting department to achieve daily, monthly and year-end reporting goals.

Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Bank reconciliations daily
  • Cash receipt entry daily
  • Preparation of working papers – monthly
  • Monitor and update Long-term debt, capital lease and vendor take-back loan schedules
  • Monitor and update fixed asset schedules
  • Liaise with CRA to handle requests
  • Prepare HST remittances monthly
  • Daily / Monthly Cash Flow projection
Knowledge and Skills: 
  • Strong organization, problem-solving skills and attention to detail
  • Effective communication with staff and management
  • Excellent time management
  • Knowledge of computer programs and related equipment
  • Strong data entry skills
  • Self-motivated and adaptable
  • Excellent typing skills and ability to perform repetitive tasks
Experience Required: 
  • 3+ years of financial accounting experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field of study and/or equivalent industry experience
  • Preference given to candidates newly certified as a CPA or currently in pursuit of a CPA designation.
Additional Requirements: 
  • Willingness to work overtime as required
  • The successful candidate will be required to pass a criminal record check
Compensation and Benefits: 
  • Competitive compensation based on experience and skill level
  • 50% employer paid comprehensive group benefits (health, dental, vision, insurance)
  • Employee & Family Assistance Program (EFAP)
  • Employer-match RRSP group plan
  • Venngo work perks program