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Financial Accountant & Analyst

Broadway Tech Centre, 500-2955 Virtual Way, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Req #63
January 13, 2023

Are you looking for an opportunity to…

  • Work in a close-knit group of motivated professionals?
  • Focus on continued growth and development?
  • Develop your critical thinking skills?
  • Develop a career that provides a mix of local and global projects?

What makes us stand out?

Our tag line “Down to Earth / Up to the Challenge” says a lot about who we are. In broad terms, we think KCB’s primary differentiators are:

  • our global reputation for technical excellence
  • our appetite to tackle problems with unique complexities
  • our creative perspectives that come through diverse and inclusive teams
  • our size, large enough to win intriguing projects, small enough to know you by name
  • everyone maintains a technical focus

What you would engage in:

Reporting to the Director, Global Tax, you will work closely with the Corporate Finance team of skilled accountants and analysts. The primary responsibility is to support the accounting needs of the Tax Department to meet the corporate tax reporting and compliance requirements. This position offers the unique opportunity to not only improve your accounting and analytical skills but to also develop your knowledge in project and tax accounting as well as foreign entity reporting. This includes a hybrid model of work from home and office. The successful candidate will assist with the following:

  • Prepare accounting working papers to support the preparation of the annual corporate income tax returns which includes Canada, Australia and the US
  • Assist with the accounting and tax information gathering as required for our other foreign subsidiaries
  • Assist with the preparation of the income tax provisions and corporate income tax and information returns
  • Be part of the implementation of Microsoft Dynamics 365
  • Prepare branch financial statements and monthly G/L reconciliations and tax provisions
  • Prepare the sales tax filings, including GST/HST, PST, and QST returns
  • Apply technology effectively with your tech savvy skills to improve processes and to prepare accurate and complete work products.
  • Assist with special projects and ad-hoc questions and other duties as required.

What we require:

We respect the knowledge and experience you have gained to date and are willing to help you build on it. We do however require the following qualifications:

  • A post-secondary education in Accounting, Finance or related discipline
  • 2 – 7 years of progressive experience in general corporate accounting
  • have or are working towards a CPA accounting designation

In addition to the must have requirements you will excel in the role if you have the following:

  • Knowledge of tax or a willingness to learn tax accounting is an asset.
  • Excellent attention to detail and to producing quality work products.
  • Initiative, work ethic and hands-on deadline-oriented work style
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to manage multiple work assignments while meeting deadlines with high levels of accountability and integrity
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong Microsoft office and Excel skills.
  • High level of integrity and accountability.
  • Ability to work both independently and in a team.

Along with continued career development, KCB offers:

  • Hybrid work opportunities
  • Annual performance and salary review
  • PSMJ’s supported track record of profitability, leading to above average bonus payouts
  • Vacation policy that aligns to your experience
  • Paid OT, and wellness days
  • Flexible benefits, including RSP, social, and mental well-being initiatives
  • Commitment to global ESG standards

We are a global organization committed to employment equity. We respect the uniqueness that makes you, you. We encourage applications from all qualified career seekers, regardless of gender, sex, religion, or nationality.

To learn more about projects you could be a part of check out Projects - KCB (klohn.com) and our Careers page for more details.

Other details

  • Job Family Finance & Accounting
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Travel Required No
  • Required Education Certification
Location on Google Maps
  • Broadway Tech Centre, 500-2955 Virtual Way, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada