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canada Intermediate Accountant

  • Location
    (CANADA) and Toronto
  • Job Reference
    16078
  • Functional Area/Experience
    Business, Accounting & Finance / 2 Years

Job Description & Qualifications

CI Global Asset Management is one of the country’s largest investment fund companies. CI is known for its innovation and ability to adapt quickly to the changing needs of Canadian investors. It provides employees with a fast-paced and challenging work environment with opportunities for advancement. CI is part of CI Financial, a diverse group of financial services firms.

We are currently seeking an Intermediate Accountant to support the preparation of financial statements, regulatory reports and other financial reports, maintain accurate and timely accounting records, and prepare reconciliations and analysis of financial accounts.

What you will do

  • Preparation of daily/monthly bank reconciliations
  • Preparation and validation of journal entries and transactions for day-to-day finance activities 
  • Prepare working papers to support monthly financial statements, including month-end accruals
  • Reconcile and analyze accounts to identify drivers of financial results
  • Compile the supporting schedules for sales tax returns
  • Assistance with monthly/quarterly/annual reporting packages and reconciliations
  • Assistance in the preparation of working papers for internal, external and regulatory audits
  • Work with senior members to implement process improvements as identified
  • Perform other related financial analysis duties as required

Experience

  • Minimum two years of financial reporting experience required 
  • Investment industry experience is an asset
  • Experience in coordinating external/regulatory audits is an asset

Education

  • Post-secondary education in Accounting or Finance
  • Active enrolment in CPA program is an asset

What you can expect from us

Our dedication to the Employee Experience at CI is aimed at supporting, empowering and inspiring our talented team through:

  • Recognition & Compensation
  • Training & Development
  • Health & Well-being
  • Communication & Feedback  

Working conditions

  • Normal office environment
  • Overtime required during specific times of the month 

If you are a passionate, committed and dynamic individual, please submit your resume in confidence.

Only qualified candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

CI Financial Corp. and all of our affiliates (“CI”) are committed to fair and accessible employment practices and we are committed to providing accommodations for persons with disabilities. If you require accommodations in order to apply for any job opportunities, or require this posting in an additional format, please contact us at accessible.recruitment@ci.com, or call 416-364-1145 ext. 4747.



Job Skills/Competencies Required

  • Strong understanding of accounting concepts and practices
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment to meet strict deadlines
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision/direction
  • Detailed-oriented, self-motivated and a good team player
  • Strong analytical, organizational, planning and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and prioritize tasks effectively to meet deadlines
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to interact effectively with management, other employees and third parties
  • Experience with accounting and reporting software