General Accountant, Manufacturing

  • Location

    Surrey, British Columbia

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

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Horizon Recruitment Inc. is conducting a search for a General Accountant to join our stable and growing client. We are looking for a highly motivated individual who enjoys working in a fast paced and complex environment. Any experience in distribution and/or manufacturing would be an advantage.


  • Responsible for day to day full cycle accounting including period end closing
  • Responsible for generating accurate, timely and well-supported monthly and yearly financial statements
  • Support Operations with inventory reconciliations
  • Review product standard costs, investigate materials, labour, and overhead variances
  • Record monthly journal entries and provide GL reconciliations
  • Prepare sales remittance tax in multiple tax jurisdictions in US and Canada
  • Ensure the balance sheet is fully supported and record-keeping is maintained in good order
  • Identify, resolve and/or implement changes related to accounting and control issues inherent in business processes
  • Opportunity to work on various projects as they arise


  • An accounting designation is preferred (CPA, CA, CGA, CMA) with 5+ years of experience.
  • Excellent organizational skills with an ability to balance multiple priorities in a growth oriented organization
  • Self starter with ability to learn quickly
  • Leadership abilities and great communication skills
  • Excellent analytical skills and applies a creative approach to problem solving

**Only candidates who are eligible to work in Canada will be considered.** 

Horizon Recruitment Inc. is a specialized recruitment and search firm with two complimentary practice areas: Finance & Supply Chain.