Intermediate Accountant

Fresh City Farms - North York, ON (30+ days ago)

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About Fresh City:
Founded in 2011, Fresh City is a rapidly growing urban farm, a neighborhood retailer and online farmers market. We are strongly committed to sourcing organic, sustainable and organic ingredients. We operate 2 urban farms, 8 retail stores and deliver to thousands of homes across the Toronto area. We operate under the Fresh City, Mabel's Bakery and Healthy Butcher brands. Join us in creating a better life through food.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, detail-oriented person to join our Finance team as an Accountant. This is a full time position which requires day to day Accounting and regular month end functions in a multi company environment.

Responsibilities include

Processes Daily Sales Reports
Processes Customer Billing invoices
Enters Accounts Payable Vendor invoices
Processes Vendor payments
Conducts Banking transactions and bank reconciliations
Conducts Balance Sheet Accounts Reconciliations at month-end
Enters various standard and month-end journal entries
Enters payroll journals for all companies
Performs special projects, as required
Provides internal and external customer service to vendors, customers, peers and co-workers.
Complies with the company’s vision, fundamentals, policies and procedures
Performs other tasks as assigned by the Manager

Education, Skills, and Competencies:
Post-secondary completion (i.e. Three-year Diploma program), and a minimum of two years related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience
Strong knowledge of finance and accounting processes.
Knowledge of MS Office (Word, Advanced Excel) and exposure to Microsoft Dynamics NAV and Quickbooks would be an asset
Good communication skills to deal effectively with peers and co-workers within the company, and customers and suppliers when necessary.
Analytical thinking skills to make simple causal links of issues or situations (i.e. to determine whether or not a journal entry is required)
Strong typing skills to implement data entry
Good organization and time management skills
Strong interpersonal skills, professional manner and ability to work independently or in a team environment

Monday - Friday
9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Compensation & Benefits:
Salary will depend on experience
Employee benefits
Staff discount on food
Fresh City is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We consider all applicants regardless of race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, and Indigenous status. If you require accommodation during the recruitment and selection process, please let us know. We will work with you to provide as seamless a recruitment experience as possible.