At Arterra Wines Canada, we love
inspiring the big and small moments that happen when our products are shared
and enjoyed. For us it’s not just about what’s in and on the bottle, it’s
what happens in people’s lives when we’re a part of them that keeps us thirsting
for more and not resting on our laurels as Canada’s largest and most enjoyed
wine company. We put the consumer at the center of everything we do and
we’re looking for people who do the same.
A key member of the Corporate
Accounting team, the Corporate Accountant is responsible for supporting the
month end close, quarter end close and annual audit process, ensuring key
financial processes and controls are established and maintained. This
position provides the opportunity to gain broad experience in accounting
operations, financial reporting and corporate accounting and is responsible for
the preparation of financial statements in accordance with US GAAP.
What you will be doing:
Preparation of monthly
journal entries for complex areas of the business to support the month end
close process ensuring accounting results are accurate and properly
supported. Monitor deadlines and milestones following up with
relevant owners and escalating issues as needed. Ensure financial results
are accurate and properly supported through regular meetings,
communication and training with internal business partners and finance
Prepare complex account
reconciliations as part of the Company’s month end financial close process
ensuring deadlines are met and issues are raised proactively along with
recommendations for resolution. Work with significant attention to detail
ensuring documentation is clear and concise.
Analyze financial data and
communicate findings to business partners and manager, identifying significant
and unusual variances.
- Assist in financial
statements preparation for reporting (including notes to financial
Support and participate in
the Company’s external financial statement audits by maintaining
documentation, fulfilling auditor requests for information and walking
auditors through accounting processes. Assist in the maintenance of
internal controls as defined by the Company’s internal control program.
Assist and support with
special projects and continuous improvement initiatives including
identification of accounting transactions or processes that can be
streamlined, modified or automated. Provide input to support process
design changes. Responsible for updating internal documentation.
What you bring (minimum required):
- University Degree
- 3-5 years’ experience in
General Accounting with a preference for experience at tier one Consumer
Packaged Goods company or Big4 accounting company
- Experience with US GAAP or
- Experience with
- Experience leading internal
- CPA, CA
We are committed to
establishing a qualified workforce that reflects the diverse population it
serves and we encourage applications from all qualified individuals. We are
also committed to preventing and removing barriers to employment for people
with disabilities, and we invite you to inform us should you have any
accessibility or accommodation needs.