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Interested in becoming a Waterplayer?

We’re passionate about play. We believe that bringing play to communities makes the planet more livable and socially just. With thousands of installations across the world, we’re excited to be a part of the movement toward a healthier, happier, global community by offering innovative aquatic play solutions designed for developing minds, thrill seekers, budding explorers, and the young at heart.

Our work culture is important to us and we believe that with a team of people who CARE we can achieve amazing things. From tacking a weld to putting the final touches on a piece of ad copy, we believe that every task we undertake is important and deserves our utmost COMMITMENT, an ATTITUDE that anything is possible, mutual RESPECT, and a level of EQUALITY that invites collaboration.


  

Current Opportunities:

ACCOUNTANT

Position Overview:

The primary responsibilities of the Accountant include supporting and managing the accounting processes for multiple entities, including managing cash, receivables, payables, general ledgers, consolidations and financial reporting requirements.     

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist with full cycle accounting and month end processes for multiple corporate entities to ensure timeliness, accuracy and completeness
  • Process sales orders and correspond with customers on outstanding accounts
  • Verification, coding and entering of vendor purchase orders
  • Correspond with vendors to resolve invoicing or account discrepancies
  • Process cheque runs, electronic funds and wire transfers
  • Process payroll and manage employee benefits across multiple entities
  • Process government filings and remittances
  • Prepare bank adjusting entries and prepare bank reconciliations
  • Assist with general ledger account reconciliations, perform account analysis
  • Assist with intercompany account reconciliations
  • Assist in preparation and analysis of departmental reports
  • Review and maintain internal control policies to ensure prevention of errors and discrepancies, as well as adherence to GAAP and the accounting policies of each entity
  • Review inventory valuations and reconcile discrepancies for all inventories, including WIP, Finished Goods, and Raw Materials
  • Review job costing and provide margin analysis supporting the gross profit results by entity, project and product line
  • Assist in developing, implementing and measuring cost reduction initiatives
  • Ensure accurate and timely reporting to meet regulatory body reporting and remittance requirements
  • Assist with preparation of year-end working papers

Technical Skill Requirement:

Education:

  • Accounting degree or diploma required
  • Enrollment in a recognized Accounting designation preferred

Experience:

  • 3-5 years in a full cycle accounting role
  • Solid knowledge of GAAP
  • Established and proven knowledge of accounting and financial processes
  • Solid grasp for understanding data analysis and the ability to interpret and communicate results
  • Experience with foreign currencies, intercompany transactions, and consolidations required
  • Experience within a manufacturing environment preferred
  • Previous experience providing accounting services from a centralized head office environment an asset

Skills:

  • High degree of accuracy with strong attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and in team environments
  • Ability to set priorities in a multi-task environment 

Software:

  • Strong MS Office skills (e.g. Excel, Word, Outlook, and CRM)
  • Proficient in accounting software (ex. Sage 50, Quickbooks, Simply)
  • ERP experience preferred


If you are interested in this position, please send your resume with cover letter, along with an indication of the salary expectations, to careers@waterplay.com with "Accountant" in the subject line or via mail:


Attention: Careers
Waterplay Solutions Corp.
1451B Ellis Street 
Kelowna, BC Canada  V1Y 2A3