Salary Mid-Point: $80,000
Location: Mississauga ON
Job Type: Permanent

Our Westend client is looking for a Senior Accountant to join their Finance team. If you have experience in Property and Casualty insurance, have a CPA (or are late stages PEP), we want to hear from you!

In this role you will be responsible for various duties including, but not limited to:

  • Assist in the preparation of consolidated financial statements 
  • Use your accounting expertise to prepare entries, consolidated entries and reconciliations
  • Conduct the timely closing of financial statements: month, quarter and year end closing
  • Draft MD&A, and commentary
  • Perform financial analysis of results and provide insightful performance reporting
  • Be a key liaison with Claims department and offer support as needed.
  • Prepare monthly performance and reinsurance settlements for reinsurers
  • Deliver year-end reporting responsibilities, including audit function

 

Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate degree in Finance, Accounting or similar field
  • CPA, CA, CMA, CGA (or late stage PEP student) designation is required
  • 3-5 years of progressive accounting experience, including experience in Insurance
  • Excellent communication and confident speaking to senior level managers


Knowledge & Skills:

  • Strong decision-making and problem-solving capabilities
  • Ability to multi-task and work at a high level of accuracy in a fast-paced environment
  • Advanced Excel user (pivot tables, vlookups, complex formulas, etc)
  • Able to work effectively on their own and in a team environment; high EQ
  • Ability to multi-task and work at a high level of accuracy

If you have the necessary qualifications and are interested in this role, please apply in confidence to Jason Bowen, CPA, CMA, MBA ( jasonbowen@ifgpr.com )