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Robert Half Canada

Senior Accountant



Company Information

Founded in 1948, Robert Half International is the world’s first and largest specialized staffing firm with more than 360 locations worldwide. Robert Half’s specialized staffing divisions include:


  • Accountemps, Robert Half Finance & Accounting and Robert Half Management Resources, for temporary, full-time and project professionals, respectively, in the fields of accounting and finance;
  • OfficeTeam, for full-time, temporary, and temporary-to-full-time opportunities for highly skilled temporary administrative support office management and HR personnel;
  • Robert Half Technology, for full-time and project information technology professionals;
  • Robert Half Legal, for temporary, project and full-time staffing of lawyers, law clerks, paralegals and legal support personnel; and,
  • The Creative Group, for advertising, marketing and web design professionals.


We encourage you to work with us to find out why for more than 15 years, Robert Half once again was named first in our industry on Fortune® magazine’s list of “World's Most Admired Companies.” (March 1, 2017)

For more information, visit www.roberthalf.ca or follow us on Twitter @RobertHalf_CAN.

Job Description

Our west end Hi-Tech client is currently looking for a Senior Accountant for a 3-6 month contract opportunity with the possibility of full-time. 


The Senior Accountant will have a strong knowledge of general accounting principles, with responsibilities of:


  • Coordinating all aspects of month end close procedures;

  • Coordinating company's financial processes and analysis to facilitate monthly financial statements in accordance with ASPE requirements;

  • Coordinating and managing all external financial audits, prepare month end reconciliations and internal financial statements;

  • Identifying improvement opportunities to speed up the close process, improve internal controls and simplify intercompany work;

  • Analyzing project accounting, % complete and milestone billings;

  • Supervising a team of 2 employees (AR, AP) including day to day direction and accounting guidance.


About You:


The ideal Senior Accountant candidate will have the following qualifications:


  • A CPA Accounting designation or working towards is preferred with 3-5 years of related experience;

  • Excellent computer skills (Microsoft Office, Microsoft Access/SQL service, strong excel;

  • Exceptional problem solving ability, strong leadership and organizational skills;

  • Strong Superior oral and written communication skills and the ability to liaise with all levels of staff and management


To Apply:


If this profile sounds like you, please send your resume to ottawa@rhmr.com  today!

Contact Information

Robert Half Canada
Posting Date: 23-Aug-2017Accounting and Finance Contract, Full-Time 3.00  Months Open 1Member or Student28-Aug-2017
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