Financial Accountant

Cermaq Canada - Vancouver Island, BC (30+ days ago)

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Located along the beautiful coastal waters of Vancouver Island, Cermaq Canada Ltd. is a salmon farming company focused on operational excellence. With our skilled team, we strive for a high quality product achieved through sustainable aquaculture practices. Our award-winning safety culture and opportunities to develop and grow within the company makes Cermaq a great place to build a career.

Cermaq Canada is seeking to fill a new permanent full-time Financial Accountant to join our finance team at our Campbell River office. If you enjoy detail-oriented work, a fast-paced environment, and accounting processes then we want to hear from you!

Reporting to the Assistant Financial Controller, this position performs accounting duties related to analyzing financial information, reconciling financial transactions, and preparing accurate, timely financial reports and statements while ensuring compliance with Cermaq accounting control procedures.

Application Requirements:

  • Post-secondary education in Accounting or Finance with a minimum of 3 years of financial accounting experience
  • Considerable knowledge of the principles, practices, procedures, and systems applicable to financial administration and accounting operations
  • Proficient analytical skills with an acute attention to detail and ability to work within tight timelines
  • Customer service oriented with excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
  • Strong computer skills with advanced or master level skills using MS Excel

This is a full-time position based out of the Campbell River head office and works Monday to Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm with some flexibility required. Company benefits are available after a 3-month probationary period.

How to Apply:

If your qualifications meet the application requirements and you would like to apply for this opportunity, please forward your resume and cover letter in person, by fax, or by e-mail, stating “Financial Accountant” in the subject line before Thursday, February 6, 2019.

Cermaq Canada is an equal opportunities employer who provides a workplace that is free of discrimination

Cermaq Canada has a progressive view of reconciliation with Indigenous peoples. Although wholly committed to hire the best candidate available, we strongly encourage applications from Indigenous peoples for this role.

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent