Intermediate Accountant

Coquitlam, BC

Associated Labels and Packaging is a premium label printing and flexible packaging company located in Coquitlam, BC. Since starting in a small label printing plant in Vancouver in 1981, our plant has grown to over 50,000 square feet, with 24 hour-a-day press runs reaching into the millions. We are one of the largest suppliers of labels in Western Canada and the Pacific North West and are looking to grow our team as we continue to expand.

Enjoy these benefits as the Intermediate Accountant:

  • Competitive wage and benefits package
  • Opportunities for growth and career advancement
  • Educational assistance and professional development
  • Medical and dental benefits
  • 24 hour employee gym
  • Fun company-sponsored events like bowling, paint-balling, snowshoeing, food truck lunches
  • Quarterly shiatsu massages at work

Summary: Reporting to Controller, Intermediate Accountant is an integral part of the accounting team. The successful candidate will work closely with the Controller on a daily basis to assist with preparation, review, and analysis of monthly in-house financial statements, compiling and filing of various government remittances, and various reports and tasks to support operations.

Primary Responsibilities of the Intermediate Accountant:

  • Full cycle accounting: preparing monthly financial statements and related working papers, journal entries and reconciliations
  • Daily and monthly bank reconciliations
  • Managing government filings and remittances (GST, PST, Stats Canada)
  • Support with ongoing reporting and compliance requirements
  • Work closely with the operations teams to ensure proper accounting and internal controls are maintained on a company-wide basis
  • Follows all safety and food-safe procedures and complies with company policies
  • Performs other related duties and tasks as assigned

Skills and Qualifications of the Intermediate Accountant:

  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experience in full cycle accounting
  • Post-secondary education in accounting, preferably working towards CPA Designation
  • Advanced Excel skills (e.g. Pivot tables, lookup formulas, sumifs)
  • Working knowledge of Sage 300 would be an asset
  • Excel Power Query/PowerBI would be an asset
  • Knowledge of data visualization best practices would be an asset
  • Self-motivated and driven to push things forward
  • Strong communication skills
  • Team- Player
  • Organized and detail-oriented
  • Able to build and maintain solid relationships with vendors, clients, and co-workers

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