Accounting technician

LOCATION: Westmount, Montreal
SCHEDULE: Full time
TYPE OF EMPLOYMENT: Permanent

The Walter Group is a family-backed investment firm whose team members share the interest and values of the Somers Family. Comprised of talented teams of seasoned financial experts, the group internally manages a sizeable portfolio of assets and in the hospitality business. Guided by a strong entrepreneurial spirit spanning multiple generations, the group embraces an active and long-term approach to investing. Our teams bring passion to everything they do, and foster relationships based on trust, integrity, respect, and fairness.

POSITION SUMMARY

Are you looking to join a dynamic team in a rapidly growing company? We offer a very professional and fulfilling working environment where people take pleasure in all they do. At the Walter Group, you will have the opportunity to discover the investment, food and real estate sector and collaborate with passionate and highly skilled professionals, where your skills can be demonstrated and shine. We are looking for an accounting technician who is detail-oriented, a team player and for which quality of support provided to others is key. If you are motivated by being part of the success of an evolving company, you may be the one we are looking for.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Responsible of monthly bank reconciliations for various legal entities
  • Periodic GST/PST filings for various legal entities
  • Preparation and coordination of all government and regulatory filings
  • Cheque, bank wires and payments preparation (AP cycle)
  • Responsible for monthly accruals & journal entries for closing of G/L and books
  • Assist with monthly and annual financial statements
  • Maintaining a systematic and organized filing system for the documents and files of all legal entities
  • Coordinate and conduct analysis for various projects and requests: banking services, rent, insurances, subvention program, etc.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s Degree in accounting
  • Minimum 3 years of relevant accounting experience
  • Bilingual (French and English)
  • Ability to work under a multi-company structure
  • Capacity to produce under short deadline
  • Team and service-oriented
  • Organized and attentive to details
  • Relevant experience with accounting systems
  • In-depth knowledge of MS Office, specifically Excel

TO APPLY

Submit your application (cover letter and resumé) to resume@waltergroup.ca as soon as possible.

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We thank all candidates for their interest in the Walter Group. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.