Accounting Consultant

Consultant job offered at Downtown Montreal

Reference number

2022-0093

Salary

Market + benefits

Details

  • 6 months mandate
  • Consulting services and recommendations for continuous improvement
  • Gap analysis and explanations 
  • Financial statements and analysis
  • Ad hoc projects, file extraction, journal entries...

 

Description

For a large, publicly traded company that is well known in the finance and investment industry, you will work as an Accounting Consultant.  You will report to a friendly, results-oriented manager who advocates autonomy. She motivates her teams and tries to develop an autonomous team. In addition to having beautiful offices, the company offers a great possibility of progression to its employees given the multiple opportunities and internal projects in progress. This is the perfect opportunity for personal and professional advancement for a curious individual who wants to learn and get started in the financial field.

 

 

As an Accounting Consultant, you will prepare, analyze and review financial information for disclosure and monitoring of financial statements of specialized portfolios and/or investment subsidiaries in order to produce management, statutory, regulatory and tax information. In addition, you will be responsible for analyzing complex financial transactions and new financial products and validating the accounting in the investment systems according to their nature and accounting standards in order to ensure the quality of financial information. You will also prepare financial reports, highlights and/or presentations for partners and/or senior management as well as participate in the preparation and validation of financial information for the annual report. Moreover, you will provide accounting consulting services to the various sectors of the company and will be the point of contact with the sectors by coordinating the various works in the specialized portfolios and/or investment subsidiaries under your responsibility. You will also make recommendations for continuous improvement and propose and implement innovative solutions through the optimization of operational and accounting processes. Finally, you will be responsible for participating and contributing to the development of financial management systems and existing tools as well as providing support to your colleagues.

Profile

Bilingual CPA with a minimum of 5 years of experience in financial accounting and excellent knowledge of Excel and the accounting standards NCECF and IFRS. We are looking for someone who can quickly master computer systems. He/she must have a good team spirit, a sense of innovation, a good management of their priorities, and an excellent spirit of analysis and synthesis. The candidate is rigorous, curious and has a good business perspective. Experience in financial services or in the private equity sector is an asset.

About us

CIELO is a recruitment firm specializing in finance, accounting and management in Quebec, Canada and internationally. Our head office is located in downtown Montreal. Only successful candidates will be invited to an interview. We would like to thank all the candidates for showing interest in this position. The masculine form is used to lighten the text.

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