Senior Accountant

GeoScan Subsurface Surveys - Burnaby, BC (30+ days ago)

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We’re looking for someone who has experience with full cycle accounting , wants to be involved in key decisions and enjoys having a 360-degree view of company-wide operations.

What you will be working on

On any given day, you’ll work tracking sales, purchases, income and expenses. You’ll take the initiative to suggest best practices for financial controls, set up and maintain books that will provide the information required for GeoScan to grow.

This role combines four core functions: accounts payable and receivable, payroll and taxes. You will be responsible for the full range of accounting cycle duties and responsibilities, focused on the financial and operational accounting transactions.

Who’s right for the job?

Someone who’s hungry, humble and smart. Someone who has an entrepreneurial mindset and a roll-up-the-sleeves work ethic. You have the desire and ability to understand the bigger picture and objectives, and are not afraid to ask questions when in need of support.

What’s in it for you

Competitive salary
Comprehensive benefits package including dental, optical and medical
Continuous training and wealth of opportunities for career development
Company holidays: we go camping in the summer and skiing in the winter
No bureaucracy. You’ll get to own your work with the support you need

Skills crucial to success in this role

Highly organized and detail oriented
Ability to work independently, prioritize, and manage a high-volume of tasks and deadlines
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
Humble enough to take on any task as we are a small business
Excellent interpersonal skills; personable, enthusiastic and friendly

Must haves

Post-secondary degree/diploma in accounting, finance or business administration
4+ years full cycle accounting experience
Proficiency using QuickBooks Online and QuickBooks Desktop accounting software systems
1+ year experience managing and mentoring Junior Accountants
Self-starter, comfortable implementing change and improving existing system and processes
Proficiency in MS Office, with strong Excel skills

Bonus points for

Accounting designation (CA, CGA, CMA, CPA) in progress or complete
Construction industry experience

About us

GeoScan is the largest and most experienced provider of Ground Penetrating (GPR) services in Western Canada and is rapidly growing company based in the Vancouver/Burnaby area. Our main line of work involves Concrete Scanning, Concrete Core Drilling, Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) Surveys, Utility Locating and Shallow Geophysical Surveys.

Our greatest strength is our people, a team of remarkably talented, vibrant and encouraging individuals. As a growing business, we encourage new ideas and promote career development within the company.

Intrigued? We’d love to hear from you. Please click “Apply” to submit a cover letter and resume.
No recruiters please.

GeoScan Subsurface Surveys is strongly committed to equal opportunities in employment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, family status, national origin, veteran or disability status.