Accounting Administrator

Biobest NA
Published
July 15, 2021
Location
2020 Fox Run Road, Leamington, Canada
Job Type

Description

For more than 30 years Biobest has been an industry innovator in pollination, biological controls and high-tech IPM.  We are evolving in a fast-paced and changing environment with our clients by continuously offering new sustainable products and growing strategies.  We strive to deliver the highest quality products and services to support our clients in the most-eco-conscious way.

We are seeking top talent to join our team of passionate experts to contribute to our unique company culture based on collaboration and teamwork.  Biobest believes in a positive work environment where we support each other, and are continuously striving to improve ourselves and our business.  We recognize that investing in our teams’ development is the key to our success.

If you are a team player with strong work ethic, a self-starter with resilience, and passionate about making a difference in sustainable agriculture, then you are exactly what we are looking for.

Reports to: Controller

Duties, Responsibilities and Guidelines:

  • Reconciliation of G/L accounts
  • Produce month end reports
  • Assist with monthly consolidation package
  • Reconciliation of bank accounts and credit cards
  • Approval payments (cheques, EFT, etc)
  • Filing and remittances of various taxes (GST/HST, PST, payroll, WSIB, EHT)
  • Prepare documents, data and working papers for annual audit
  • Assist in annual budget preparation
  • Work with management in understanding and analyzing financial data with the goal to improve and drive business
  • Coordinate and submit timely and accurate inventory control data and analysis for Monthly/Annual Materials Management
  • Investigate physical inventory count discrepancies
  • Conduct periodic spot checks of warehouse excess and conduct a formal inventory at least once annually
  • Create and maintain Fixed Asset Description Catalog and Location Log
  • Perform other duties as required. The position will evolve over time as the situation changes with respect to products and services offered by Biobest

Education, experience and skills:

  • Post-secondary education in accounting or business
  • 3 years in accounting or finance related role
  • Experience with ERPs and accounting software
  • Excellent English; additional languages would be an asset
  • Proficient in MS Excel, Word and Outlook
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Collaborative and consensual approach; team approach is a must
  • Inquisitive mind, drive to challenge status quo and to improve systems

 Languages: English.

 Location:  Leamington, ON (Canada). The position may require occasional travel.

Status: Salaried

Hours:  Office hours, with flexibility to work with team members in different time zones

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Health Care Benefits
  • RRSP Match
  • Yearly Bonus

 Please forward resumes to allison.abbott@biobestgroup.com

 

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