Accounting Clerk in Montreal!

Industry

Accountancy

Advert ID

CAN_455161

Location

Montr��al

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Manpower Canada - (CAN) 4950 Yonge Street Suite 700 ON Toronto , ON - M2N 6K1 Phone : 877-876-7331

ContactNumber

877-876-7331

Job Description

We are currently looking for an Accounting Clerk in Montreal for one of our clients in the banking industry!!!



RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE (but are not limited to):



* Classify, record, and summarize numerical and financial data to compile and keep financial records, using journals and ledgers or computers.

* Debit, credit, and total accounts on computer spreadsheets and databases, using specialized accounting software.

* Accounting entries

* Interpret data when entering information into the system

* Reconciliation & balancing



TOP SKILLS / EXPERIENCE:



* Strong Data entry skills

* Excellent attention to detail skills

* Ability to interpret data accordingly

* Entry level to 2 years financial and/or accounting experience required

* Verbal and written communication skills

* Critical thinking

* Ability to work independently and manage one's time

* Proficiency with MS Excel - pivot tables and some knowledge of macros

* Previous experience with computer applications, such as Microsoft Office Suites



NICE TO HAVE SKILLS/EXPERIENCE:



* Prior Banking/FI experience preferably in back or middle office

* Familiarity with foreign exchange/money markets

* Previous experience in the Trade finance world

* Bilingualism is a nice to have

* Knowledge of legal and company policies, procedures and regulations as related to accounting.



SOFT SKILLS:



* Communication skills

* Multitasking skills

* Active listening and ability to take initiative



WORKING HOURS: Mon-Fri / 9:30-6



EDUCATION: High School Diploma or equivalent required; Degree in accounting or related financial discipline (or in progress) is required



WORKING LOCATION: Montreal



PAY RATE: $15.50/ hour



LENGTH: 9 months contract! Potential for extension.